DIGITAL FREIGHT LOGISTICS
India can add 8% to its exports if it puts its last mile connect in the fast lane
India's last mile connectivity hinges on its road network to move things. However, poor condition of roads and absence of a viable alternative is hitting India's economic growth.
Integrated logistics major DB Schenker to launch Connect 4.0 shipping platform in India
The company is aggressively focusing on developing lo...
Panel asks government to ease norms for cargo movement, improve logistics sector
The committee has laid out an action plan for all related mi...
Maersk & BlackBuck partner to provide online marketplace for containerised trucking
The platform will be open to the whole industry and will empower sustainable growth & efficiency by reducing touchpoints in the supply chain
VC investors see a truckload of money in digital freight sector
Targeting mainly micro, small and medium enterprises, these firms help reduce the hassle of documentation for clients through digitalisation, detect the whereabouts of shipments/consignments, reduce overall booking time, and negotiate cost-effective rates through bulk booking.
Warburg Pincus & SAIF Partners lead $65 million funding round in Rivigo
FULL TANK: Funds are rolling in as investors get on road in search of a big deal. Rivigo has $65m, while Samsung is spotting opportunities
Freight logistic company Cogoport takes home Rs 50 crore
Cogoport provides highly customer-focused end-to-end global digital freight solutions for importers and exporters covering warehouse to warehouse transportation solution.
Accel Partners-backed Cogoport to set up digital freight corridor in Netherlands
Cogoport recently raised Rs 50 crore (approx) for its product development and global expansion. It was one of the first major deals in India.
Handling your shipment should be as easy as ordering on Swiggy, Zomato
SMEs core focus should be on their customers and their business, learning and investing more time in logistics will only delude that focus.
Uttar Pradesh to prepare own logistics policy to boost growth
The policy will entail the establishment of at least 5 industrial parks across the state, the smallest with an investment of ₹200 crore, said another top government official.
Cogoport to expand to Netherlands and enter European markets
Cogoport, a digital freight logistic startup, provides end-to-end global digital freight solutions for importers and exporters covering warehouse to warehouse transportation solution.
Set up separate dept for logistics to improve transport sector: PM's advisory panel
The prime minister has set an ambitious target to realise a quantum jump in Doing Business and LPI ranks within the next 2-3 years.
Kae Capital, Tekton invest in Freightwalla
The technology-enabled freight forwarder offers a full-stack platform for businesses to plan, book and manage their international freight shipments online.
We will not burden people with rail fare, freight hike: Piyush Goyal
We are still paying for the huge subsidies and oil bonds of the UPA government, says the interim FM.
UP drafting logistics policy, incentives included
The policy will envisage the setting up of at least five industrial parks across the state, the smallest one with an investment of Rs 200 crore.
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