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Uber Freight is transforming the multi-billion dollar trucking industry by creating a seamless and transparent way for shippers and carriers to work together using our logistics on-demand platform. Uber Freight serves every level of the trucking industry—carriers on the road, shippers at the warehouse, supply chain engineers at corporate headquarters. Carriers and their drivers can push a button and book a load at an upfront price instead of wasting hours or even days negotiating over the phone. Shippers benefit from instant access to capacity and rates.
We’re on a mission to create a world without waste. We believe in AI for radical efficiency and extraordinary good. We push the limits of data science to give business leaders a view into the past and future, so that they can stop wasting time and resources now, helping you plan, make, and move goods and resources for manufacturers and complex supply chains. Founded in 2016 and ranked #1 B2B Startup by LinkedIn, Noodle.ai is led by executives from top firms in data science, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and management consulting
Bristlecone Labs is the innovation engine of Bristlecone – A Gartner rated Supply Chain Advisory Firm under the Mahindra Group.
We leverage Bristlecone’s proven expertise in the domain of supply chain and synergize it with the power of AI, Machine Learning and prescriptive analysis to solve complex supply chain challenges.
An emerging force to be reckoned with in the Supply Chain SaaS Applications & Platform space, at Bristlecone Labs we transform Supply chain Risks to opportunities and data into insight.
We help businesses evolve with changing times and thrive in the chaos of industry 4.0.
Forward Air has been a leader in the expedited ground transportation industry for over 25 years. Our portfolio of services has evolved to meet each customer’s unique shipping needs, including expedited linehaul (TL & LTL), pick-up and delivery, intermodal drayage, pool distribution and specialized temperature-controlled logistics services.
At Forward Air, we drive industry innovation and continuously strive to develop better technologies, systems, and tools for our customers throughout North America – to keep your business moving forward. We are more than a transportation company. As a single resource for your shipping needs, we are your supply chain partner.
GlobalTranz is a technology-driven freight brokerage company specializing in LTL, full truckload, third-party logistics and expedited shipping services. GlobalTranz is leading the market in innovative logistics technology that optimizes the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in near real-time. Leveraging its extensive freight agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 25,000 shippers. In 2016, Transport Topics ranked GlobalTranz as the 12th largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S. For more information, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz.
Winmore is a silicon valley-based software company offering a cloud-based Bid and Tender Management solution for freight forwarders and brokers that provides visibility, accountability and proven practices that streamline and optimize the bid process to qualify and win more of the right bids. Winmore replaces manual processes, spreadsheets and torrents of email with clear, automated workflows that improve efficiency and provide enhanced visibility of the entire process from beginning to end.
Locus Robotics transforms your e-commerce productivity without transforming your warehouse. Locus’s innovative, autonomous robots work collaboratively alongside workers, helping them pick 2x-5x faster, with near-100% accuracy, and less labor cost compared to traditional picking systems. This proven, powerful technology integrates easily and seamlessly into existing warehouse infrastructure without disrupting workflows. For more information visit www.locusrobotics.com.
MercuryGate provides powerful transportation management solutions proven to be a competitive advantage for today's most successful shippers, 3PLs, freight forwarders, brokers and carriers. MercuryGate's solutions are unique in their native support of all modes of transportation on a single platform including Parcel, LTL, Truckload, Air, Ocean, Rail, and Intermodal. Through the continued release of innovative, results-driven technology and a commitment to making customers successful, MercuryGate delivers exceptional value for TMS users through improved productivity and operational efficiency. MercuryGate offers business intelligence to improve transportation processes, increase customer satisfaction, and reduce costs with its adaptable, comprehensive transportation solutions suite.
Onera was founded to transform the modern retail experience. The Onera Intelligent Fulfillment Platform enables retailers to optimize the availability and delivery of products in an omnichannel environment. By leveraging leading edge data science and machine learning retailers can dramatically improve the shopper’s experience while increasing sales and profitability.
BluJay Solutions’ rich domain expertise in all areas vital to global trade – transportation, parcel, warehouse, and customs management, as well as freight forwarding and compliance – combined with four decades of experience, make the company a trusted choice of more than 7,500 customers spanning more than 100 countries. BluJay customers include five of the top 10 food and beverage companies, 32 of the top 40 logistics service providers, and 24 of the top 25 freight forwarders. With BluJay, 1.9 billion transportation transactions are processed and 4.5 billion boxes shipped annually.
Emerge, creators of the award-winning Private Freight Marketplace (PFM) allows shippers to connect to their own carriers and receive live, direct-rates from thousands of verified providers, all in one place. The platform helps shippers to realize 5-10 percent savings on their freight spend by avoiding the spot market and giving them true insight into buying decisions.
