Transportation Insight Showcased by Major Consumer Goods Trade Publication
HICKORY, NC (October 29, 2013) – Global third-party logistics (3PL) provider Transportation Insight has been recognized by Consumer Goods Technology magazine as a leading supply chain technology solution provider. The publication featured Insight TMS®, Transportation Insight’s web-based, fully scalable Transportation Management System in its recent compilation of leading supply chain technology solutions for the consumer goods industry.
“From better visibility to freight rates and carrier options, to the presentation of complete and accurate data in the varied formats our clients demand, Transportation Insight’s technology offering is designed to empower our clients to take control of their supply chain,” says Transportation Insight President and Chief Executive Officer Chris Baltz. “Not only are clients able to improve processes inside their operation with these tools, but they can also affect positive change outside their four walls by removing unnecessary activity and cost from their entire network.”
Providing visibility for its clients to international and domestic shipments, Insight TMS is the cornerstone of Transportation Insight’s blended technology solution that enables end-to-end supply chain control. Along with a fully integrated Warehouse Management System, a proprietary freight invoice auditing and payment system and Insight Fusion, a proprietary interactive business intelligence portal, these cutting-edge applications support Transportation Insight’s Extended LEAN™ methodology of continuous improvement. Extended LEAN focuses on streamlining the client supply chain by more closely connecting vendors, producers and customers with optimized supply chain processes. The end result is the creation of industry-wide value stream networks that build competitive advantage.
“We provide clients with a variety of supply chain technology that gives them a transparent view into their supply chain data regardless of their location,” says Jim Taylor, Transportation Insight Vice President of Information Technology. “Whatever device clients are using, they have access to accurate, complete supply chain information that encourages data-driven business decisions focused on the continuous improvement of the enterprise.”
About Transportation Insight, LLC
Transportation Insight is a global lead logistics provider with more than $1.6 billion in supply chain spend under management. For over a decade, the 3PL has partnered with hundreds of manufacturers, distributors and retailers to achieve significant cost savings, reduce cycle times and improve customer satisfaction rates by providing customized supply chain solutions. Serving dozens of North American consumer packaged goods companies, Transportation Insight offers a Co-managed Logistics™ form of 3PL, carrier sourcing, freight bill audit and payment services, state-of-the-art transportation management system (TMS) applications, and business intelligence. Its logistics services include domestic transportation, international transportation, warehouse sourcing, LEAN consulting and supply chain sourcing of indirect materials. For more about Transportation Insight, visit www.transportationinsight.com.