UPS teams up with a blockchain startup to provide better b2b services

UPS has partnered up with e-commerce technology company Inxeptoin to enable easier b2b commerce, the companies announced in a press release. In order to do that, UPS has integrated Inxeption Zippy platform which promises to “streamline shipping and logistics.”

Inxeption provides businesses with an e-commerce platform and online product catalogue so that they can market and sell their products. The company uses blockchain tech to ensure sensitive information such as rates, transactions, and pricing are only shared between buyers and sellers.

According to UPS CMO Kevin Warren, “The growth of e-commerce is driving B2B buyers to expect the same fast and convenient shopping experiences that consumers enjoy. Working with Inxeption is another way we’re creating innovative solutions that helps small businesses deliver quality service for their customers and succeed in e-commerce.”