LogTech Industry Roundup: Q2 2016

By | July 5th, 2016|Events, Freight Insights, General|

LogTech Industry Roundup: Q2 2016 Highlights from our quarterly review of disruptive logistics technologies are included below. If you're interested in the underlying data, more observations and updates about Freightos over the last [...]

Five Technology Trends That Will Change Global Freight

By | May 17th, 2016|Events, Freight Insights, General, Logistics and Supply Chain Technology Series|

Five Tech Trends That Will Change Freight 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 [...]

Freightos named a 2016 Cool Vendor by Gartner

By | May 4th, 2016|Events, General, News|

Freightos named a 2016 Cool Vendor in Supply Chain Services by Gartner We try to keep this blog as informative as possible ... but sometimes, we deserve to [...]

Logistics Technology and Startup Roundup: Q1 2016

By | April 17th, 2016|Events, Freight Insights, General|

Logistics Technology Updates: Q1 2016 Brought to you by Freightos, the Internet marketplace of the trillion dollar international freight industry. Overview | Industry Research | Tech Giants | [...]

Five Key Takeaways From JOC’s TPM 2016

By | March 10th, 2016|Events, Freight Insights, General, Logistics and Supply Chain Technology Series|

Five Key Takeaways From TPM 2016 For shippers, carriers and logistics providers, the JOC’s TPM (Trans-Pacific Maritime Conference) is one of the must-attends on the annual events calendar. I [...]

Freightos Expands US Presence with former DB Schenker Executive

By | November 17th, 2015|Events, News|

Freightos Expands US Presence   Former DB Schenker Executive Joins Freightos To Back Industry Move to Online Freight Sales and Booking   Freightos, the innovative logistics startup bringing freight [...]

Carriers, Canals and Computers: Innovation in Freight Comes to Amsterdam

By | November 13th, 2013|Events, Freight Insights, News|

A little bit about Amsterdam Spending too much time talking about ships, trucks, trains and planes? Did you know that in Amsterdam, 58% of the population bikes every single day?! Transportation isn’t the only thing working for the Dutch capital. Boasting over 200 Van Gogh pictures, 2,500 houseboats and 22 pictures by Rembrandt, visitors to the city won’t be bored. And then there are the canals, which just celebrated their 400th birthday. Canals in Amsterdam (Photo from JoanMaximo on Flickr) E-Freight and Resistance to Innovation We’ll get back to Amsterdam in a second…but let’s take a look at your freight business for a second. How many pieces of paper do you generate a day? According to this AirCargoNews article, traditional air cargo documentation requires 30 pieces of paper for every single shipment. Which is equal to some 7,800 tons of paper created every year or 80 B747 freighter-loads of paper. And that’s just air! […]

Freight Shows and Frequent Flyer Miles

By | October 23rd, 2013|Events, News|

Freightos has been earning some frequent flyer miles, attending some of the most important freight shows this month, including CILF in China, Air Cargo & Logistics in Singapore and Intermodal [...]