5G to transform the logistics industry

on July 9, 2019
The 5G mobile broadband standard “promises to transform” the logistics industry by allowing more data to be transferred more quickly over networks, according to the 2019 State of Logistics report from the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), A.T. Kearney and Penske.

5G will be indispensable for helping to propel autonomous vehicles, large-scale Internet of Things (IoT) and drones, the report said. Other logistics-specific applications like fleet management and predictive maintenance will benefit from this standard and potentially drive greater efficiencies in the supply chain.

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Walmart to invest $1B in China logistics

on July 9, 2019
Ryan McDaniel, the senior vice president of Walmart China’s supply chain, announced a 1 million-square-foot warehouse in Dongguan, China, is part of $1.16 billion Walmart plans to invest in logistics in China.

The Walmart Huanan Fresh Food Distribution Center, which opened in March, serves more than 100 stores in the Guangdong and Guangxi regions and can ship up to 165,000 boxes per day.

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Webinar: TE tech talk with Hanhaa now available

on July 2, 2019
Join Azhar Hussain, CEO at Hanhaa and Christian Koehler, Senior Product Manager at TE Connectivity to learn how TE Connectivity in conjunction with Avnet joined forces to solve wireless connectivity. Working together as a team they developed an antenna solution to Hanhaa’s ParceLive device.

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How ParceLive can prevent cheating scandals from ruining your institution’s academic credibility

on July 2, 2019
Where there is demand for a service, one can almost certainly guarantee that there will be a steady stream of supply from those looking to capitalize on an opportunity to profit while simultaneously, and quickly, entering into a race to the bottom in terms of pricing, promotion, placement, and product quality.

Well, the supply chain manager or logistician who actually completed his or her degree would know this, but that is no longer a given considering that more and more students are admitting to their using either formal or informal channels to cheat so as to gain admittance into higher education without having to put in the time required to achieve such consideration otherwise.

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TrackIQ using Hanhaa’s ParceLive to monitor CBD shipments

on June 26, 2019
Founded in 2016, Mile High Labs have been setting the standards for cannabidiol (CBD) ingredient manufacturing. The team is committed to advancing the industry forward and making CBD accessible through scientific innovation and research.

Monitoring the condition of their CBD products while in transport is critical to Mile High Labs. CBD oil in particular is very reactive to the environment it is stored in. The best way to ship CBD is in an upright position with stable temperatures away from extreme light, heat or moisture. Storing CBD products in suitable environments will also increase their shelf life. It’s imperative that Mile High Labs implement a tracking solution that enables full transparency to the location, condition and security of their valuable shipments.

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