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Missed Deliveries? They’re History!

Missed Deliveries? They’re History!

Just last month, Dutch logistics startup Sesam Solutions launched the Parcer: a safe way to receive packages and send them. When you are not there. Not there at all! Last week I sat down with Sesam Solutions' CEO Hans van Nikkelen Kuijper to talk about their...

Logistics in the News – Week 13

Logistics in the News – Week 13

It was a very busy week, both for me as well as for interesting logistics news. After a very relaxing weekend, with the first hours sitting out in the sun this year (Yes!), I postponed the writing of this overview until today. It was that relaxing... 🙂 This week's...

Logistics in the News – Week 12

Logistics in the News – Week 12

Spring is in the air! I have a sunroof in my car, and whenever the sun is out and it's not freezing cold I have it open as far as it will go. This week was the first time this year I could do this. Usually it's annoying to be in traffic jams, but this week I didn't...

Logistics in the News – Week 11

Logistics in the News – Week 11

This Thursday I was at the Dutch Logistics Manager of the Year event in Utrecht. It's nice when logistics talent is celebrated, and that's what this event is all about. Congratulations to Young Logistics Talent Mario Wopereis of CEVA Logistics, and to Logistics...

The Uber of 3D Printing

The Uber of 3D Printing

United States Patent Application 20150052024: "Methods and systems can be provided for providing items manufactured on demand to users. A user request for an item can be received. The item can have 3D manufacturing instructions associated therewith. A delivery method...

Logistics in the News – Week 10

Logistics in the News – Week 10

It was a good week, and a good weekend as well (I know I'm later than usual with the weekly digest). My wife was away for a training this weekend, so it was just me and the twins. Had great fun, but spent quite some time today getting the house back into shape. And...

Logistics in the News – Week 9

Logistics in the News – Week 9

A good friend of mine came by the house yesterday evening. We usually play squash once a week, but his back is injured and I need to take it easy with my knee (try taking it easy when playing squash). We opted for some beers in stead and had great fun with my Sonos....

3 Technology Trends Changing Supply Chains

3 Technology Trends Changing Supply Chains

It was some time around Christmas that fellow Supply Chain enthusiast Eytan Buchman, whose work you can read on the Freightos Blog, asked me if I wanted to put my thoughts to paper on which 3 technology trends would be changing Supply Chains as we know them between...

Logistics Market Snapshot – January Edition

Logistics Market Snapshot – January Edition

As I stated in my last post: I completely forgot to post the January Snapshot last month. As I like having them all on LogisticsMatter.com and not have one missing, I'm posting the January one anyway. So here goes. Each month the Georgia Center of Innovation for...

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