LOGISTICS SECTOR

French firm Bollore Logistics opens $100m logistics facility in Boon Lay

SINGAPORE - French logistics and transport company Bollore Logistics has opened a $100 million facility in the Boon Lay area which houses the firm's first innovation centre in Asia Pacific and...

Shared data platform to cut wasted trips and waiting time

For the logistics sector, artificial intelligence (AI) is the answer to two problems: wasted trips and waiting in line at the container depot.

DBS launches digital solutions package for logistics SMEs

DBS Bank on Wednesday rolled out a digital solutions package for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the logistics sector, aiming to help...

New think-tank set up to spur innovation in logistics sector

Reefknot Investments, a venture capital fund backed by Singapore investment firm Temasek, has set up a think-tank with four other industry players to spearhead changes in the supply chain and...

Sats and DHL sign MOU to create offerings for airlines to better manage supply chain

The initiative will deliver costs savings for airlines while giving travellers more choice of in-flight meals and a greater array of amenities.

Firms tapping tech to boost logistics amid uncertainties

Companies are embracing technology to save money, boost productivity and react quickly to severe disruptions to global supply chains, including a damaging trade war.

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...