IoT in Supply Chain & Logistics

IoT in Supply Chain & Logistics

Food and grocery supply chains face IoT revolution, research suggests

Investment in smart IoT devices is set to rise among food and grocery companies, causing significant change in global supply chains, according to research...

UK government launches connected car security guidelines

The UK government has published guidance to help improve the security of connected and autonomous vehicles. The government said that these guidelines would ensure that...

Tata Comms: Airlines on digital transformation journey as IoT takes flight

The sky's the limit when it comes to the opportunities that the IoT offers airlines – but ensuring a smooth take-off for these technologies...

Connected supply chains still a way off for consumer goods, says...

The digital transformation of consumer goods supply chains is being held back by legacy infrastructure, according to a recent survey from IoT start-up, Evrythng. In...

ZMP CarriRo robot to deliver sushi in Japan

Sushi lovers are no strangers to food on demand – but now Japanese robotics company ZMP is moving from conveyor belts to autonomous robot...

Ocado trials driverless CargoPod for last-mile grocery deliveries

Online grocery retailer Ocado has announced that its Ocado Technology unit has conducted a “very successful” driverless deliveries trial on the streets of the...

Amazon patents inner-city drone delivery towers

Online retailer turned technology giant Amazon has applied for a patent for a multi-level fulfillment center to support its drone delivery business. The patent, published...

JD.com launches robot delivery in China

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has taken a big step towards logistics automation, introducing a robot delivery service at several universities around the country.  The prospect...

Zebra CTO: Rethinking innovation in the age of IoT

It’s time for business leaders to rethink false assumptions about innovation, says Zebra Technologies CTO Tom Bianculli, in an exclusive article for Internet of Business.  How...

Feeling the chill: Bringing IoT to cold chain logistics in retail

In a contributed article for Internet of Business, Dermot O’Connell, vice president of OEM and IoT solutions for Dell EMC EMEA, discusses how IoT...

IoT innovators urged to take starting positions for Formula 1 competition

Calling all motorsport-obsessed IoT innovators: Tata Communications has launched its Formula 1 Connectivity Innovation Prize, with star driver Lewis Hamilton as one of the judges...

Sweet dreams: Eclipse creates IoT Open Testbeds

Open source software lifecycle group the Eclipse Foundation has laid down additional cornerstones that it is hoping will bring more unity and compatibility to the...