Emerge is spearheaded by respected industry veterans from FedEx Freight, UPS Freight and GlobalTranz. The company was launched to address the decades-long industry challenges by making the daily lives of shippers and capacity providers easier and more efficient through a combination of AI, automation and increased visibility.
Courier Distribution Systems (CDS) proudly delivered over 50 million amazing customer experiences in 2018, all backed by the most demanding global brands in the industry. CDS proficiently operates in 30 key interlocking distribution points with a diverse 700+ fleet which gives access to vast global resources for leveraging opportunities of analysis for shaping strategic capabilities to maximize solutions for our clients. Our customizable and personable approach has catapulted overall growth for CDS and spotlighted industry recognition to land CDS as a proud award member of INC. 500’s America’s fastest growing private companies in 2017 and 2018.
E-commerce has changed the world. Customers demand better service but operators are stuck in the trenches, fighting today’s problems with yesterday’s tools. 6 River Systems knows that fulfillment is key to customer satisfaction. Starting with Chuck, a collaborative mobile robot, 6 River Systems is building fulfillment solutions that power the winning warehouses of the future.
Based in Waltham, Massachusetts, 6 River Systems is a venture-backed company founded by former Kiva Systems (now Amazon Robotics) executives. The team has decades of automation, software and operations experience and has designed, built and deployed the world’s largest warehouse automation solutions.
AFMS specializes in transportation benchmarking, negotiation support and auditing / reporting services for small package, air freight, ocean carrier, and LTL contracts. We offer a “no cost” evaluation of your carrier contracts to identify savings opportunities. AFMS has been in business for over 25 years. Our clients include G.E., Honda, Sony, Disney, Johnson & Johnson, Toyota, Dell and others. Our price benchmarking services and analytics support is very detailed and accurate. We point out savings opportunities that even the most sophisticated logistics professionals often overlook. AFMS employees previously worked at UPS, FedEx, DHL, Hyundai, US lines, Panalpina, Topocean and several major LTL carriers including Old Dominion. They were Vice Presidents, and Senior Pricing Directors for these carriers. Our negotiation support services usually save a company 15-25 % in true savings.
ArcBestSM delivers integrated solutions for a variety of supply chain challenges. Our offerings include less-than-truckload services via the ABF Freight® network, ground expedited solutions through Panther Premium Logistics®, household moving under the U-Pack® brand and vehicle maintenance and repair from FleetNet America®.
With a relentless focus on meeting our customers’ needs and unique access to guaranteed transportation capacity, we create solutions to even the most complex and demanding supply chains. We are focused on providing the best customer experience possible with seamless access to a broad suite of logistics capabilities, including truckload, LTL, international, time critical, managed transportation, warehousing and distribution, and household moving services.
As the only full-service provider for real-time cargo monitoring on the market, Arviem provides exceptionally accurate location and condition monitoring of cargo throughout the global supply chain on a pay-as-you-use basis. We uncover supply chain blind spots by installing automated locating and sensing technology on multimodal containers and cargo. We provide real-time, carrier independent data about the whole journey of the goods from the point of manufacture to the point of delivery. Our advanced analytics platform allows business professionals to uncover inefficiencies in their supply chains, it improves decision making by revealing what’s happening throughout the extended supply chain. www.arviem.com
Bringg is the leading customer-centric logistics solution for enterprises, with customers in more than 50 countries including some of the world's best-known brands. Our powerful SaaS platform enables companies to match Amazon's logistical excellence in terms of operational efficiency and customer experience, streamlining the way they deliver goods and services to create the perfect experience for everyone - from HQ to the field and all the way to their customers. Bringg’s open scalable platform can be easily configured to fit our customers’ needs and provides the robust set of APIs and SDKs required in order to integrate it across their existing systems.
CAI Logistics is a leading expert in intermodal, highway, and international shipping. CAIL uses its well-established industry presence to provide a wealth of benefits including legacy railroad direct contracts, a company-owned and operated office network, freight forwarding and NVOCC services, and non-asset-based capacity solutions to its customers. And its unique customer-centric approach allows CAIL to design creative and custom solutions whether shipping goods regionally, across North America or to destinations overseas. Let’s get moving!
G2 Capital Advisors provides investment banking, financing and restructuring advisory services to the middle markets. We aspire to be the trusted advisor of choice to our clients including corporations and institutional investors. G2 Capital Advisors offers a highly differentiated platform, with services based upon deep industry knowledge, and a results-based fee structure to ensure a customized approach to your transaction.
