New technologies in transportation and logistics that emerged in response to COVID 19

April 21, 2021 4:11 pm Every global crisis that hits the economy, there are opportunities for new ways of tackling problems to emerge. The year 2020 was proof of the adaptation of businesses to be able to survive the almost total brake of productive activities derived from social distancing Next, we will talk about the technologies that came to stay… [+]

Circular economy in logistics and transportation

April 5, 2021 4:22 pm In a world with increasing ease of purchase, where products are more disposable every day and the culture of waste is increasingly notorious in people’s way of life. UN specialists suggest the CIRCULAR ECONOMY as a method of sustainable economic growth and development. But how would this UN-proposed Economy affect the global supply chain? The… [+]

Mexican eCommerce is rapidly growing

September 22, 2020 10:01 am During the last few months, online sales have grown rapidly in Mexico.  Mercado Libre, one of the most popular eCommerce platforms, has registered a 112% increase in orders countrywide, with a 45% growth during this period compared with 2019.  According to the research paper “UPS Online Consumer’s Pulse”, that analyzes data from 15 countries, including… [+]

64% of SMEs in Mexico would benefit from the digital chapter of the USMCA

July 17, 2020 6:50 pm Unlike NAFTA, the USMCA contains a new chapter on eCommerce, with which small and medium-sized companies would benefit the most. These businesses represent 64% of Mexican companies and 70% of the country’s total employment. This new Chapter 19, seeks to promote transparency and promote border eCommerce. According to the Latin American Internet Association (ALAI) this… [+]

Retail in times of the coronavirus

July 13, 2020 12:08 pm Without a doubt, the COVID-19 pandemic came to change the world we have always known, and many industries have had to adapt, change and evolve to continue operating. Retail is not an exception. It has become an indispensable industry, specifically supermarkets and convenience stores. An example is H-E-B, the chain that in January was ranked… [+]

eCommerce: The challenge and salvation of companies

June 26, 2020 5:29 pm In Mexico, the adoption of eCommerce is an increasing curve full of learning and challenges for many companies; this is not exclusive of the current health crisis, but promises to remain and expand borders. Confinement, accessibility, and immediacy have resulted in a boom in online shopping; where the digitization of processes and new actions have… [+]

Breakthroughs of Mexico’s E-Commerce

October 22, 2019 10:55 am In Mexico, there has been a gradual but solid progress with interesting expectations of e-commerce growth for the coming years, according to the general conclusions shared in the Industry Report: eCommerce in Mexico 2019-2020. The data published by ‘We Are Social’ reveals that Mexican Internet users are predominantly more active, demonstrating that more than 78%… [+]

Facts about eCommerce that will blow your mind

June 19, 2019 8:15 am eCommerce has changed purchases and interaction with the end user. Online shopping is comfortable, saves time, and gives you the opportunity to choose from endless options from different sites. It is true that this method reduces contact with other people but also provides solutions to those who have little time during the week to go… [+]

Scout: More innovations in logistics!

February 5, 2019 7:35 am If you thought that drones were a great idea, now a big eCommerce company has small robots that walk the streets distributing the packages you request through their portal. That’s right!, Amazon is experimenting with delivery robots, starting with a little one called Scout that goes through the sidewalks in the state of Washington. These… [+]

5 forces transforming transport & logistics

December 19, 2018 11:08 am For a few years now, the transport and logistics sector are going through an important transformation, with new technological solutions coming up every day. We are witnessing changes, in almost every aspect of society, influencing this segment of economy. With this changes, new complexities arise in modern transport and logistics, making it more difficult to… [+]