According to FCW, the Department of Homeland Security is taking threats to the US supply chain seriously. They have launched a task force to assess cyber threats against the supply chain.

IBM’s blockchain efforts are not meeting expectations, reports the Innovation Enterprise. Their TradeLen’s blockchain platform isn’t onboarding partners as fast as the company would like.

According to Dallas News, the expanding trade war with China is causing companies to consider relocating their supply chains to other areas of the world.

According to Forbes, the current economic uncertainty is forcing retailers to take steps to modernize their supply chains.

The IBM-Maersk joint supply chain platform is suffering from a lack of co-signers, reports Coin Desk. In order for Trade Lens to work, other carriers must sign on with the platform, but it seems many aren’t interested in doing so.