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In IT in Logistics, Amit Maheshwari focuses on technology news that impacts on the logistics industry.

Going Paperless Critical in Freight Forwarding

Going Paperless Critical in Freight Forwarding

Sep. 14 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO Just a few months ago, traditional freight forwarders still relied on paper and human intervention. It had to take the global pandemic and the ensuing lockdowns for the industry to realize the importance of going paperless...

Selecting Freight Forwarding ERP Technology Post COVID 19

Selecting Freight Forwarding ERP Technology Post COVID 19

Aug. 31 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO COVID-19 has disrupted the way we operate our businesses, and the scenario for logistics and freight companies is no exception. Being in a highly competitive industry during a global pandemic, it is vital that you...

Is Your Technology Future-Ready?

Is Your Technology Future-Ready?

Aug. 17 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO Freight, customs broking and logistics companies will be facing a difficult time as they try to realign their business to the demands of the current times and the near future. The technology readiness of most companies...

Total Digitalization Is Inevitable

Total Digitalization Is Inevitable

Aug. 4 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed customs broking and logistics companies to turn to technology for future proofing of their businesses.   Technology has helped companies of all sizes to be agile and more adaptive...

Step Up to the ‘New Normal’ – Avoid Post-Pandemic Pandemonium

Step Up to the ‘New Normal’ – Avoid Post-Pandemic Pandemonium

Jul. 20 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO The effect the COVID pandemic has had on freight, customs broking and logistics companies needs no explanation. As companies try to find their footing they are definitely going to struggle. Expecting things to return...

Technology Gives You A Look Inside Your Business

Technology Gives You A Look Inside Your Business

Jul. 4 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO Being in the logistics and freight business you carry out a number of processes or activities that are interlinked. If the flow of information between the interlinked processes is limited or insufficient it may cause...

Three Ways to Succeed  in the New Normal

Three Ways to Succeed in the New Normal

Jun. 21 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO As we stride into the new normal brought about by Covid-19, logistics and freight companies are looking towards a new way of doing business if they follow three rules. Of course, technology will be instrumental in...

Driving Customer Experience  in Post-Pandemic Era

Driving Customer Experience in Post-Pandemic Era

Jun. 7 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO Customer experience has always been a central point around which the logistics and freight businesses have revolved. Meeting expectations of the supply chain is a daunting task considering its dynamic nature and ever-expanding...

The Vaccine to Immunize your Business

The Vaccine to Immunize your Business

May. 25 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO The covid pandemic has given a massive jolt to logistics and freight industry especially companies that have been passive users of technology. Companies now look at a whole new business scenario where social distancing...

Is Your Business Prepared for Lockdown Exit?

Is Your Business Prepared for Lockdown Exit?

May. 10 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO As countries plan to exit from the pandemic lockdown, the logistics and freight industry like all others will struggle to find its footing and get back to normalcy. In fact, it is highly unlikely that business will...