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Five Technology Trends That Will Change Global Freight

May 17, 2016 | John Edmonds

A whopping $13.92 billion dollars of US venture capital was invested in the first quarter of 2016. And with daily headlines on new Ubers for X, new tech acquisitions, and the continuing crawl of technology into our everyday life, we’re focussing on five emerging tech...

Getting Smart With Logistics Big Data

March 23, 2016 | John Edmonds

Here at Freightos, we’re big fans of making global logistics work better by bringing data online (and especially instant freight quotes!).  And, like many other logistics startups, we’re particularly enthusiastic about how Big Data can change the...

Fercam: Better Sales and Operations with Freightos

August 5, 2015 | John Edmonds

Fercam’s Search For Better Freight Unlike other divisions at Fercam that predominantly use internal fleets, the Air & Ocean Division depends on numerous carriers, each with multiple tariffs and surcharges, and each constantly changing. This made it incredible challenging to ensure...

Does Excel Really Excel At Rate Management?

June 22, 2015 | John Edmonds

Imagine you’re at the supermarket .. but checkout is taking hours. To price every item, the cashier looks at a gigantic Excel spreadsheet. When it’s not there, the cashier calls the head office to get the price. Satisfied?...