Trade & Logistics

Cargotec participates in DIMECC’s new ecosystem for digitisation

Cargotec participates in a new ecosystem launched by DIMECC Ltd, an innovation hub for digitalising industry in Finland, where leading Finnish companies refine new products and services out of data. The vision of the Connected Industry Ecosystem is to transform rapidly increasing data into creative new business. The ambition is, for example, to apply artificial […]

Cargotec develops intelligent cargo handling with services from Orange

Orange Business Services and Cargotec have signed a three-year, multi-million euro agreement for worldwide IoT connectivity that helps Cargotec keep goods moving efficiently and safely. Cargotec, with headquarters in Finland, is a leading provider of cargo and load handling solutions. Cargo traffic is one of the vital services that helps keep our global society up […]

ShipServ move to the cloud with enhanced security and efficiency

ShipServ provides the world’s largest procurement platform for the marine industry, helping marine buyers easily find suppliers, trade efficiently and build relationships with those trading partners. For suppliers, ShipServ provides a set of solutions helping them to serve customers more efficiently and gain access to new markets. Founded in 1999, the company has seen continued […]

Testing digital technology to improve energy trading efficiency

‘Blockchain’ may sound cryptic, but the mystique is limited when it comes to what it could offer a company doing thousands of physical energy trades every year. Any transaction, whether it is of funds, services or commodities, needs a system that makes transfer of ownership secure, transparent and efficient. Such systems might be based on […]

Saxo Bank uses Interoute’s advanced network to support trading platform

Interoute, owner-operator of one of Europe’s largest networks and a global cloud services platform, has announced that Saxo Bank, a specialist in global online trading and investment, is leveraging Interoute’s high capacity low latency network to connect its award-winning multi-asset trading platform to the bank’s clients, brokers and the global financial markets. Saxo Bank, an […]

Commodity traders, energy majors and banks join forces for blockchain

In a unique collaboration, several of the world’s largest trading houses, integrated energy companies and banks intend to create and invest in a new venture, which will be managed and operated as an independent entity. The new venture will develop a blockchain-based digital platform intended to modernise and transform post-transaction management of physical energy commodities […]

Cisco, Siemens and VMware running live digital businesses on SAP HANA

SAP SE has announced that Cisco Systems Inc., Siemens AG and VMware Inc. saw more successful sales, greater productivity or significantly faster customer implementation by using SAP HANA®, a market-leading in-memory data and application development platform. The power of SAP HANA has helped these companies transition to the digital enterprise using business-critical applications that combine […]

Diamond Logistics is a ready business

Diamond Logistics is the UK’s fastest growing logistics provider. The company has opened 14 new locations in the last two years, and plans a further 25 in the next year. Its success is built on rapid response and a can-do attitude. Incoming calls are the lifeblood of the business. As Diamond grows, it needs a […]

Siemens builds eHighway in Germany

Siemens has been commissioned by the German state of Hesse to build an overhead contact line for electrified freight transport on a ten-kilometre stretch of autobahn. The line will supply electricity for the electric drive of a hybrid truck. Siemens originally presented its innovative “eHighway” concept in 2012. The system will be installed on the […]

Upcoming ICO announces adopters of its exchange & technology, an advanced financial exchange based on blockchain technology is conducting the first ever ICO with early adopters and partners of its revolutionary platform that will stand out as the first crypto-offering to have a platform and expansive distribution network from first day of operations. CEO Jim Preissler commented on its platform adopters, “We’re fortunate […]

Instinet selects Interxion for BlockMatch® hosting

INTERXION HOLDING NV (NYSE: INXN), a leading European provider of carrier and cloud-neutral data centre services, today announced that it is working with global institutional agency-model broker Instinet to host the firm’s MTF, BlockMatch. Building on their long-standing relationship, Instinet will locate the matching engine of its proprietary BlockMatch® multilateral trading facility (MTF) into Interxion’s […]

Rimini Street expands investment and operations in Europe

Rimini Street, Inc., (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced the appointment of industry leader Marc Chesover as general manager of Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The Company also announced the launch of its French […]

TIM, Fastweb and Huawei to start 5G testing in Bari and Matera

The project by TIM, Fastweb and Huawei for the development of the new mobile networks in Bari and Matera enters into the operative stage as the Ministry of Economic Development (Mise) has awarded the the 5G testing on 3,6 – 3,8 GHz spectrum frequencies in the two cities, as defined in the call for tenders. […]

Misco selects NetSuite OneWorld to deliver business transformation

Oracle NetSuite, one of the world’s leading providers of cloud-based financials / ERP, HR, Professional Services Automation (PSA) and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that Misco, a leading European B2B reseller of IT products and services has selected NetSuite OneWorld to modernise and transform its business. Misco selected NetSuite OneWorld for its multi-language and […]

bpost to accelerate expansion of its logistics business with Radial

Radial is a leading provider of integrated e-commerce logistics and omnichannel technology solutions, headquartered in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania (USA). In 2016, Radial fulfilled over 306 million units for its retail customers, across 24 fulfilment centres. Radial is largely ahead of its peers in terms of scale, geographic coverage and breadth of services. In addition […]

Trade Management Software market 11.42% CAGR growth by 2021

According to the Trade Management Software market report, one of the major drivers for this market is need for efficient supply chain. The need for global supply chain visibility and optimisation has increased among trading companies because of the growing cost of global shipments, extended delivery time, and the variations in lead time. The visibility […]

Cognitive intelligence solution developed to digitise global trade

HSBC, the world’s leading trade finance bank, is working with IBM (NYSE: IBM) to develop a cognitive intelligence solution combining optical character recognition with advanced robotics to make global trade safer and more efficient for thousands of businesses. HSBC’s Global Trade and Receivables Finance (GTRF) team facilitates over USD500 billion of documentary trade for customers […]

Novasep becomes an Authorised Economic Operator (AEO)

Novasep, a leading supplier of services and technologies for the life sciences industry, today announces that its French sites, in Chasse-sur-Rhone and Mourenx have been granted the Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status by French Custom Authorities. This certification completes the one already granted to German Leverkusen site. The AEO certificate covers two key challenges for […]

Abel Noser Solutions expands office for growing product demand

Abel Noser Solutions, the leading provider of Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) software and services for fixed income, FX, futures and global equities trading, have announced an expanded sales and client services office in London to support demand for its current product and service lines, including Euro-centric compliance solutions. “We’re excited for the opportunity to continue […]

IBS Software a leading provider for travel, transportation and logistics

In September 2017, IBS completes 20 years in business. From its modest beginning in 1997, IBS today is a multi-national corporation with nearly 3,000 people from 20 nationalities, operating from 10 global locations and powering mission critical operations of some of the world’s best airlines, busiest airports, leading cruise lines, major travel distributors & hotels, […]