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  • Finnish container terminals to go live with Navis N4 in the cloud

    May 23, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    Oakland, CA — Two Finland-based container terminals—Steveco Vuosaari (Helsinki) and Steveco Mussalo (Kotka)—have become the world’s first ports to successfully go live with Navis N4 in a hosted private cloud environment following their March 25th go-lives. Steveco is one of

  • The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) launches new website

    March 24, 2016 by Canadian Shipper

    MONTREAL, Que.–To provide users with a simple tool that makes it easier for them to get around theMontreal region, the Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) has launched its new website, which includes a dashboard with very useful functionalities: live traffic conditions,

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    A sharper benefit

    March 11, 2016 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    The air cargo industry aims to speed up penetration of e-air waybills As of March 2016, 15 of the world’s largest air carriers will have joined the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA’s) e-AWB 360 campaign to speed up the implementation

  • Alberta and BC becoming connected vehicle technologies testing sites

    October 23, 2014 by Canadian Shipper

    EDMONTON, Alta. — The federal government has committed $1.3 million to get vehicles and infrastructure communicating with each other. ACTIVE-AURORA is a three-year research and study project being led by the University of Alberta and the University of British Columbia

  • Purging paper

    July 1, 2012 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    The 2012 International Transport Forum, held in Leipzig, Germany in May, drew its theme around the seamless transportation of goods, across the various modes, across borders, and through documentation. FIATA, an umbrella organization representing some 40,000 companies in the freight

  • Are you ready for Big Data?

    July 1, 2012 by Ken Mark

    As logistics professionals continue to struggle in a recovering global economy, they also need to look over their shoulders at “big data” – radical IT changes – that threaten to disrupt supply chain management technology. “We have entered the era

  • Old Dominion wins award for excellence in IT

    June 19, 2012 by Canadian Shipper

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Old Dominion Freight Line has been named a recipient of CIO magazine’s CIO 100 Award for the fourth consecutive year. The award recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence

  • Qdata, Viascan Group announce merger agreement

    February 29, 2012 by Canadian Shipper

    MONTREAL and MARKHAM, Ont. — Qdata and Viascan Group have entered into a definitive merger agreement, creating a new company in the barcoding, RFID, and wireless networking industry.      Officials say the newly merged company is fully vertically integrated,

  • New kids on the blocks

    September 1, 2011 by Ken Mark

    Anywhere-to-anywhere connectivity will simplify communications for logistics professionals while posing new challenges for business software and hardware vendors. Armed with the latest browser- and wireless-Web-enabled smartphones and tablet computers, practitioners can now access data, activate business applications as well as

  • E2open recognizes record revenue and 30% growth

    April 19, 2010 by Canadian Shipper

    FOSTER CITY, Calif. –  In what could be read as a sign that supply chain managers are spending on technology once again, E2open, a major provider of on-demand solutions for demand-supply networks, today announced that it has achieved record growth