Smart Cities and urban logistics problems

Barcelona, March 19, 2019.- Alex Chatha, Research Director of Smart Buildings and Cities at ARC Advisory Group, and has published a detailed study on the evolution of logistics in future cities connected by the IOT, and autonomous cars. This article has been published in IIoT World and we highlight a summary for its interest to the IT Directives:

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Carrefour: Case of Success in the implementation of Blockchain technology

Barcelona, March 6, 2019.- The magazine Supply Chain Digital has explained the benefits of Blockchain technology at Carrefour. Undoubtedly, an interesting success case to know the operation and the advantages of this emerging technology. For example, in improved traceability, use of QR codes and data verification in a matter of minutes. Next, we publish a summary of the report of Supply Chain Digital:

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Preparations by the UK to guarantee the transport of goods after the Brexit, on March 29 (Nº2)

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Barcelona, February 21, 2019.- No official or private department, neither in the United Kingdom nor in Europe, knows exactly what will happen next March 29 with the Brexit and the freight transport sector. In the first part of this report we publish a simple summary of the possible consequences. And here we finish it. Each professional, each company, each government, each company or multinational must invest individually how the historical fact that the UK leaves the European Union in the coming weeks will affect it.

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Preparations by the UK to guarantee the transport of goods after the Brexit, on March 29 (Nº1)

Barcelona, February 11, 2019.- One of the ways to deal with uncertainties is with official and contrasted information. We still do not know if the UK will leave the EU officially next March 29, if there will be a delay of several months or even a third opposition. Meanwhile, we present a huge administrative operation on the transport of goods from the UK to Europe, and from Europe to the UK. Here is a summary of the first preparations before an unprecedented panorama in the history of transport:

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Strategy for the total Internet connection to products and services of all economic sectors

Barcelona, January 24, 2019.- IoT, Internet of Things, is a concept that falls short of the tsunami of the digital revolution in which we live. The internet connection, either by cable or by mobile (5G), will be a standard as the power button on any appliance. And, of course, this reality will affect the supply chain, the way of understanding the new urban mobility, the new last mile, the new reverse logistics. Next, we have selected the latest diagnoses in this month of January, to contribute to the reflection of the professionals who manage the information systems in the transport and logistics companies.

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“With the blurring of industrial lines, is Amazon a logistics company?”

Barcelona, January 9, 2018.-The World Congress of the IRU is one of the essential appointments for companies and transport professionals. In the last edition, very interesting tables were held on the new markets in European Transport, the new immediate challenges and all the variables affecting land transport of goods. In the next lines we may know if Amazon is already a Logistic Operator. The IRU has made public the following conclusions of a panel on new business models in European transport.

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