How Monitoring your Goods in Transit can Help you Achieve a Real 'Just-in-Time' Strategy
The notion of Just-In-Time manufacturing has been around since the 1970’s and has been adopted by many industries but it’s only with the appearance of cargo monitoring technology that fine tuning and visibility of the entire supply chain is really possible.
In Real Life You Need the Real-Time Thing
Companies that manage goods in transit as part of their inventory want to improve operational management, reduce costs and enhance ability to react to situations as they arise need to know what is going on with their cargo every step of the way.
Top Cargo Concerns for Tobacco Companies
Tobacco companies deal with very big challenges to prevent losses at every step of the way, more than most industries trading and moving goods around the globe. Learn how cargo monitoring helps tobacco companies win this challenge.
The Case for Independent Cargo Monitoring
As we talk of blockchain technology and digital supply chain it is obvious that one day (soon) all of this will be transparent to create ultra-efficient supply chains. Independent cargo monitoring is the first step in that direction.
Why Big Pharma Can’t Afford
to Put Off Cargo Monitoring
While developing a drug, passing clinical trials and getting approval for it is challenging, one of the most challenging tasks pharmaceutical companies have to do is make sure their products get to where they need to
Integrating Innovation in the Supply Chain
of Automotive Brands
Innovation drives the world forward – and the ones who need to put the pedal to the metal are the automotive brands. Learn how connecting the dots improves the ability to connect the parts.
Don’t Let GNSS Cargo Monitoring Impress You
Many of the GNSS systems do not have Electronic Counter Countermeasures (ECCM) systems in place, leaving them completely exposed . Read more to see how it can affect your supply chain.
Are you sure your precious cargo is safe?
The supply chain can be an unknown and dangerous journey fraught with many concerns. Read this blog written by Dan Benkin, VP Security & Loss Prevention on security issues of your cargo
Top Problems Food Shippers Encounter
(and how to avoid them)
Are you confident that your shipping solution is providing you with the most accurate information about your cargo? What problems do food shippers need to keep an eye on?
Interview with Yiftach Nativ, Co-Founder and CEO of Contguard
We are growing at a fast pace and we are continuously working on improving our technologies and developing our data analytics capabilities. And this is where we invest much of our efforts.
Risk assessment: the power of knowledge
Evaluating your company's supply chain performance must be done by building a matrix of risk assessment. This matrix that can mathematically expressed using probability theory which allows to calculate costs based on collected information.
Shedding light into the dark grey area that is cargo shipping; monitoring with intelligence
Most industries today depend on the global supply chain and in result it turns the container into an indispensable tool to success in assembling their final product.
Cargo Crimes Are Up in EMEA
According to the Transported Asset Protection Association’s (TAPA) recent newsletter, all 11 months of 2016 from January to November, recorded a year-on-year increase in crime rates. It ranged from the lowest 56% in November to the highest 265.3% in July, based on data gathered by TAPA’s Incident Information Service (IIS).
What does your cargo feel like?
When your reefer container arrives damaged, you immediately start enquiring what went wrong during transit. Common industry practice is to request (and pay for) information from the container provider or shipping lines’ temperature data logger.
Your Cargo is Always with You
Cargo shipments are not 100% safe, there are many thefts, damages, delays and other causes for significant revenue loss when shipping your valuables overseas. There is a solution. Cargo security requires logistical and technical expertise.
In a business every action counts, we as business managers & owners know that. One who doesn’t know it will probably lose revenue or even an entire business. You try to be organized, efficient, develop and manufacture good products, you want your customers to be happy and to use your products.