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4 Factors Driving the ‘Age of the Consumer’

The origins of e-commerce lie in the distant past. Its future, however, is ripe for disruption.

Malcom McLean, a trucker from North Carolina, isn’t a household name – but you have certainly benefited from his innovation. Today’s global economy would not be possible without the intermodal shipping container, or the box, pioneered by McLean. This box helped standardize ocean shipping, shrunk the world of commerce and enabled global trade by reducing […]

Propelling the IoT Revolution

Take a look at how the world’s largest package delivery company is tapping into connected devices.

Few technology trends have gotten as much publicity over the past few years as the Internet of Things (IoT) – and with good reason. IoT has the potential to transform so many aspects of how customers and businesses interact. But at this point, three things are simultaneously true: Many customers have resisted adoption of IoT-enabled […]

Smoothing the Path From Grape to Glass

As costs for wine shipments shrink, small wineries would benefit from pro-growth regulations and new logistics strategies.

Running a small winery may seem romantic – an endless parade of wine tastings and strolling through vineyards. At least, those are the images many of us have from movies and television. But as is the case with most things, the pictures don’t always match the reality. That’s especially the case for small wineries that […]