Today’s consumer has ever-higher expectations for purchasing convenience, delivery speed, choice and adaptability. More options for consumers spell greater complexity for the supply chain. It’s no longer enough to fulfill demand – you must anticipate it, predict it and make smarter, faster decisions.
At HighJump, we’re integrating our proven solutions for the warehouse, transportation and logistics ecosystem with emerging technologies – from around our company and around the world – to build the supply chain of the future. Leveraging advanced cloud technology, we can help you ride the wave of data to achieve greater efficiency, uncover actionable insights and stay ahead of the curve.
With a powerful network of over 6,000 food and beverage trading partners, iTradeNetwork has been the leader in perishables supply chain management for 20 years. iTrade’s end-to-end supply chain solution suite tackles the complexities that occur at all waypoints of the perishables supply chain, from procurement and quality to traceability and spend management, so that you can focus on your core business.
JDA Software is the leading supply chain provider powering today’s digital transformation. We help companies optimize delivery to customers by enabling them to predict and shape demand, fulfill faster and more intelligently, and improve customer experiences and loyalty. More than 4,000 global customers use our unmatched end-to-end solutions portfolio to unify and shorten their supply chains, increase speed of execution, and profitably deliver to their customers. Our world-class client roster includes 76 of the top 100 retailers, 77 of the top 100 consumer goods companies, and 8 of the top 10 global 3PLs. Running JDA, you can plan to deliver. www.jda.com
Locus is a global decision- making platform in the supply chain that uses deep learning and proprietary algorithms to provide route optimization, real-time tracking, insights and analytics, beat optimization, efficient warehouse management and vehicle allocation & utilization. Locus automates human decisions required to transport a package or a person, between any two points on earth, delivering gains along with efficiency, consistency, and transparency in operations.
Over the past few years, Locus has achieved a peak of 1 million orders processed in a day (200,000 orders an hour). Locus solutions are now trained & tested on over 100 million+ order deliveries, and operations have expanded to 75 cities across the globe.
Tech Mahindra represents the connected world, offering innovative and customer and business-centric information technology experiences. Our convergent digital, design experiences, innovation platforms and reusable assets connect across a number of technologies to deliver tangible business value and experiences to over 825 global customers including a number of Fortune 500 Companies across 90 countries. Tech Mahindra, amongst the Fab 50 companies in Asia (Forbes 2016 list) is part of the USD 17.8 billion Mahindra Group, a global federation of companies driving growth and have leadership position in Information Technology, Automotive, Financial Services, Hospitality, Logistics, Retail and Aerospace & Defense.
Tech Mahindra’s focus is on helping customers RUN better, CHANGE faster and GROW greater. While running IT operations and support to reduce cost and improving service levels, Tech Mahindra helps customers CHANGE to be more nimble & agile with Automation, DevOps and grow through Innovation and Digital. Tech Mahindra addresses Logistics and Supply Chain for both Logistics Service Providers and Shippers with the same Philosophy. With a focus on both Asset and Non-Asset logistics providers, Tech Mahindra has experience of working with 4 of the top 6 3PLs, 2 large Truckload / Intermodal providers, 2 of top 5 LTL providers, 2 of top 3 courier companies, several large freight fowarders and others. The Digitial Offerings include Driver eBag, Digi-Sense (Connected Fleet), Supply Chain Control Tower, LEAP (Transportation platform), Mobility for Warehouse, Self Service BI / Analytics on-demand and broader Digital Supply Chain Management offering covering many other aspects for Shippers and Distributors.
Transfix is the leading freight marketplace connecting shippers to a national network of reliable carriers. Fortune 500 companies such as Anheuser-Busch, Unilever, and Target rely on Transfix to handle their most important FTL freight needs. With instant pricing tools, guaranteed capacity, data-driven insights, and reliable service, Transfix is changing the world of transportation one load at a time. Transfix was named one of Forbes' "Next Billion-Dollar Company" in 2018. Visit Transfix at www.transfix.io.
Whimsy Inc. is a provider of Supply Chain Services with a specialization in Intermodal Drayage. With over 23 years of experience, Whimsy is an innovative leader in the logistics marketplace utilizing state of the art technology designed for connectivity and to improve the customer experience. Whimsy enjoys industry leading infrastructure with many strategically located yard locations equipped with high tech security. The backbone of Whimsy’s success is a fleet of expert drivers who have the knowledge and experience needed to deliver results. Whimsy’s driver centric culture is designed to set drivers up for success and keep them on the road serving our customers. Whimsy believes in adding value to the Intermodal community by forging meaningful partnerships with customers, employees, independent contractors, vendors and trading partners.
