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Businesses need to stop resisting digitisation says Sam Achampong at Leaders in Logistics 2019
Speaking during his presentation ‘Digitalisation in Procurement & Supply’, Achampong said that too many companies are only reacting to technology and letting it lead them, rather than the other way round
Etihad Cargo’s iCargo platform handles half a million bookings since launch
Since its launch, iCargo has successfully handled almost half a million bookings, 115,000 flights processed and 10 million messages from close to 3,000 customers and nearly 6,000 users
Swisslog showcases its robot-based solution, ItemPiQ, whose gripper can pick up to 1,000 items per hour
Swisslog is participating in GITEX Technology Week 2019 in collaboration with Etisalat
Cargo.one ramps up digital capabilities of AirBridgeCargo and CargoLogicAir
From now on, ABC and CLA capacities are available online for cargo, covering general and premium services, originating from Frankfurt, Munich and Leipzig in Germany, as well as Amsterdam in the Netherlands
Comment: Combat margin erosion in five steps
In a logistics industry based on 30-year-old legacy systems, facing disruption from digitisation and new tech-savvy start-ups, what can you do to combat margin erosion?
Automation experts suggest ways to improve transition to digital systems
Delegates at SPS Automation Middle East conference said digitalisation must be a management-led initiative
Oman Air Cargo continues digitisation push with new mobile app
It follows on from the deployment of a SmartKargo cloud-based cargo management solution that was launched back in September 2017
Comment: Digitisation and technology integral to regional maritime growth
Mahmoud Gamal, commercial manager, Transmar, looks at digitization and new technologies affecting the Middle East maritime sector
Abu Dhabi Ports selects Dell Technologies for digital transformation
The MoU with Dell Technologies is designed to provide Abu Dhabi Ports with consulting services and help them leverage high value-added technologies such as blockchain, and artificial intelligence (AI) to fuel their digital transformation journey
DHL introduces digital platform Saloodo in UAE
The UAE is the first market outside of Europe where the digital solution is being offered.
Majid Al Futtaim digitises Carrefour shopping, plans automated warehouse
Carrefour now has one digital platform that integrates over 100,000 products on its website, in-store kiosks and tablets, and mobile app, and will automate its back-end logistics to support it.
Chalhoub Group: the hybrid retailer
Chalhoub Group is taking its pursuit of excellence in retail logistics into the digital sphere in Saudi Arabia, with FarEye as a key technology partner for the last mile

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