Cargo Signal Blog

SMART CARGO IN 60 SECONDS: Avoiding Damage

The condition your cargo is in does not have to be a guessing game. IoT-powered sensors can help monitor everything from temperature, light exposure and even shock while your freight is mid-transit. 

Do you really know what condition your cargo is in when it is being moved all over the world? This information is especially crucial if your cargo is fragile, perishable or you have had to deal with damaged freight in the past. Everything from seasonal temperature changes to over-extended warehouse operations can create a volatile environment for your freight. And volatility can result in damage. Not only is damaged cargo a waste of money but it can cost you your relationship with your clients. The condition your freight is in does not have to be a guessing game. With the appropriate sensors attached to your cargo we can monitor conditions such as temperature, exposure to light or shock empowering you with the information you need to advocate for your cargo with the carrier. Our hope is that monitoring the conditions around your cargo will help avoid damage altogether.