Chinese Retail Giant Proves Foods Safety with  Blockchain

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com is implementing Blockchain to track the supply chain of its meat sales and to prove food safety.   JD said that customers will be able to monitor their meat from the farm in Australia where it was produced right to their doorstep.   Customers will be able to check exactly how the meat was raised, butchered, and transported.   China has a history of counterfeit goods and in  August 2016, 319 pigs contaminated by prohibited drugs, were discovered in southeast China.   Blockchain technology provides a…

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IoT and Logistics in 2018

The ability for more and more physical objects to connect to the internet and share data without human help is transforming the way the world works.     “Smart” is the new word, from intelligent [ “smart” ] cars to biomedical sensors, the implications are huge – and as we move from 15 billion connected devices today to a predicted 50 billion by 2020, the changes will not only come quickly but will also be huge. The impact on logistics and the movement of goods will be big as well…

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