GS1 – Synchronization & dynamic optimization of information flows
Blockchain protocols for a collaborative logistics
1. Project Summary
Name of company: GS1 France
Sector: Supply Chain
Project Period: 2018 – 2020
Mission of the project:
Introduce digital mechanisms to synchronize logistical flow of information. By breaking down data silos, show the potential of economic and environmental optimization. Implement a digital and collaborative transformation of the logistics process and support the development of innovation.
BC technologies: Ethereum
Maturity Level: PoC
2. Project details
- “Multi-homing” and administrative costs in transport logistics.
- Lack of interoperability between different actors’ scheduling software.
- Difficulty in providing a standardized framework to track delivery trucks, leading to a lack of reactivity in the rescheduling process.
Blockchain – a catalyzer of collaborative change.
A collaboration between actors without a trusted third-party.
A decentralized and collaborative protocol.