“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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How many data breaches we will see in 2019 and how big are they going to be?

Barcelona, December 19, 2018.-The Forbes journalist, Gil Press, has just published a list of experts’ predictions about cybersecurity by 2019. All the opinions are different approaches to the security breaches that will take place in the next few months. The following reading may be disturbing, but necessary in the IT Departments.

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We talk about business intelligence in IoT?

Barcelona, November 6, 2018.- Dresner Advisory Services has made public: 2018 IoT Intelligence® Market Study (in its 4th year of publication). Each company in the supply chain will have a vision about business intelligence in IoT. Next we highlight (thanks to Forbes) some reflections on this study that may be valid for any type of company.

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FBI: “There are only two types of companies: those that have been hacked and those that will be”

Barcelona, October 18, 2018.- Cybersecurity in logistics is another variable to be managed with strategy, specialized professionals, method, tactics and constant monitoring. In the Internet of Things era, anti-kacked protocols are essential. This is what the More Than Shipping portal understands in the following reflection:

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USA: Euphoria in the hiring of logistics professionals in warehouses and transport companies

Barcelona, October 8, 2018.- The US trade wars with other economic powers seem to positively affect the American economy. At the moment The American logistics operators struggle to attract new employees and respond to the high demand for consumer products. According to WSJ:

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World shipping of goods registers unexpected data for the main European economy

Barcelona, September 24, 2018.- The export potential of each country is directly reflected in the volume of goods that leave by maritime transport. This mode of transport is very interesting to study the junctures of large economic areas. And in this analysis you find unexpected data. The prestigious World Street Journal has published a thorough analysis that reveals the pros and cons of the main European economy.

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