IoT in Supply Chain & Logistics

IoT in Supply Chain & Logistics

What data does a ‘digital twin’ run on?

So-called 'digital twins' have been hailed as one of the top Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to track in 2017. They're software-based 'representations' of physical...

Deutsche Post DHL, Huawei sign connected supply chain partnership

Mail and logistics company Deutsche Post DHL (DPDHL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with telecoms equipment manufacturer Huawei to develop a range of...

Oracle broadens IoT cloud offering with four new solutions

Oracle is expanding its Internet of Things (IoT) offering with four new cloud-based services designed to help businesses incorporate connected devices and make the most...

Blockchain: transforming the IoT’s security vulnerability into a strategic advantage

The very strength of the IoT has been its undoing — until it met blockchain. What makes the IoT tick is the millions of sensors...

Nokia spreads its wings with new Worldwide IoT Network Grid (WING)

Following recent updates to its Impact IoT platform, Nokia has created a worldwide IoT network grid (Wing) as a service for multinational companies with...

Honeywell and Intel form partnership to enhance retail sector with IoT

Industrial giant Honeywell and semiconductor company Intel have formed a partnership to develop new retail products to enhance logistics, improve inventory visibility and drive supply chain efficiency....

Digitizing the supply chain: Why Pfizer is investing in IoT, drones...

Internet of Business spent five minutes with Mirko Senatore, director of the Network Solutions & Excellence Team EMEA (part of the Global Supply Chain organization)...

Start-up of the month: Bundles – reducing waste in the laundry...

IoB spends five minutes with Marcel Peters, CEO and founder of Dutch start-up Bundles, talking IoT laundry services, reducing waste in the supply chain,...

Why Schneider is bringing IIoT, Blockchain and robotics to the supply...

Internet of Business catches up with Brian Tessier, VP of global supply chain innovation and executive director of the Schneider Electric Center of Digital...

WestRock, EVRYTHNG launch connected packaging solution

WestRock Company has announced the launch of a connected packaging solution to track and trace paper-based consumer packages globally. The paper and packaging solutions provider said...

French postal service given go-ahead to start drone deliveries

The French postal service, Le Groupe La Poste, has been given the go-ahead to begin a weekly drone delivery service. The French postal service will soon...

Q&A: John Lewis on how IoT automation can cure supply chain...

John Munnelly, head of operations at retailer John Lewis’ Magna Park Campus, talks to Internet of Business about how the Internet of Things (IoT)...