20 Most Promising Logistics Technology Solution Providers - 2015
Logistics as a business concept evolved in the early 1960’s with the dawn of increased complexity concerning supply chain processes. It is an integral fraction of supply chain management and cannot be shunned by industries. The traditional methods of logistics that involve analyzing and tracking inventories fail to comply with the requirements of the present day industry operations. With the introduction of GPS (Global Positioning System) and the Cloud, logistics operations have become incredibly user-friendly, helping businesses to proficiently monitor and keep a track of their business activities.
Currently, the functionalities of logistics have transformed enormously with a significant rise in E-commerce industries, discount stores, and integration of cloud computing. Presently, Logistics providers are offering customers with inbound logistics, multi-enterprise grid functionality and shared distribution networks for efficient manufacturing, storing inventory information and obtaining an integrated view of all their activities.
Citing the swift growth and expansion of manufacturing businesses, the necessity for a competent supply chain has increased immensely. Subsequently, a number of companies have achieved distinction in delivering these services. In the last few months, we have come across hundreds of logistics providers and shortlisted some of the pioneering companies who have helped manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers in tackling the challenges related to supply chain management.
Our selection is based on the vendor’s capability to realize the needs of manufactures through supply chain that support core business processes of various industries. Additionally, we evaluated the vendors support through support based on the integration of technological innovations into their systems.
Today, we present to you CIOReview’s 20 Most Promising Logistics Technology Solution Providers of 2015.
|MGN Logistics||A provider of freight and transportation management solutions for streamlining the logistics process|
|B2BGateway||An EDI service provider, offering cost-effective, easy to use, cloud-based EDI solutions for logistic companies.|
|CarrierStore||A cloud-based software and logistics consulting company dedicated to revitalizing the direct relationship between shippers and carriers through its Kuebix products.|
|Catapult International||A provider of solutions for logistics companies to automate and retrieve bids and RDQs|
|CT Logistics||Providers of freight related post audit, pre-audit, Business Intelligence, and transportation management solutions|
|CTSI-Global||A leading provider of supply chain management technology which controls all aspects of supply chain operation.|
|EXTOL International||Delivers end-to-end data transformation and integration software and services that easily allow companies to automate data transactions between internal systems and trading partners|
|Fleetilla||A global provider of vehicle tracking, asset tracking, cloud-based GPS fleet management and other telematics solutions|
|Greenmile||A SaaS based end-to-end enterprise platform that provides customers with strategic and territory planning, daily route optimization, real time dispatching and mobility applications, and vehicle tele-matics|
|GTG Technology||Builds software to manage global transportation management systems of every size and kind|
|Lean Logistics||Provider of improved supply chain management systems,real-time data analytics, centralized control over transportation processes and a scalable platform for quick adaptation.|
|LynnCo Supply Chain Solutions||Specializes in delivering Supply Chain Performance, Supply Chain Optimization, Diversity Programs, Lean Logistics,Supply Chain Technology for the manufacturing industry.|
|M33||A logistics provider, who delivers a unique combination of proprietary technology and supply chain expertise to help enterprises achieve their business goals.|
|Optricity||Optricity provides advanced supply chain (SC) software,including slotting optimization, to businesses across industries to improve operational efficiency and cost cuts.|
|Pacejet||Pacejet offers a unique combination of multi-carrier shipping, a real-time carrier network and native ERP integration in a complete, cloud-based platform for business shippers.|
|Real Time Freight||Provider of automated, cloud-based TMS and technology solutions for increased transparency|
|Tompkins International||A supply chain consulting and implementation firm that maximizes supply chain performance and value creation. We enable clients to be more profitable and valuable, while also becoming more agile, flexible and adaptive to the marketplace.|
|Translogistics||A logistics management company that combines industry expertise with innovative technology to enhance client’s logistics process and improve their bottom line.|
|Transplace||Providing simple, cost effective and dependable transportation solutions to manufacturers, retailers and distributors that present a clear competitive advantage|
|Trax Technologies||Trax Technologies is a provider of cloud-based solutions for buyers and sellers of logistics services. Trax improves supply chain performance by first improving logistics data quality|