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Kathleen Kong

Kathleen Kong is the Marketing Operations Manager at Crux Systems.
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The growing global market for batteries

February 20, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

The global lithium-ion battery market is expected to reach $100 billion by 2025, registering a CAGR of 17%. The growth of the battery industry is largely due to the growing demand for electric vehicles, with some estimates predicting that there will be140 million electric cars on roads...

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Meet us at TPM19

February 7, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics, News, Shipping

Come meet us at the TPM conference March 3-6 in Long Beach, California. On day three of the conference, Sentury Tire will present their case study about how they integrated their supply chain visibility data with Salesforce to provide better service to their customers. We'd love to see...

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Getting ready for the spring

January 22, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

It seems like we've just gotten through the holiday season, but did you know that plants have already been imported to North America for the spring and Valentine’s Day? Greenhouses and farms from around the world are using Crux Systems to track their containers, including tulip farms...

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Logistics trends in 2019

January 17, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

Stepping into the new year, we see a number of technology trends in 2019 that will influence logistics and supply chain management. Here's the top five technology trends to keep an eye on. 

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The best blog posts of 2018

December 10, 2018 by Kathleen Kong |

News

Not surprisingly, our most popular blog posts from the last year focus on demystifying the complexities of tracking ocean cargo, and how we're using technology to make it easier to track and manage your shipments. Here are our top five blog posts from 2018.

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Tools for managing your shipments

December 5, 2018 by Kathleen Kong |

Container tracking

At the bottom of each column on your dashboard, there are a number of tools that you can use to manage your shipments. Select one container (or several), click the icon at the bottom of your screen, and take action.

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Meet us at the Port Performance North America conference

November 27, 2018 by Kathleen Kong |

News

Come meet us at the Port Performance North America conference December 11-12 in Newark, New Jersey. Our CEO Eric Klein will be speaking on a panel addressing the opportunities for better insight into what's happening with your shipments at the terminals, and how cloud technologies,...

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Track your shipments on your phone

November 26, 2018 by Kathleen Kong |

Container tracking

Even if you're not at a computer, you can check the status of your shipments. Our mobile-friendly site makes it easy to see at a glance which containers are about to arrive at the terminal, which ones are available for pickup, and which ones have potential problems that need to be...

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How to upload containers to your dashboard

November 19, 2018 by Kathleen Kong |

Container tracking

Once you’ve registered for an account, the first thing you’ll want to do is to add your containers to track. The easiest way to do this is by uploading a CSV file with your container numbers, the shipping line (if you know it), and any additional information you'd like to add as...

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Perspectives on software partnerships

November 15, 2018 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

Companies in the logistics space are increasingly forming partnerships to extend their networks. As our CEO Eric Klein has said, true end-to-end supply chain visibility will only be achieved through partnerships because there are simply too many integrations and companies you need to...

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