Login Join AJOT
Follow us on Twitter!    Follow us on LinkedIn!    Follow us on Facebook!

Shipping Technology


Global e-commerce giant DHgate signs agreement with Agility’s Shipa Freight
Global e-commerce giant DHgate signs agreement with Agility’s Shipa Freight

AJOT | July 13, 2021 | Logistics | Shipping Technology

DHgate buyers and sellers to get shipping quotes, and book, pay, and track their freight online

Hermes Logistics Technologies appoints new CTO and rolls out series of successful next generation upgrades
Hermes Logistics Technologies appoints new CTO and rolls out series of successful next generation upgrades

AJOT | July 13, 2021 | Shipping Technology

Hermes Logistics Technologies (HLT) has appointed Marcus Campbell as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO) during a successful roll out of its new Hermes 5 (H5) system upgrade for a number of customers worldwide.

A robot obsessed with shoes
A robot obsessed with shoes

AJOT | July 13, 2021 | Logistics | Shipping Technology

The German robotics start-up Magazino exhibits their mobile picking robot TORU in Italy for the first time. The A.I.-driven robot is specialized in picking, transporting and stowing shoe boxes in warehouses of online retailers. Visitors of the Expo Riva Schuh in Riva del Garda can experience a live demonstration of the robot at the Magazino booth E13 in Hall B1 from July 18 – 20, 2021.

enVista acquires HCM Systems to expand automation capabilities

AJOT | July 12, 2021 | Shipping Technology

Descartes acquires GreenMile

AJOT | July 08, 2021 | Shipping Technology

Kroger collaborates with KNAPP to modernize and expand Great Lakes distribution center
Kroger collaborates with KNAPP to modernize and expand Great Lakes distribution center

AJOT | July 06, 2021 | Shipping Technology

The Kroger Co., America’s largest grocery retailer, and KNAPP, a global leader in intelligent automation and specialized software solutions, today announced their agreement to deploy, expand, and enhance the capabilities and capacity of the retailer’s existing Great Lakes Distribution Center in Delaware, Ohio. The facility is currently being renovated to add modern state-of-the-art technology and is expected to be complete this summer.

Geek+ Leads the Industry with 20,000 AMRs Sold Globally
Geek+ Leads the Industry with 20,000 AMRs Sold Globally

AJOT | July 02, 2021 | Shipping Technology

Geek+, a global AMR leader, announces that it is has reached a new milestone for the industry with 20,000 autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) sold worldwide, accelerating the transformation of the global supply chain through fast-track growth capabilities.

Loadsmart launches data insights product to strengthen shipper operations
Loadsmart launches data insights product to strengthen shipper operations

AJOT | June 23, 2021 | Shipping Technology

Tapping proprietary system data, inaugural freight data insights report reveals timely trends in detention and lead time by industry and mode

CEVA Logistics offers enhanced ground, rail transport visibility through global agreement with project44
CEVA Logistics offers enhanced ground, rail transport visibility through global agreement with project44

AJOT | June 17, 2021 | Intermodal News | Logistics | Shipping Technology

• CEVA Logistics continues technology platform integrations for carrier, customer shipment visibility through global agreement • project44 to provide CEVA and its customers with real-time visibility data, dynamic ETA, exception management, and data standardization, enrichment and connectivity services to create leading supply chain visibility

Woven Capital invests in Ridecell to accelerate global growth in IoT-driven automation for mobility and fleet businesses
Woven Capital invests in Ridecell to accelerate global growth in IoT-driven automation for mobility and fleet businesses

AJOT | June 17, 2021 | Shipping Technology

Woven Capital, L.P. today announced that it has made an investment in Ridecell Inc., a leading platform powering digital transformations and IoT automation for fleet-driven businesses. Woven Capital is an $800 million global investment fund that supports innovative, growth-stage companies in mobility, automation, artificial intelligence, data and analytics, connectivity, and smart cities. It is the investment arm of the Woven Planet Group, a Toyota subsidiary which is dedicated to building the safest mobility in the world. Along with the investment, Ridecell and the Woven Planet Group will explore collaborative opportunities in mobility service operations.

KeepTruckin raises fresh funds valuing startup at $2.3 billion
KeepTruckin raises fresh funds valuing startup at $2.3 billion

Bloomberg | June 17, 2021 | Intermodal News | Road | Shipping Technology

KeepTruckin Inc. raised $190 million in a new funding round that values the San Francisco-based provider of fleet management software at $2.3 billion.

© Copyright 1999–2021 American Journal of Transportation. All Rights Reserved.