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Posts Tagged ‘logistics’

  • iHub first tokenised African tech accelerator

    Nairobi’s iHub becomes Africa’s first tokenised tech incubator

    November 12, 2018 • East Africa, Startups, Top StoriesComments Off on Nairobi’s iHub becomes Africa’s first tokenised tech incubator

    Kenyan innovation hub and tech accelerator iHub has recently partnered with Raise, a Bahamian and Kenyan technology company that has developed a company ownership platform to manage compliant digital securities in frontier markets. The announcement of this...

  • Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma

    Rwanda and Alibaba Group merge to promote Rwanda’s economic development

    November 2, 2018 • East Africa, FinanceComments Off on Rwanda and Alibaba Group merge to promote Rwanda’s economic development

    Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma witnessed the signing of three Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) between the Rwandan Government and Alibaba establishing an eWTP (electronic world trade platform) hub in Rwanda....

  • IoT: Driving innovation in supply chain and logistics

    IoT: Driving innovation in supply chain and logistics

    June 18, 2018 • Internet of ThingsComments Off on IoT: Driving innovation in supply chain and logistics

    It has become widely respected that when technology is used to aid innovation, it can deliver significant value to the business bottom line. Not only do the latest disruptive technologies often aid in reducing operational costs to businesses, but they can...

  • Investment in tracking technologies should be a key focus for business

    Investment in tracking technologies should be a key focus for business

    January 25, 2018 • Internet of ThingsComments Off on Investment in tracking technologies should be a key focus for business

    In today’s society, technology has been changing at an unprecedented pace. When you consider that tablets sales are now about to overtake the combined sales of desktops and laptops, it becomes apparent. The logistics and retail industry, which includes...

  • Interview: Benji Coetzee EmptyTrips CEO, Seedstars Finalist

    June 30, 2017 • General, Southern Africa, Startups, Top StoriesComments Off on Interview: Benji Coetzee EmptyTrips CEO, Seedstars Finalist

    In another eye-opening interview, IT News Africa spoke to Benji Coetzee, the CEO and Founder of innovative startup, EmptyTrips. EmptyTrips is a startup which is looking to usher in a new age of logistics. As many transporters and companies suffer from empty...

  • DHL to leverage Internet of Things in Logistics

    June 22, 2017 • General, Internet of Things, Top StoriesComments Off on DHL to leverage Internet of Things in Logistics

    DHL Supply Chain, the contract logistics specialist within the Deutsche Post DHL Group, in collaboration with Cisco and start-up Conduce, have forged ahead on their path of digitalisation by implementing Internet of Things technology into warehousing to...

  • Can businesses afford to use an IT provider who isn’t vendor certified?

    How to use technology in the retail sector

    June 19, 2017 • RetailComments Off on How to use technology in the retail sector

        We’re talking about the future potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI), augmented reality, and automated drone delivery. We’re talking about beacons and smart mirrors and geolocation services. But really, the retail technology conversation...

  • Nigeria’s telecom system crashes

    July 14, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Nigeria’s telecom system crashes

    Nigerian telecommunication operators are experiencing poor mobile services due to capacity problems facing the country’s telecoms sector. Nigerian mobile users are experiencing dropped calls, unsolicited text messages and network failure across most...

  • Nestle takes logistics operations online

    March 25, 2009 • Enterprise ITComments Off on Nestle takes logistics operations online

    GT Nexus Urban has been selected by Nestlé to provide a central online hub to streamline ocean freight procurement negotiation and contracting processes...