SynchroNet Intermodal Services, Inc. (SIS) Appoints SOX Logistics International As Exclusive Canadian Representatives

SynchroNet Intermodal Services, Inc. (SIS) Appoints SOX Logistics International As Exclusive Canadian Representatives

Pleasanton, CA – October 28, 2009 – SynchroNet Intermodal Services, Inc. (SIS) today announced that SOX Logistics International is the exclusive Canadian representative for the company’s North American services. SIS designs, manages and executes the most efficient web-based system for ocean carriers, third parties (IMCs, NVOCCs, freight forwarders, leasing companies and traders) and truckers, to meet the objective for container re-use throughout the United States and Canada. Ramp-to-ramp stack train transportation, capacity availability, customized asset management services and online equipment visibility services are offered through this system to reduce empty rail repositioning expenses, trucking costs, maintenance and repair management and container-yard handling expenses for customers with operations in the US and Canada.

“SIS allows customers to efficiently execute import-to-export street turns, import-to-US or Canadian domestic street turns and location specific trucker-initiated match backs,” said Marc DiNapoli, managing director of SIS. “The street re-use potential is one of the few underutilized opportunities customers have available to control costs and maintain or increase margins. We are eager to offer these more environmentally friendly services in Canada through our agreement with SOX Logistics International.”

“Through the services that SIS offers, we have flexibility to be cost competitive on long-haul deliveries and provide important long-term alternatives to road transportation,” said Steve Luciani, managing partner of SOX Logistics International. “With ever increasing challenges of integrated asset and supply chain management, customers are looking for on-time performance, reduction of risk and consistent capacity. SIS’ stack-train and street-turn services efficiently integrate within the supply chain. The services are a perfect fit with the customer’s requirements for available assets and the need for cost-effective repositioning of equipment.”

SOX International Logistics is a Canadian-based transportation logistics company that provides innovative, consistent and dedicated capacity solutions to the transportation industry. These capacity solutions are provided to 3PLs and carriers, but the ultimate beneficiary of these solutions is the shipping community including distributors, manufacturers and retailers who have traditionally not had access to low cost transportation opportunities. Innovative capacity solutions are provided by offering backhaul transportation opportunities and 40’ marine containers on a ramp-to-ramp basis in shipping lanes that have been dominated by other modes of transport.

Located in Vaughan, ON (270 Vaughan Valley Blvd. Unit 2, Vaughan, ON L4H 3C3), further information on the creative capacity solutions SOX Logistics International at 416 769-5647 or via email

In October 2009, SynchroNet Intermodal Services, Inc. (SIS) opened its doors to provide domestic repositioning services to handle the surplus of empty containers from inland locations to port cities. This interchange service assists third parties, including IMCs, in finding and loading cargo from inland cities to ports to save empty repositioning costs. Headquartered in Chesapeake, VA, (2006 Old Greenbrier Road, Suite 12, Chesapeake, VA 23320 USA), SIS provides opportunities for container owners to inexpensively reposition empty equipment through use of any of the three services the organization offers.

For more information contact visit SynchroNet Intermodal Services, Inc.’s web site at, call 1 (757) 410-1762 or email

Barbara K. Marsh-Wetherell, Principal
Marsh-Wetherell Market Relations
Tel.: (925) 933-1907