LOGISTICS SECTOR

Grab to integrate GrabFood into super app with islandwide beta-testing in May

Close to one year since its inception, GrabFood has become the fastest-growing business unit in Grab, with orders growing 25 per cent month on month, the company said.

Scheme to help supply chain sector step up tech innovation

The logistics industry's embrace of high-tech innovation like warehouse automation is well established, but it is going up a gear here thanks to an initiative announced this week.

Key trends for Asia's logistics sector in 2019

THE logistics sector has seen its fair share of disruption in the recent decade. The call for automation and new technologies to drive productivity in logistics is stronger than ever. In response...

Logistics sector gearing up to accelerate technology adoption

SINGAPORE'S logistics sector is stepping on the gas pedal in its technology adoption efforts, with a three-year plan outlining ways for various stakeholders to digitalise their processes and...

Logistics sector rolls out plan to accelerate technology adoption

SINGAPORE'S logistics sector is stepping on the gas pedal in its technology adoption efforts, with a three-year plan outlining ways for various stakeholders to digitalise their processes and...

Ryde says it will not use private-hire drivers for new courier service, apologises for confusion

SINGAPORE - Local transportation start-up Ryde has clarified that it will not tap private-hire drivers and cabbies for the new peer-to-peer, on-demand courier service that it is launching on Sept...

Pooches have to stick together in dog-eat-dog world of logistics industry: ST Logistics CEO

EVEN in the dog-eat-dog world of the logistics industry, pooches will sometimes have to stick together.

At local haulage start-up, customers set the prices

Ride-hailing and bike-sharing platforms have entrenched themselves in many countries, including Singapore. And the trend has now spread to container trucks.

New union formed for supply chain employees; ST Logistics is first firm on board

SINGAPORE - A new union has been formed for the logistics and supply chain management sector in Singapore, the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) announced on Monday (April 30).

Temasek, Kuehne tie up to invest in early-stage logistics tech

STATE investment firm Temasek Holdings has its eye on budding logistics and supply chain technology firms worldwide - the latest move in its tech-sector venture plays.

oBike makes foray into delivery service

Singapore-based oBike continues expanding beyond the bike-sharing sector, with the introduction of a delivery service.