Document Process Automation: Why it’s a Game Changer for Freight Forwarders
Data entry and extraction. It’s time-consuming work that requires high concentration and high effort, often from key members of staff. Nonetheless, it
Building vs buying a document automation solution for freight forwarders
When it comes to selecting a document automation solution, you’re faced with two options. Build the tools you need in-house or purchase a specialist,
How Machine Learning Is Changing Accounts Payable Invoice Processing for Third-Party Logistics Companies
One of the biggest challenges of invoice processing for logistics companies concerns the time-consuming, in-house processes that require multiple user
How are Freight Forwarders Using Document Automation to Scale?
Documents, documents, documents. The freight forwarding industry deals with mountains of them – we’re talking billions, here – all of which must be p
How are Logistics Companies Using AI to Extract data?
Behind the scenes of successful logistics operations is a time-consuming, tedious, and highly-repetitive data entry and extraction process, requiring
Document Data Extraction: Is OCR or AI the Way Forward for Freight Forwarders?
Despite Hollywood’s insistence that artificial intelligence (AI) will soon rise to threaten mankind’s very existence, no Terminators, creepy red-eyed
Specialist vs generalist data automation. What do logistics companies need to consider when choosing a document automation solution?
The reality of a modern day supply chain is that every element of the shipping process still generates a huge volume of shipping documents. In fact, i
What is AI powered invoice capture?
When it comes to extracting data from invoices and other business documents, the go-to technology for many freight forwarders has traditionally been O
How Can Automated Data Capture Help Logistics Firms Scale?
Invoice data capture. It’s tedious, repetitive and time-consuming. Research from Drewry Shipping Consultants estimates that the container liner shi
Using technology to keep customer and supplier relations your #1 priority during COVID-19
The ripple effect of the COVID-19 pandemic has been seismic. A global lockdown has forced logistics businesses into unchartered waters, as companies
Investing in technology during times of uncertainty. Is the time right?
It’s a challenging time for the global economy. Covid-19 has seen sales numbers plummet, sending businesses of all sizes into survival mode. With tigh
OCR vs RPA vs AI (Shipamax): Which approach delivers the best approach for logistics back office automation?
OCR vs RPA vs Shipamax When speaking with freight forwarders, we're often asked "Is Shipamax different to OCR and RPA technology?" The short answer is
Shipamax selected for world leading Supply Chain and Logistics Programme run by Plug and Play
Shipamax has been selected by international logistics companies including DHL and CH Robinson, to participate in a world leading supply chain and logi
Podcast: The Digitisation of Trade with The Economist
How is digital technology transforming the global trade of goods and services? How is digital technology impacting the way goods are shipped around th