Uber seeks to resume AV trials nearly eight months after Arizona fatality

Nov 14, 2018
Uber wants to resume testing its self-driving cars on public roads nearly eight months after one of its autonomous vehicles (AV) killed a pedestrian in Arizona. First published on www.ITSInternational.com

Amazon effect changing e-commerce and omnichannel environment says study

Nov 13, 2018
80% of respondents have purchased from Amazon’s marketplace in the past six months, as opposed to 65% who have purchased from a physical retail store, but an omnichannel environment is still critical

Ryder’s Q3 revenues up 17% and company increases full-year earnings forecast

Nov 12, 2018
Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE:R) saw a record Q3 revenue of $2.2 Billion and record Q3 operating revenue of $1.7 Billion, up 13%

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Nov 8, 2018
Politics, policies and the supply chain

A bad deal Brexit will endanger materials handling industry says expert

Nov 8, 2018
A leading expert in materials handling warns of the impact of Brexit on the industry

Collaborative robots driving big productivity gains for consumer packaged goods companies but adoption currently low

Nov 7, 2018
collaborative robots (cobots), artificial intelligence and big data have huge potential, with the former driving major value gains for users.

47% of supply chain executives still rely on Excel says survey

Nov 6, 2018
Survey reveals the gap that continues to exist when it comes to moving towards advanced analytics in the supply chain, with only 22% of companies having an advanced analytics initiative

Ruckit, Inc. unveils new trucking management software for the trillion-dollar heavy construction & bulk materials industry

Nov 5, 2018
Collaborative logistics platform operates on app, connecting contractors, material producers and trucking companies

Strong US consumer spending will continue into holiday season, boosting shipping demand

Nov 2, 2018
Consumers will spend 4.1% more than last year during winter holidays, according to NRF Survey

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Nov 2, 2018
IT’S CHRISTMAAAAAAS … shipping season