Frontiers in warehouse automation

Sunday, May 19, 2024 · Miguel Rodriguez Garcia and Erez Agmoni
Automation is transforming the warehouse industry as companies pursue improvements in supply chain efficiency and productivity

Taking on flexibility and variability at Maersk

Friday, June 23, 2023 · Bob Trebilcock
Maersk continues to focus on brining predictability and efficiency to the supply chain, and its new innovation center in New Jersey advances that goal.

What Maersk Really Means About Global Integration

Friday, February 23, 2018 · Patrick Burnson
Mainstream business news reporters missed an important detail in the presentation given by A.P. Moller Maersk CEO, Soren Skou to shareholders last week.

Maersk Line’s “North America Trade Report” Reveals Supply Chain Strengths

Thursday, February 22, 2018 · Patrick Burnson
Maersk Line's latest “North America Trade Report” reveals that U.S.-Canadian trade is set to deliver another year of robust growth.

Maersk to Embark on “Transformational” Supply Chain Journey

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 · Patrick Burnson
A.P. Moller-Maersk intends to “transform” its logistics and supply chain model to compete with package delivery behemoths like UPS and Fedex. Industry analysts are skeptical.

IBM and Port of Rotterdam Embark on Wave of Digitization

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 · Patrick Burnson
The Port of Rotterdam Authority and IBM today announced their collaboration on a multi-year digitization initiative to transform the port's operational environment using Internet of Things (IoT) technologies in the cloud to benefit the port and its stakeholders.

No Shortcuts to Security

Thursday, November 2, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
Measuring your threshold for risk has become more complicated than ever. However, industry analysts contend that we need to get better at it because concerns about cyber security, financial malfeasance, political exposure and climate change are here to stay.

FMC Takes a Closer Look at Blockchain Technology in Ocean Cargo Sector

Friday, July 7, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
A panel of experts participated in a "brown bag" lunch discussion this past week, hosted by the Federal Maritime Commission, where the topic of blockchain technology and its applicability to supply chain management and increasing efficiency in international trade was…

Maersk Reassures Supply Chain Managers as Operations Are Restored

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
Supply chain managers returning to work today after the July 4th holiday have been given some good news by Maersk, which has been reassuring shippers that it has been reopening “key applications” after last week's cyber attack.

Port of Los Angeles Reacts to Petya Crisis as CargoSmart Provides Some Supply Chain Solutions

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
Maersk Line and the APM Terminals should soon return their operations back to normal, including possibly re-routing vessels to other terminals.

SupplyChainTechTrends: Is blockchain coming of age?

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
Supply chain managers have yet to fully embrace the power of blockchain technology, say analysts, but the advance seems all but inexorable.

Maersk Deal With Microsoft Brings More Digitization to Global Supply Chain

Monday, May 1, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
While much transportation trade press attention has been given to the predicted purchase of Hamburg Sud by Maersk, the Danish mega carrier has been quietly negotiating a deal with another legendary giant in the information technology sector.

IBM and Maersk Make Bold Move to Transform Global Supply Chains

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
Two blue chip players in today's global supply chain marketplace announced that they plan to introduce a “transformational” service designed to expedite ocean cargo shipping and mitigate risk.

Maersk Split Will Pose Fresh Challenge for Supply Chain Managers

Thursday, September 22, 2016 · Patrick Burnson
Rumors that A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S would split its operations into divisions concentrated on transportation and energy were realized last evening.

Seaports and ocean carriers pursue sustainable goals

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 · Patrick Burnson
“Beyond the Factory Gates: Extending Sustainability into the Logistics and Transportation Sector,” proved to be one of the more compelling panel discussions at last week’s BSR conference in New York.



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