Transportation Insight Recognized as Leading Technology Provider for Food and Beverage Industry
Robust Application Portfolio Helps Clients Focus on Operational Efficiency, Customer Service, Profit Protection
HICKORY, NC (December 17, 2018) – Transportation Insight, a multi-modal Enterprise Logistics Provider, is recognized as a top provider of technology solutions helping food and beverage companies improve productivity and gain efficiency. Featured in Food Logistics’ annual FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers list for the sixth consecutive year, Transportation Insight helps clients improve supply chain performance through a technology platform that facilitates optimal mode and carrier selection, comprehensive data management and supply chain network design and forecasting to drive process improvements, reduce costs and enable sustainable growth.
“Transportation Insight continues to be an innovator in the logistics technology arena to give clients a competitive advantage they might not realize by working with other providers. Our game-changing platform blends proprietary and industry leading commercial applications to give our clients an end-to-end view of their entire supply chain, while enabling them to pinpoint single activities and reveal trends and opportunities for enterprise improvement at a moment’s notice,” says Transportation Insight President and CEO Chris Baltz. “We are honored to be recognized once again for helping clients continuously examine their end-to-end value stream to find opportunities to reduce landed cost of goods and improve bottom line performance.”
Transportation Insight’s bundled Enterprise Logistics solution enables food and beverage companies to access, trace and verify information from suppliers, operations, packaging and transportation in order to maintain appropriate documentation demonstrating compliance. By combining TMS and freight invoice audit and payment with a cloud-based business intelligence platform, Insight Fusion®, Transportation Insight provides supply chain visibility from origin to destination to help proactively prevent issues arising from spoilage or shelf life expiration. Transportation Insight leverages this blended technology stack to improve carrier sourcing, automate execution processes for multiple modes, control and manage freight spending, and collect, store and analyze data. As a result, the supply chain strategist provides clients with vast supply chain data assimilated into actionable business intelligence.
“Food and beverage companies face many supply chain challenges today, and since no two companies are alike, they require flexible and customizable solutions. We modify our suite of applications to meet the unique technology needs for a wide range of companies, from small and mid-sized businesses to Fortune 1000 companies with many locations,” says Transportation Insight Vice President of Information Technology Jim Taylor. “Our supply chain technology solutions give clients access to accurate, complete supply chain information that encourages data-driven business decisions focused on the continuous improvement of the enterprise.”
The annual FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers serves as a resource guide of software and technology providers whose products and services are critical for companies in the global food and beverage supply chain.
“The digital supply chain continues its rapid emergence, bringing with it expanded capabilities that impact visibility, security, compliance and efficiency,” says Lara L. Sowinski, editorial director for Food Logistics and its sister publication, Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “Every aspect of the global food supply chain stands to benefit from new and innovative software and technology that is fundamentally changing the global food supply chain.”
Companies on the 2018 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers list are profiled in the November/December 2018 issue of Food Logistics, as well as online at www.foodlogistics.com.
About Transportation Insight, LLC
Transportation Insight is a multi-modal, lead logistics provider with $3.9 billion in logistics spend under management. For nearly 20 years, the Enterprise Logistics Solutions Provider has partnered with manufacturers, retailers and distributors to achieve significant cost savings, reduce cycle times and improve customer satisfaction rates by providing customized supply chain solutions. 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, parcel technology platform (audit, engineering, advanced analytics) and business intelligence. Serving over 1,500 clients, its logistics services portfolio includes domestic transportation, e-commerce solutions, supply chain analytics, international transportation, warehouse sourcing, LEAN consulting and supply chain sourcing of indirect materials including secondary packaging. Headquartered in Hickory, NC, Transportation Insight has secondary operating centers in Atlanta, GA, Bentonville, AR, Boston, MA, Charlotte, NC, Omaha, NE, Overland Park, KS and Salt Lake City, UT; service centers in Canton, OH, Charlotte, NC and St. Louis, MO; and client support offices across North America. For more about Transportation Insight, visit www.transportationinsight.com, email or call 877-226-9950.