Hong Kong, Alibaba Group to build HKG smart logistics hub

Today, Airport Authority Hong Kong and Alibaba Group announced their commitment to collaborate in building a global smart logistics hub at Hong Kong International Airport (HKG). The right to develop and manage the hub at the world’s busiest cargo airport was awarded earlier this year to a joint venture led by Cainiao Network, the logistics […]
  • Chelsea Toczauer
  • December 12, 2018

DHL scans ‘Trends Radar’ report for logistics advancements

Do “self-learning machines” and “bionic enhancements” fill you with wonder about the future of logistics or just cause anxiety headaches? Fortunately, we’ll all have several more years to decide how we feel about these technologies and others listed in DHL’s third annual “Logistics Trend Radar” report. The sentient machines and bionics, DHL said will take […]
  • Randy Woods
  • April 25, 2016

So it’s 2016: Now what?

It’s a new year, but is it happy? On the first business day of 2016, the world’s financial news services led with the story of a 7 percent drop in China’s CSI Index, sparking fears of a spread to European and North American markets. Our sister publication, Cargo Facts, discusses these fears and asks what […]
  • David Harris
  • January 4, 2016