Freight Companies Tracking Vaccines, Perishables, High-Value Goods via IoT

By Claire Swedberg

Cathay Pacific Cargo has released a BLE solution for the real-time tracking of goods transported internationally, which freight forwarders are piloting to monitor shipments.

Several freight-forwarding businesses are piloting an Internet of Things (IoT)-based solution provided by Hong Kong airline company  Cathay Pacific Cargo, which tracks the locations and sensor-based conditions of goods throughout the supply chain. With the company's Ultra-Track wireless sensor and datalogger attached to goods, and with Cathay's app and command center tracking data, businesses can view when products arrive at or leave specifics airpo...

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