Today Irish startup Keelvar, an advanced AI-driven eSourcing software for supply chains, has announced that it has raised €16 million in Series A funding led by Elephant and Mosaic Ventures, with participation from Paua Ventures. The funds will be used to expand its supply chain automation solution across Europe and the US, the demand for […]
The COVID-19 pandemic is taking a heavy toll on ride-hailing services, like Uber and Lyft. Grab, Southeast Asia’s largest ride-hailing company, has also been impacted, but the company has adapted by quickly transitioning many of its ride-hailing drivers to its on-demand delivery verticals and expanding services needed by customers during social distancing measures. The company […]
Boasting a technology that can dramatically increase the capacity of existing polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing used to identify people infected with COVID-19 and other illnesses, ChromaCode has attracted new funding from Bill Gates-backed Adjuvant Capital. “We want a good solution for a resource-limited environment,” says ChromaCode founder and executive chairman Alex Wilkinson, a serial entrepreneur […]
A new report focusing on blockchain in logistics, published by Indian research firm Business Industry Reports reveals the actual size of the market in a SWOT (Strenght, Weakness, Opportunities, Threat) fashion, while it dives into the macroeconomics of some of the key players leading the global blockchain industry. The 96-page long paid document costs $2,350 …
The global trade crisis is a setback, but also an opportunity for logistics startups to show the value of digital platforms in an analog industry.