Tags: Logistics

Blockchains will alter the commercial vehicle industry, and more

According to a new Frost and Sullivan Report, blockchains will account for 10–15% of commercial vehicle (CV) industry transactions by 2025. The Report, which covers Heavy, Medium and Light Duty trucks, suggests that an increasing use of blockchain technology will go hand in hand with other advances in CV technologies – such as digital transformation,…

GTNexus gets supercharged

Infor has announced improved functionality in GTNexus. This is as a result of the increased investment it made in development following its acquisition. The announcement comes only a short time after enhancements to GTNexus were unveiled at Bridges where it also announced a deal with HSBC. It is not clear if these are in addition…

Ramco shows modest growth

Ramco has announced its first quarter results and they show modest growth. Total revenues were US$17.17 million up year on year from US$16.49 million up 4.12%.  This compares to the US HCM firm Ultimate who returned an increase of 20% in their recent results. The results show a small loss US$0.46 million. However, these results…

Priority Software buys Monitin ERP

Priority has announced the acquisition of Monitin Information Systems ERP activity. Monitin was founded in 1982 by Haim Goldstein and Micha Rotholtz. The company developed both ERP solutions under the brand name of @RMoney and web enablement tools for IBM legacy AS400 software. The latter, 2WEB/400 does not appear to be part of the deal.…

Logistics+transportation on IBM Blockchain and Watson IoT

  AOS SAS (AOS)  is a Bogotá company specializing in providing business solutions. AOS and IBM will collaborate enhance efficiency in the logistics and transport industry throughout Columbia. This will build on IBM Blockchain and Watson IoT in an IBM Cloud by:. leveraging the Internet of Things (IoT) services on IBM Cloud for trucks and…

Epicor locks up LSC with ERP

Epicor has announced that Locksmiths’ Supply Company (LSC) has implemented the cloud based Epicor ERP solution. The decision to implement a modern ERP is part of a wider digitalisation program. Part of the impetus for doing this has come as the security industry is becoming increasingly high tech. LSC staff and clients are seeing increasing…

Amazon selects Infor for logistics business

Charles Phillips revealed that Amazon has selected Infor GT Nexus to assist its growth as a logistics business. Phillips commented “Amazon selected GT Nexus for transport management as they build out their fulfilment business this is a strategic partnership since amazon will have a major influence on the fulfilment and logistics of consumer and business…

Ramco strengthens global footprint with HCM win

Ramco has announced that the global shipping company Transworld Group has chosen to implement its HCM and Payroll solution. Founded in Mumbai in 1977 as a shipping agency Transworld Group now operates as a multi-faceted Shipping and Logistics conglomerate. The company is now headquartered in the Jebel Ali Free Zone (Dubai, UAE). It also has offices…

Ramco breaks into US logistics market displacing SAP

Indian ERP firm Ramco has announced that it has won a major deal in the US logistics market with G&D Integrated. This follows its success in the North American aerospace market. G&D integrated, a logistics firm with more than 20 warehouse locations based in Morton has selected a comprehensive Logistics ERP suite from Ramco. They…