Chicago, IL, USA, June 22, 2010 — CargoWise®, a globally recognized technology supplier for logistics service providers, has been selected to provide its ediEnterprise solution for Extra Logistics, a full service worldwide provider of ocean, air freight and warehouse services, including customs brokerage and compliance services. The company has implemented CargoWise’s ediEnterprise system to provide operations, accounting, administration and track-and-trace capabilities.
“We are very pleased to be providing the software platform for Extra Logistics' freight forwarding needs,” said Gene Gander, Vice President Business Development for CargoWise. “Our objective is to add even greater value to the company’s established network of services through a successful partnership that effectively implements the best qualities of both parties. Credit should be given to Extra Logistics for capitalizing on the resources at its disposal to maximize its investment in the ediEnterprise platform."
“We reviewed a number of software systems throughout the industry before we selected CargoWise for our operational requirements,” said Peter Gruettner, President of Extra Logistics. “The CargoWise enterprise solution offered us a proven, forward-thinking platform for our business needs in a standalone package that incorporated all of our operations into one cohesive system. The system also provides Extra Logistics with the opportunity for future growth because the ediEnterprise modules are capable of managing greater amounts of data and offer additional value-added benefits to our customers. CargoWise stands out from the other software vendors because it truly understands the international transportation industry. The company’s comprehensive training program ensures that we get the most out of its system, which is a great benefit to our company.”
CargoWise is a globally renowned technology provider that delivers an innovative, single platform solution to improve customers’ visibility, efficiency, quality of service and profitability. It provides dynamic and efficient solutions for logistics service providers focused on effortless supply chain execution capability in an integrated globally capable enterprise system.
Every day, 2,000 logistics service providers, consisting of 50,000 users in 50 countries, move goods through the global supply chain using CargoWise's ediEnterprise system, a powerful and feature rich software solution developed to meet the ever-changing needs of the logistics industry. CargoWise offers the only single platform supply chain logistics management system that provides integration across all departments and functionality for domestic, regional and global customers. Headquartered in the U.S., Australia and in the UK, the Company operates worldwide from offices across the U.S., Europe and Asia. More information on CargoWise can be found at www.cargowise.com
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Melinda Elmowy, VP Global Marketing, CargoWise
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