Logística

Logística

LOGISTICS AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE WITH ROBUST OBJECT DETECTION, LOCALIZATION AND MONITORING
26/05/2024 - An autonomous guided vehicle comprising a frame with a payload hold and a drive section coupled to the frame with drive wheels supporting the autonomous guided vehicle on a traverse surface, the...
Amazon's satellite internet network Project Kuiper plans new Everett facility
15/05/2024 - Amazon will open a new logistics center in Everett, Washington, for its broadband satellite network, Project Kuiper, expanding its ability to design, test and manufacture satellites in the Puget...
A STOWABLE RACK SYSTEM FOR TRANSPORTING VARIOUS PAYLOADS
08/05/2024 - Provided are stowable rack systems and methods for transporting various payloads. A stowable rack system for hauling various payloads includes a trailer having a body with a top surface and a...
Q&A: Enhancing last-mile logistics with machine learning
18/04/2024 - Across the country, hundreds of thousands of drivers deliver packages and parcels to customers and companies each day, with many click-to-door times averaging only a few days. Coordinating a supply...
Alibaba withdraws Hong Kong IPO for logistics arm
26/03/2024 - Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba is withdrawing a planned initial public offering for its logistics arm Cainiao, the company said Tuesday, as a major company overhaul faces setbacks.
Novel quantum algorithm proposed for high-quality solutions to combinatorial optimization problems
25/03/2024 - Combinatorial optimization problems (COPs) have applications in many different fields such as logistics, supply chain management, machine learning, material design and drug discovery, among others,...
A digital twin for flexible parcel postage
03/03/2024 - Non-rigid postal items with flexible packagings—such as poly bags—pose problems for logistics companies during automatic sorting. Thanks to modern simulation methods, there is now a widely...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PREDICTIVE HARVESTING LOGISTICS
18/02/2024 - One or more maps (601, 358) are obtained by an agricultural system (500). The one or more maps map characteristic values at different geographic locations in a worksite. The agricultural system...
New tool analyzes news media sentiment regarding shipping industry
21/01/2024 - A study in the International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics has introduced a new Shipping Industry Risk Sentiment Index (SRSI). This tool has been designed to analyze sentiment in the...
Humanoid robot working in a Spanx warehouse
13/12/2023 - In what GXO Logistics calls "a proof-of-concept pilot," a human-centric machine by that name is moving tote boxes in a Spanx warehouse in Flowery Branch, Georgia, that is managed by the...
Machine learning in the maritime environment
14/11/2023 - A study in the International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics addresses a longstanding gap in the world of dry bulk shipping terminals, introducing a two-stage methodology that employs...
A 130g soft robot gripper that can lift 100kg
08/10/2023 - Utilizing soft, flexible materials such as cloth, paper, and silicone, soft robotic grippers act like a robot's hand to perform functions such as safely grasping and releasing objects. Unlike...
Alibaba plans to list logistics arm in Hong Kong IPO
26/09/2023 - Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba said Tuesday it intends to spin off its logistics arm Cainiao through an initial public offering in Hong Kong as the firm undergoes a massive restructuring.
VEHICLE, LOGISTICS SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TRANSFERRING A LOAD UNIT
03/09/2023 - The invention relates to a vehicle (1) for transferring a load unit to a load-unit receiving device (100), comprising: - a chassis (5); - a drive device (30), which drives the chassis on the basis...
Amazon, Shopify strike deal to open Amazon logistics to sellers
31/08/2023 - Amazon.com Inc. and Shopify Inc. have struck a deal to allow merchants who pay for Shopify's e-commerce tools to use Amazon's logistics network.
Offsetting or reducing CO2: This is what consumers want, says study
27/06/2023 - Many companies reduce emissions when manufacturing their products or compensate for emissions. By doing the math, it appears that both strategies might help the environment to the same extent. But do...
Shopify narrowing its ambition, sells Deliverr, cuts staff
07/05/2023 - Shopify, the e-commerce company viewed as a growing competitor to Amazon, is selling the two biggest pieces of its fulfillment network and abandoning its logistics ambitions.
Better shipping with machine learning
13/04/2023 - Research in the International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics (IJSTL) has used a novel, machine learning approach known as MGGP to rank and prioritize performance criteria in evaluating a...
FOLDABLE LOAD BAR
08/03/2023 - A logistic Foldable Load Bar which allows adjustment of the length along walls for trailer, truck, and railcar using engaging tabs and latching system at extreme ends with the ability to connect...
Need a hand? This robotic hand can help you pick your food items and plate your dish
11/01/2023 - Researchers from the Singapore University of Technology and Design's (SUTD) Bio-Inspired Robotics and Design Laboratory have developed a new reconfigurable workspace soft (RWS) robotic gripper that...