Browsing the "Supply Chain" Tag

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.

Why Blockchains Struggle to Gain Traction in Enterprises

| Paul Brody

Existing systems work well enough and are scary to replace, so the path to blockchain adoption will be one problem at a time, says EY's Paul Brody.

ABN AMRO, Samsung SDS Partner for Blockchain Trade Pilot

| Yogita Khatri

ABN AMRO has partnered with Samsung SDS and the Port of Rotterdam for a blockchain pilot aimed to bring new efficiencies to container-based trade.

Blockchain Refresh: Why KPMG’s New Strategy Focuses on Customs

| Ian Allison

Big Four consultancy KPMG is expanding its blockchain activities beyond pure financial services work to explore a less-traveled path.

US Customs Agency Hopes to Evaluate Blockchain Pilot by December

| Nikhilesh De

Representatives from U.S. Customs and Border Protection say they hope to evaluate its blockchain tech trial and produce recommendations by December.