New Products and Services: Software & Systems
VisibilitySmart cargo alert system
Software-as-a-service provider CargoSmart Ltd. has created VisibilitySmart, a new visibility solution that alerts shippers and logistics service providers to cargo delays. The solution provides shippers with early notifications of potential delays.
Mobile Shipment Manager
Manhattan Associates' new Mobile Shipment Manager allows users to reroute shipments, execute rush deliveries, and remedy problems from a mobile device. The application is integrated into Manhattan SCALE (Supply Chain Architected for Logistics Execution) and can be accessed by any Windows 8-enabled device.
New SkyRouter mobile application
Blue Sky Network has launched the New SkyRouter mobile application, a fleet management portal for land mobile, aviation, and marine applications.
Transportation Guru is a new application from LLamasoft Inc. that helps users design and analyze their global transportation networks.
In reaction to the rapid evolution and proliferation of mobile devices, supply chain software company Manhattan Associates has created Manhattan Mobility Labs.
ILOG Inventory and Product Flow Analyst
IBM has introduced a new version of its inventory optimization solution - ILOG Inventory and Product Flow Analyst (IPFA).
ProTrack Warehouse Labor Management System
Technology and consulting company TZA has released a new version of its cloud-based ProTrack Warehouse Labor Management System.
I.D. Systems Analytics
I.D. Systems Analytics, a new solution from I.D. Systems Inc., provides insights into the performance of industrial vehicles, such as lift trucks, pallet jacks, tow tractors, and other material handling equipment, across multiple locations. According to I.D.
XPress Pix Go-Fetch inventory management software
XPress Pix Go-Fetch inventory management software from Sapient Automation is an entry-level software system that can be used to manage order picking and replenishment activities. Go-Fetch inventory management software is designed to retrieve parts stored in vertical carousels, vertical lift modules (VLMs), horizontal carousels, and pick-to-light devices and systems. With Go-Fetch software, inventory can be managed by location within the storage unit, by item or part number, by description, or by location quantity.
Rand McNally MileMaker and IntelliRoute software
Rand McNally has updated its MileMaker and IntelliRoute software, which provide truck-specific routing, mileages, and mapping. The new software release includes updated postal codes for Canadian provinces and territories, new postal codes for Mexico, and updated ZIP and Standard Point Location Codes (SPLC).
The containerized carrier Maersk Line has rolled out MyFinance, a new Web-based electronic invoice and payment solution with dispute resolution for customers.
FastPic5 Inventory Management Software
Kardex Remstar has introduced a new feature to its FastPic5 inventory management software that help organizations segment inventory.
Kewill Shipping Intelligence
Kewill Shipping Intelligence (KSI), a cloud-based shipping analytics solution, helps companies understand their shipping spend and then use that insight to improve how they ship goods, deploy inventory, or select carriers and services. Designed for medium-to-large companies, KSI collects trending and intelligence data for parcel freight spend.
Southwest Airlines Cargo Companion
Southwest Airlines Cargo has introduced an asset-tracking service.
Varsity Logistics has launched a new shipment-optimizing tool called ShipOptimizer, which enables companies to accurately predict shipping costs before actually shipping the product. ShipOptimizer uses a series of proprietary algorithms that place items into all combinations of containers, calculate them for each carrier, and then compare cost for all carriers to get the correct answer. ShipOptimizer can be used as orders are taken via the Internet or at order entry time.
WaerLinx Bonded Store Module
Waer Systems has built a bonded warehouse module for its WaerLinx supply chain solution. The WaerLinx Bonded Store Module incorporates all new demand types and alerts needed to manage a bonded environment.
Intelliship and HALO TMS
Source Consulting now offers two cloud-based transportation management systems (TMS), Intelliship and HALO.
Kewill Total Compliance
Global trade management software provider Kewill has expanded its compliance screening offering with the introduction of Kewill Total Compliance.
ONE Parcel Management
One Network Enterprises (ONE), a provider of supply chain solutions in the cloud, has added ONE Parcel Management to its ONE Intelligent Logistics solution suite. ONE Parcel Management delivers a cloud-based parcel management solution for any size parcel carrier.
Paradox Software transportation optimization suite
Paradox Software Consulting, a provider of trucking and logistics software solutions, is now offering a new version of its transportation optimization suite.