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FourKites partners with HaulFox on freight visibility
Freight brokers and 3PLs could gain better shipment tracking through TMS platform.

Survey: businesses ramp up spending on cloud computing
Security fears ease, but cloud costs can climb fast with increased usage.

GE partners with Oerlikon on 3-D printing
Companies will share components, materials, and R&D in additive manufacturing.

Project44 hires Echo Global Logistics executive Mike Reed
As chief strategy officer, Reed will be tasked with expanding firm's data sharing platform into truckload, intermodal, rail.

FusionOps rebrands as Aera Technology after landing $50 million in venture funds
Firm's software combs through ERP and CRM databases and applies artificial intelligence to generate, execute new strategies.

Teknowlogi launches supply chain analytics product
Artificial intelligence platform can recommend and execute changes for shippers, brokers, carriers.

AFN launches software tools for better freight quoting and tracking
3PL applications include "Suggested Booking Price" and "AFNgine."

AI adoption in supply chain is accelerating, but barriers to success abound, analyst says
In a recent conference presentation, Gartner's Noha Tohamy outlined promising supply chain applications for artificial intelligence and discussed potential barriers to adoption.

GrandCanals launches cloud-based fulfillment tool
Software could help 3PLs optimize multi-modal fulfillment with data science and analytics.

Orbcomm acquires vehicle telematics provider Inthinc
Merger could help Orbcomm enter fleet management sector and provide ELD services.

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