IBM Food Trust Blockchain platform has onboarded one more French manufacturer. The company is seeking to enhance the transparency of product provenance and supply chain. The Avril Group (a vegetable oil, eggs & protein manufacturer, and the owner of brands Matines and Lesieur) has begun using IBM’s blockchain network to ensure traceability of its products. […]
Tech giant IBM cemented its patent leadership in the United States, with over 9,000 received patents including blockchain and Artificial Intelligence in 2019. With the 9,626 patents secured, IBM became the company that received the most patents in the U.S. ever. It now becomes the leader on the list for the 27th consecutive year as […]
IBM Blockchain in collaboration with traceability platform Farm Connect is planning to bring a new app “Thank My Farmer” into the mainstream. As a result, consumers will have the power to track their morning joe from the store where they buy coffee beans to the farm where it was grown. The app uses IBM’s blockchain […]
IBM takes its blockchain game one step higher with the launch of the updated version of its enterprise blockchain. Post the new update, blockchain networks will find it easy to operate across multiple environments. The fresh version of the system introduces a new feature which enables the users to pay as per the services they […]
IBM and Maersk have recruited two major marine carriers for shipping blockchain. The new members are the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and the CMA-CGM. It has finally signed up with the carriers after the marketing struggle of Shipping blockchain TradeLens. MSC is the second largest after Maersk and CMA-CGM are the fourth largest concerning the […]
Thanks to IBM, now Lenovo will now provide Blockchain powered customer service. Both the firms have entered into an agreement on this. To be more specific, Lenovo will implement blockchain tech to monitor the supply chains of hardware and software used in its data centers. Along with the blockchain, the system will implement a virtual […]
IBM has made a record by earning a maximum number of patents in the year 2018, in its move towards working on innovative technologies. With a total of 9,100 U.S. patents, the company has yet again topped the list for the 26th time in a row, as per IFI Claims, a global patent database. The latest […]
Securitize, the compliance platform for digital securities, has joined IBM Blockchain Accelerator program to deal with debt market problems. According to sources, the accelerator program is expected to be of three months duration which will include a workshop on blockchain architecture and consultations with IBM mentors. The firm has also stated its plans to integrate Hyperledger to offer blockchain-powered debt services.
The Port Authority of the Bay of Algeciras (APBA) in Spain has signed an agreement with IBM for Tradelens, a blockchain-powered digital shipping platform built by IBM and Maersk. APBA has stated that it will utilize the platform to exchange information and documentation between its supply chain partners in a more secure and efficient way.
The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has collaborated with IBM to pilot a blockchain-based supply chain system to track the trading of oil. Reportedly, the pilot project based on blockchain has provided an automated platform that can keep a track of the oil volumes and financial transactions.