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Below you will find the recent articles on Sifty's products and further insights on the shipping and logistics industries.

Sifty's AI Solutions Joins Forces with BT's Infrastructure in CCS Watcher
News

Sifty's AI Solutions Joins Forces with BT's Infrastructure in CCS Watcher

In a landmark move for international trade, Sifty's cutting-edge AI joins forces with British Telecom's (BT) robust infrastructure to launch the CCS Watcher, a transformative tool in customs and border management.
Paul McGuinness
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Assessing Large Language Models Valuations: Metrics to Understand AI
AI

Assessing Large Language Models Valuations: Metrics to Understand AI

This article aims to guide readers through evaluating a Large Language Model (LLM) and to understand the significant advantages it can offer to the international trade industry.
Paul McGuinness
A Note to Managers
AI

A Note to Managers

You do not decide to implement AI to boost your KPIs, nor is it a tool to express in a holiday retreat how advanced your team is because they use AI for the company's benefit. AI and Machine Learning (ML) are technologies that should be implemented to achieve a specific objective.
Oscar Morales
Streamlining Customs with AI
Opinion

Streamlining Customs with AI

In an episode of the Digital Supply Chain podcast, Tom Raftery delves into the realm of supply chain management and logistics with Oscar Morales, the CEO of Sifty.
Understanding AI: Decision-Making in Customs Processes
International Trade

Understanding AI: Decision-Making in Customs Processes

Understanding the Role of AI in Enhancing Human Decision-Making in Customs Processes In the dynamic world of international trade, customs brokers play an essential role, ensuring goods move smoothly across borders and adhering to complex regulations and laws.
Paul McGuinness
Can you imagine more uses for old containers?
News

Can you imagine more uses for old containers?

Stadium 974 of Qatar is an innovative and unique stadium built entirely out of shipping containers. Located in Doha, the stadium was designed by Zaha Hadid Architects and made for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Paola Copka
For Northern Ireland's sake, we need to redefine Special Economic Zones.
Customs

For Northern Ireland's sake, we need to redefine Special Economic Zones.

Can we talk about Northern Ireland as a Special Economic Zone… again? In September 2019, a few months before Brexit, the Financial Times reported on the possibility of treating Northern Ireland as a Special Economic Zone. Three years later, Northern Ireland's trade is still up for debate.
Oscar Morales
AI is the future of trade
Opinion

AI is the future of trade

Imagine a future with AI powering all things trade. The original article was published in Spanish in Latitudex, a Mexican magazine specialising in international trade.
Paola Copka
All hands on deck!
News

All hands on deck!

Increase international parcel throughput at customs. This article was initially published in Latitudex, a Mexican magazine specialising in international trade. Si quieres leer el artículo en español, haz click en la imagen de arriba y busca hasta abajo del texto en inglés el link para la versión digital de la revista Latitudex.
Oscar Morales
Weapons of math production
AI

Weapons of math production

Our CTO, Julio Amador, envisions a world where customs brokers trust numbers when making risk decisions. Statistics are at the core of any Machine Learning (ML) application.
Shahzeb Khan
Why do international borders exist to create friction?
International Trade

Why do international borders exist to create friction?

With the explosion of international e-commerce offering all kinds of innovative products, speedy delivery of consumer goods to our homes is a modern convenience we have all become accustomed to.
Paul McGuinness
Chaos at the border
Customs

Chaos at the border

Following Brexit, Covid-19 and shifting trends in e-commerce, managing the flow of international goods is becoming increasingly demanding and complex...
Oscar Morales
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We use DALL·E 2 from OpenAI to generate the feature images on our blog posts.
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