HubTran has achieved an efficiency revolution in transportation by replacing legacy back-office systems with an automated platform to process invoices, bill customers, and manage documents. The company does it with enterprise-grade software using optical character recognition and artificial intelligence that’s smart, easy and affordable. HubTran 3PLs and factors work 4X faster with better cash flow and incredible accuracy.
The tech behind HubTran has earned the team numerous awards including the Harvard Business School New Venture Competition, Chicago Innovation Award, and Executives’ Club of Chicago Innovator of the Year. The most important reviews come from HubTran customers who can’t say enough about product performance, zero-start up time, and excellent customer service.
Nulogy provides software to 3PLs and CPG brands to manage value-added services, enabling them to bring regionally customized products to consumers more quickly, safely, and intelligently. With its solutions and services, Nulogy connects brands, third-party logistics companies, and retailers, enabling them to deliver the perfect order on time, in full and defect free. The company’s cloud-based solutions have reduced costs, enhanced customer service, improved compliance and quality, and raised revenues in the supply chains of Fortune 100 and other brands around the world. Every day, millions of dollars of consumer products are processed by Nulogy’s software across a broad range of market segments including food, beverage, consumer goods, pharmaceutical, high-tech, and hard goods.
SMC³ is the one-stop knowledge hub for less-than-truckload technology, data and education. The API-powered SMC³ Platform fuels TMS applications with unrivaled LTL analytical capabilities and shipment visibility data. As the single integration point for all carrier rate, transit and service information, thousands of shippers, 3PLs, logistics service providers and carriers rely on SMC³ solutions to make informed business decisions, achieve higher returns on their transportation investment, and meet ever-changing market demands.
Built on a secure and private cloud, SMC³ solutions simplify the complexity of LTL:
Contact SMC³ at email@example.com to set up a time before or during the conference to discuss how SMC³ can simplify LTL complexity throughout your network.
Loadsmart is a tech-enabled freight broker making truckload shipping seamless, efficient and socially responsible. Our edge? Instant online quoting and booking for customers while leveraging machine learning and artificial intelligence to perfectly assign shipments to relevant carriers. The net effect: reducing waste, deadhead, excess fuel consumption and carbon emissions. Our goal is to bring 21st century technology to the $700 billion dollar highly fragmented and antiquated trucking industry. Join us.
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.9 trillion in assets. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, investment and mortgage products and services, as well as consumer and commercial finance, through 7,700 locations, more than 13,000 ATMs, the internet (wellsfargo.com) and mobile banking, and has offices in 33 countries and territories to support customers who conduct business in the global economy.
Transplace is the leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology, helping manufacturers, retailers and distributors optimize supply chain operations and increase financial performance. Offering a complete suite of transportation management, strategic capacity, and cross-border & global trade services, Transplace’s customizable logistics solutions and best-in-class technology gives businesses greater control of their transportation operations and enhanced visibility of shipments and overall supply chain performance. With deep expertise in key vertical markets, including consumer packaged goods, manufacturing, retail and chemicals, Transplace works to strategically design and manage customer networks in the most efficient, cost-effective manner. As North America’s largest transportation management provider, Transplace leverages its entire network to solve large-scale, complex supply chain problems for its customers. From small-to-medium businesses to global brands, Transplace delivers the optimal blend of actionable business intelligence and operational excellence you need to manage your supply chain with certainty.
3Gtms delivers order to settlement transportation management software (3G-TM) for shippers, brokers and 3PLs focusing on simplifying the process of complex transportation management. Built as a single system, 3G-TM manages the full transportation lifecycle including: rating, routing (including multi-stop and pool distribution optimization), tendering, tracking, tracing and settlement.
