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Standard Chartered Bank Joins IBM & Maersk’s Blockchain Shipping Platform

Standard Chartered Bank has become the first financial institution to join TradeLens, the global blockchain shipping platform created by IBM and the Danish logistics giant Maersk. The London-headquartered bank announced its decision on March 10, with global head of trade, Michael Spiegel, stating that digital ecosystems like TradeLens have the potential to promote the sustainability […]

Walmart Joins Hyperledger

Walmart Joins Hyperledger Alongside Seven Other Companies

Walmart has become the latest major conglomerate to join open-source blockchain consortium Hyperledger. Walmart is among eight new members to join the platform. The new members were announced on 3rd March at the Hyperledger Global Forum 2020 in Phoenix, Arizona. Sanjay Radhakrishnan, the VP of Walmart Global Tech, expressed excitement in joining the platform, stating: […]

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French Food Company Looks to IBM’s Blockchain for Better Sourcing

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. […]

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US: IBM Leads Top Patent Assignees with Patents in AI and Blockchain

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 App for Sustainable Coffee

IBM Blockchain App “Thank My Farmer” Aims to Tackle Coffee Traceability

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 […]

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IBM Launches Updated Version of its Enterprise 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 […]

Blockchain on the Drug Supply Chain

US Food and Drug Administration will Implement Blockchain on the Drug Supply Chain

United States Food & Drugs Administration will implement blockchain on the drug supply chain. The firm is joining hands with IBM and Walmart to develop this system. The team will also include global pharma company Merck and audit firm KPMG. The intention of the partnership is to develop a¬†proof-of-concept (PoC) blockchain network. This system will […]

IBM nad Nornickel to launch a blockchain educational program

IBM And Nornickel Team Up To Launch A Blockchain Educational Program

The major tech firm IBM and Nornickel joined hands to launch a blockchain educational program. The latter is a leading Russian metal producer on the global front. This information comes from a local news agency. This blockchain educational program will deal with the student’s training, research, and development related to blockchain ecosystems and Internet of […]