Supply Chain

Volkswagen to Track Minerals Supply Chains Using IBM Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

Volkswagen Group has joined an initiative tracking mineral supply chains using a platform built on IBM Blockchain.

Nestle, Carrefour Team Up to Feed Consumers Data With IBM Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

Swiss food giant Nestle and French retailer Carrefour are now letting consumers access product data via IBM's Food Trust platform.

Trade Organization ICC Eyes Blockchain Adoption for Its 45 Million Members

| Yogita Khatri

The world's biggest business organization is making blockchain available to its many members including Amazon, Coca Cola, McDonald's and PayPal.

World’s Second-Largest Grocer Joins IBM Food Trust Blockchain

| Ian Allison

Albertsons Companies, the world's second-largest supermarket chain by sales, has joined IBM's food tracking blockchain.

Is It Time for a Blockchain Brexit?

| Pindar Wong

The U.K. is on the brink of a previously unthinkable 'hard Brexit' from the European Union. A solution could be found in the capabilities of…

Marco Polo Blockchain Built on R3’s Corda Sees First Live Trades

| Marc Hochstein

The first real transactions have been conducted on Marco Polo, a trade finance blockchain built on R3's Corda platform.

London Metal Exchange Backs Plan to Track Physical Metals With Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

The London Metal Exchange is said to be supporting an initiative to better track physical metals using blockchain tech.

Louis Vuitton Owner LVMH Is Launching a Blockchain to Track Luxury Goods

| Ian Allison

LVMH, parent company of Louis Vuitton, is about to launch a blockchain for proving the authenticity of luxury goods, sources say.

chemicals

ConsenSys Spin-Off BlockApps Inks Deal With Bayer’s Monsanto Arm

| Leigh Cuen

BlockApps is working with Bayer Crop Science, the agtech giant formerly known as Monsanto, on custom blockchain solutions.

Colorado Lawmakers Seek Exploration of Blockchain Use in Agriculture

| Yogita Khatri

Lawmakers in the U.S. state of Colorado are eyeing a role for blockchain technology in the agricultural industry.