Advantech enables a more intelligent planet by providing the most up-to-date fleet management, in-vehicle computing and logistics platform solutions. Globally renowned for developing and manufacturing high-quality, high-performance hardware and software computing components as well as complete platforms for more than 30 years, the billion-dollar company collaborates closely with select partners across a diverse range of market sectors to provide edge-to-cloud solutions for a wide array of applications—driving smart cities, smart factories and the advancement of industrial and commercial IoT. For more information, visit - www.advantech.com
An asset-based freight broker disrupting the way trucking companies operate and how shippers procure for truck capacity by creating an industry leading digital marketplace for truckload freight where shippers and carriers are connected seamlessly. Our proprietary technology allows us to leverage the power of cloud computing, mobile applications, machine learning and artificial intelligence to give our clients every advantage in this competitive industry. As a result, we deliver real time visibility and full transparency, while reducing transportation cost and increasing the bottom line for our customers
CenterPoint Properties is an innovator in the investment, development and management of industrial real estate and multimodal transportation infrastructure. With a focus on improving supply chains, intermodal prominence and port-centric assets, CenterPoint continuously reimagines what’s possible by creating ingenious solutions to the most complex industrial property, logistics and supply chain challenges. From some of the busiest container ports to intermodal resources, CenterPoint operates in major U.S. markets along the West Coast, Central Region and East Coast. We’re equipped to accommodate a diverse set of supply chain requirements across the country—wherever your business needs it most
Colliers International (NASDAQ : CIGI) is a leading global real estate services and investment management company. With operations in 68 countries, our 14,000 enterprising people work collaboratively to provide expert advice and services to maximize the value of property for real estate occupiers, owners and investors.
Ward Richmond leads a team within Colliers International specifically focused on supporting dominant Third Party Logistics providers (3PL’s) with corporate real estate strategy execution throughout North America and globally.
With over 13 years of experience, Richmond has negotiated over 500 transactions in cities throughout the USA, Canada and Mexico representing clients ranging in size from Fortune 100 global conglomerates to regional, family-owned 3PL’s.
GEODIS is a top-rated, leading global supply chain operator recognized for its passion and commitment to helping clients overcome their logistical constraints, undisputed leader in France, ranking #4 in Europe and #7 worldwide. GEODIS’ growth-focused offerings (Supply Chain Optimization, Freight Forwarding, Contract Logistics, Distribution & Express, and Road Transport) coupled with the company’s historical success has led to wide-spread recognition including being ranked as a “Leader” in Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for 3PLs Worldwide". Currently GEODIS has over 40,500 employees, a direct presence in 67 countries, and a global network spanning 120 countries. GEODIS’ parent company, SNCF Logistics, is a division of the SNCF group (the French National Railway Corporation). In 2017, GEODIS generated €8.1 billion in sales, and continues to position itself for global growth.
Integrity Recycling and Waste Solutions efficiently services and markets its customers’ recyclables on six continents, processing more than 25,000 tons of recyclables per month. In addition to our local presence, we form strategic partnerships with global end-users that enable us to offer customers quality service and competitive pricing across North America. We have the financial stability, depth of experience, global market contacts, and adaptable support services to generate consistently high returns for our customers’ recyclable materials even as market conditions fluctuate. We aim to forge lasting relationships with our customer, not only through excellent service, but also through ongoing education and operational transparency.
Pitney Bowes (NYSE:PBI) is a global technology company providing commerce solutions that power billions of transactions. Clients around the world, including 90 percent of the Fortune 500, rely on the accuracy and precision delivered by Pitney Bowes solutions, analytics, and APIs in the areas of ecommerce fulfillment, shipping and returns; cross-border ecommerce; office mailing and shipping; presort services; location data; customer information and engagement software; services; and financing. For nearly 100 years Pitney Bowes has been innovating and delivering technologies that remove the complexity of getting commerce transactions precisely right. For additional information visit Pitney Bowes, the Craftsmen of Commerce, at www.pitneybowes.com.
ProLogistix and Select; Divisions of EmployBridge: Headquartered in Atlanta, EmployBridge is one of the largest workforce specialist firms in the country and was recently recognized as the largest industrial staffing firm in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts. Each of its industry-leading commercial, professional and franchise brands focus on a dedicated specialty, allowing EmployBridge to deliver a superior level of staffing solutions to associates and clients. From nearly 600 locations in the U.S. and Canada, EmployBridge puts more than 95,000 associates to work at more than 10,000 companies weekly. For more information on EmployBridge, please visit the company website at www.employbridge.com.
Shockoe brings a holistic view of what mobility can be for both consumers and employees, and with deep experience in both mobile applications and the latest in AR and voice technology, we never tackle a client problem by looking for just a solution. Our goal is to align mobile technologies with human behavior. Shockoe believes work becomes better, easier and faster through mobile technology. Rooted in engineering consulting, and with a passion for service design, we partner across corporate divisions to deliver innovation that is measured, mature, and meaningful.
Trax is a global leader in Transportation Spend Management solutions. Combining industry leading cloud based applications with expert services, we are transforming traditional freight and parcel audit to help customers better manage and control their global transportation costs and drive enterprise wide efficiency. With a global footprint spanning North America, Latin America, Asia and Europe, we deliver data based visibility and insights, higher savings and better control of transportation spend for shippers of all sizes. Visit us at www.traxtech.com.
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