On June 18th, 40 soccer teams from freight forwarding and logistics companies fought for the European football crown of the CargoLine Cup. In the final, John forwarding defeated Leopold Schäfer GmbH 5:0.
Stefan Dörfelt, product manager for online freight forwarder überland has written an interesting post about how the business model of Uber can be transferred to the logistics industry.
The Telematics Conference of TIS addressed the question of which megatrends are really relevant for the industry in the long run – and which ones can only be looked at as a ”hype“. Whether autonomous driving, Internet of Things or Wearable Technologies – the 4th InnoMATIK in top-class presentations delivered material for discussion and reflection on the future of the logistics industry. In addition to technical issues this time also the 30-year anniversary of TIS was a major event on the agenda and was extensively celebrated with more than 90 visitors on the evening of May 18th.