Key technologies set to reshape the supply chain, logistics industry in 2021

​While we may not dare to declare 2021 a post-COVID world just yet, Nishan Wijemanne, managing director APAC at Körber Supply Chain Software, discusses the top trends to watch out for in 2021. With a national lockdown from March to May, and a second Auckland lockdown in August, stay-at-home directives dominated 2020. The pandemic forcedContinue reading “Key technologies set to reshape the supply chain, logistics industry in 2021”

Blockchain to create supply-chain checking app

Traditionally, consumers seek cheaper products at higher value, but now people are more aware of social and moral considerations. Concerns like child labour, sustainability and animal welfare mean the consumer’s need for transparency has increased, and so University of Canterbury (UC) PhD student Pouyan Jahanbin is developing a tool to give people real-time information onContinue reading “Blockchain to create supply-chain checking app”