All posts by: Scott Hancock

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On June 22nd 2016, WISC held its first event in New South Wales, at the Sydney Opera House. The event attended by 65 participants featured leading speakers describe how INNOVATIVE LOGISTICS SOLUTIONS ARE ENABLING SMART CITIES. Speakers such as: Marg Prendergast – Coordinator General CBD, Transport for NSW shared the challenges of planning for the Sydney […]

May 2016, Melbourne, Australia. In response to the huge success of MobileDOCK, where carriers are delivering to many MobileDOCK controlled destinations, Bestrane has updated MobileDOCK to allow for easier booking and management of appointments. The new MobileDOCK is designed with the carrier/supplier community as the primary focus. Users of the new MobileDOCK are able to log-in […]

May 2016, Melbourne, Australia. Bestrane is please to announce the release and first live customer for Bestrane Speed Monitor™. Using existing vehicle GPS messages, Bestrane Speed Monitor™ allows for the detection, reporting, and management of driver/vehicle speeding. Used as part of a corporate Chain of Responsibility strategy, Bestrane Speed Monitor™ helps improve driver speeding behaviour and fleet safety. Read […]

Melbourne, Australia. Bestrane welcomes Chris Mason as Chief Operating Officer. Chris brings to Bestrane his wealth of knowledge and experience from leading companies including PwC, and Telstra and more recently with Infoactiv. Chris has extensive experience in leading companies and in combining strategy with operational execution which delivers innovative solutions to business challenges.This experience will further enhance the […]

WATERLOO, Ontario. Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that Rotech Healthcare has selected Descartes’ cloud-based  Route Planner™ On-demand solution to automate planning, dispatch and data collection processes for its fleet delivering medical equipment and services to patients across the U.S. “Quality care and managing patient outcomes are […]

February 2016 – Melbourne Australia   MobileDOCK is a world leader in automated appointment booking systems for logistics and retail centres, and city precincts. Building on this success, and working towards being a key technology underpinning ‘Smart Cities’, MobileDOCK is excited to announce the development and release of new automated control and monitoring capabilities for use […]

January 2016 – Melbourne Australia. MobileDOCK, world leader in automated appointment booking systems for logistics and retail centres, and city precincts, is pleased to announce the development and release of MobileDOCK Boomgate. Using MobileDOCK Boomgate, provides the ability to validate arrivals to facilities using a ‘once use’ PIN code. In real time, the PIN is […]

November 2015, Melbourne Australia. This month, Retail Systems Research released the results of their Home Delivery Benchmark Study. Sponsored by Descartes Systems Group, this study surveyed 83 retail organisations, with the majority of respondents being “C” level executives. The study asks questions like: Who Is Running the Home Delivery Show? And then identifies “Retail Winners, and […]

Melbourne, Australia – October 2015 – This month David Sanders, General Manager for Bestrane Group, was invited to present at the RMIT Business Showcase. At the presentation, David  put forward the case for controlling freight movements in city CBD’s, using Melbourne and Sydney examples. Here you can download an article from David on Controlling Melbourne’s […]