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Descartes acquires TMS provider Aljex for $32.4 million
Deal extends Descartes' reach into brokerage by connecting Aljex with Macropoint's truck visibility tools.

DDC FPO applies artificial intelligence to freight billing
DDC Intelligence platform can help carriers improve productivity and accuracy, firm says.

SMC3 enhances small-package rating capabilities
RateWare XL and BatchMark XL products will soon offer pricing for UPS and FedEx shpiments.

Survey: Just three percent of retailers have completed digital transformation projects
Companies plan investment in big data and analytics, the internet of things, and machine learning, SAP says.

Big data analytics in supply chain: Tackling the tidal wave
The amount of supply chain data is growing exponentially, and companies are struggling to make effective use of available information. New research reveals the strategies they're adopting to help them harness the power of big data.

Maersk, IBM launch first blockchain joint venture for trade, transportation
Platform, 18 months in making, will now be marketed on wide scale, companies say.

No help needed. Really.
Retailer set to open chain of fully automated convenience stores in China.

Zebra launches mobile computer lines for Android
Handheld and vehicle-mounted models support transition from Microsoft Windows OS.

Blockchain for the potchain
Vendors pitch software for marijuana logistics.

U.S. Xpress adopts Google technology to improve truck driver recruitment
Software allows drivers to complete job applications on mobile devices without long delays, company says.

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