New Research Confirms Blockchain’s Effectiveness for Improved Data Sharing in the Retail Industry

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 · SCMR Staff
The Auburn University RFID Lab, in collaboration with GS1 US, completed a proof-of-concept that demonstrates the effectiveness of blockchain and radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies to improve serialized data sharing in the retail industry.

In supply chain we must trust

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 · Selva Rajah
Trust is the must have factor for supply networks

IBM and Chainyard Collaborate on Blockchain Network

Monday, August 5, 2019 · Patrick Burnson
IBM and Chainyard today announced Trust Your Supplier (TYS), a new blockchain network designed to improve supplier qualification, validation, onboarding and life cycle information management.

Blockchain Remains Top of Mind for Supply Chain Managers, Says SAP

Monday, July 22, 2019 · Patrick Burnson
When the 7th Annual Global Supply Chain Excellence Summit convenes next month at the USC Marshall School of Business, Blockchain will be addressed under the auspices of the conference theme: “Evolution-Revolution-Disruption.”

Global Shipping Business Network May Bring Blockchain One Step Closer to Unified Ocean Cargo Reality

Monday, July 15, 2019 · Patrick Burnson
How close is the ocean cargo industry getting to finally engage in collaborative blockchain strategies? CargoSmart says the day may soon be arriving.

Of Telegraphs and Blockchains

Thursday, June 6, 2019 · Michael Gravier
We have truly entered the disillusionment phase of the blockchain hype cycle with several outlets such as Gartner's writing about “blockchain fatigue”—although as with so much written about blockchain, the promise of fatigue is forecast some years into the future.

Air Force Institute of Technology releases free “Blockchain for Supply Chain” Tools

Monday, December 3, 2018 · SCMR Staff
New, interactive tool will help supply chain professionals learn about potential uses of blockchain

New Global Blockchain Alliances Vie for Ocean Cargo Supply Chain Dominance

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 · Patrick Burnson
CargoX is launching CargoX Smart B/L platform today, claiming that it is the “first open, neutral blockchain platform” in the shipping industry for real-world commercial use.

Supply Chain Crime Can Be Addressed By Blockchain Strategy, Says Deloitte Study

Thursday, November 8, 2018 · Patrick Burnson
During the past five years, an average of 31.1 percent of respondents to annual Deloitte polls say their organizations have experienced supply chain financial crime—particularly fraud, waste or abuse—in the preceding year.

Eximchain launches global supply chain management platform for blockchain

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 · SCMR Staff
The blockchain-based platform is designed to streamline supply chain finance, sourcing and inventory management

NextGen Supply Chain: Putting blockchain to work

Friday, September 7, 2018 · Bob Trebilcock
As more organizations pilot blockchain, use cases are emerging in the supply chain



Sourcing & Procurement

Inventory Management Risk Management Global Trade Ports & Shipping

Business Management

Supply Chain TMS WMS 3PL Government & Regulation Sustainability Finance

Software & Technology

Artificial Intelligence Automation Cloud IoT Robotics Software

The Academy

Executive Education Associations Institutions Universities & Colleges


Podcasts Webcasts Companies Visionaries White Papers Special Reports Premiums Magazine Archive


SCMR Magazine Newsletters Magazine Archives Customer Service

Press Releases

Press Releases Submit Press Release