Browsing the "Supply Chain" Tag

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.

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.

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.

Accenture’s New Blockchain App Lets Users Tip ‘Sustainable’ Producers

| Anna Baydakova

Accenture has announced a prototype blockchain-based supply chain app designed to reward business practices that conserve natural resources.

Apple Hints at Behind-the-Scenes Blockchain Work in New SEC Filing

| Stan Higgins

A new SEC filing from Apple offers a few clues about the tech company's work with blockchain, specifically in the supply chain area.

Levi Strauss, Harvard Trial Ethereum Tech to Track Factory Workers’ Welfare

| Yogita Khatri

Harvard University, clothing giant Levi Strauss and a U.S. think-tank are launching a blockchain pilot to improve labor welfare.

US Defense Department Says Blockchain Can Help in Disaster Relief

| Yogita Khatri

The U.S. Defense Logistics Agency says blockchain technology has "enormous" potential to improve disaster relief efforts.

Air Force Grad School Launches Blockchain Demo Site

| Nikhilesh De

The Air Force Institute of Technology has published a demonstration website aimed at helping professionals learn about blockchain.

Overstock’s Medici Invests $2.5 Million in Grain Tech Firm’s Blockchain Pivot

| Nikhilesh De

Medici Ventures has bought a $2.5 million equity stake in GrainChain, a software firm launching its own blockchain and stablecoin.

IBM, Seagate Team Up to Tackle Hard Drive Fakes With Blockchain

| Nikhilesh De

IBM is to use its blockchain platform to track Seagate-produced hard drives as a means to guarantee their authenticity.