Electric Trucks: Disrupting Industries

Electric Trucks: Disrupting Industries

In our ever-warming world, electric vehicles (EVs) are increasingly gaining prominence, and disrupting decade old markets. While the driving force behind innovation in the electronic vehicle market has been the much needed environmental protection, there are significant logistical incentives as well. Industrial leaders are reacting to these advances in surprising...

Using Machine Learning for Tracking in Logistics

Using Machine Learning for Tracking in Logistics

The latest trends of researchers of our generation, data mining and machine learning, have finally gotten the attention of logistics companies and fleet owners. Machine learning algorithms such as neural networks, computer systems configurated around functions of the human brain and nervous system, and support vector machines are generally used...

Amazon Reinventing the Delivery Value Chain

Amazon Reinventing the Delivery Value Chain

There are many ways how logistics companies can ship products to their customers. An exceptional example is Amazon: It builds its own distribution network by breaking down the traditional delivery value chain just to recompose it piece-by-piece to build a tailored distribution network. Parcel delivery companies such as DHL have...

Service drivers between the company and the customer

Service drivers between the company and the customer

The Transport and logistics industry is booming like never! Every day, millions of goods must be delivered from one place to another, and the services provided. In recent years, the rapid development of the online trade has strongly contributed to this growth. Thereby goods are usually delivered by package carriers. A...

Why Autonomous Trucks Will Become a Mass Phenomenon

Why Autonomous Trucks Will Become a Mass Phenomenon

When will autonomous cars actually appear on the roads? The answer depends on your perspective. Companies like Alphabet’s Waymo are already running hundreds of autonomous cars on American roads. These cars can navigate city streets just as well as highways and long-winding country roads. However, they must always have an alert safety...