Keep Up with Optiyol #20

December 03, 2022

Optiyol, as a transportation-focused tech company, periodically collects 5 notable news and pieces about transportation, logistics, supply chain solutions, autonomous cars, digitalization, the rise of ai, optimization, sustainability and market news.


1- Maersk Expects Logistics Revenues to Exceed Shipping in Coming Years

“A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S expects logistics revenue to surpass the ocean business by the middle of the decade as the container giant warns of “dark clouds on the horizon” for global shipping demand.”


2- UPS plans logistics-as-a-service offering to build out revenue streams

“UPS is building a logistics-as-a-service offering by combining the capabilities of its standalone digital services”


3- DHL eCommerce to hire over 2,000 seasonal workers

“We expect a 38% increase in volume this peak season, the same percentage increase as last year, but about 18% less than last year in total,”


4- Aldi tests ecommerce platform, aims to create new delivery service

“Aldi is developing an online grocery platform that will offer pickup and delivery service in as little as an hour across the supermarket chain’s U.S. footprint”


5- We made 8 figures in revenue last year thanks to the boom in e-commerce.

Boxzooka was deemed by government bodies to be an essential business at the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, which proved to be both a blessing and a challenge.”


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