Elemica named a top logistics IT provider

By Freddie Pierce
Elemica, leading provider of supply chain integration and optimization services to the chemical, tire and rubber, energy and selected manufacturing ind...

Elemica, leading provider of supply chain integration and optimization services to the chemical, tire and rubber, energy and selected manufacturing industries, has been named a Top 100 Logistics IT Provider for 2011 by Inbound Logistics magazine for the second consecutive year. Elemica was chosen because their innovative Logistics Management solution advances logistics and supply chain excellence.

"We remain committed to providing advanced technology solutions that help our customers achieve the visibility and control they need to succeed in the global marketplace," Mike McGuigan, CEO of Elemica, said. "We understand the challenges our customers face on a daily basis, and we consistently strive to deliver solutions that address the growing complexity within their supply chains."

Elemica's Logistics Management Suite includes road and ocean solutions for carrier booking and visibility and terminal and warehouse solutions. The solution suite provides transportation, customer service and purchasing organizations more reliable and efficient load planning, real-time shipment visibility, lower demurrage and detention costs, routing guide compliance, reduced inventory and lower working capital.

"Elemica was selected because its solutions solve specific logistics challenges and improve processes, and create a ripple effect of efficiencies across the entire value chain,” Felecia Stratton, Editor of Inbound Logistics, said. “Inbound Logistics is proud to honor Elemica for innovative solutions empowering logistics and supply chain excellence in 2011."

SEE OTHER TOP STORIES IN THE WDM CONTENT NETWORK

How freight rail is getting the U.S. economy back on track

Could bin Laden’s death affect the global supply chain?

Protecting your supply chain

Check out the latest issue of Supply Chain Digital!

The Top 100 list appears in the April 2011 issue of Inbound Logistics, online, in a future digital edition, and in the Logistics IT Decision Support Tool, where readers can enter their logistics technology requirements and match the solutions providers best suited to their needs.

Elemica was founded in 2000 and today connects more than 3,000 companies across multiple industries, processing over $60 billion in annual transactions. Clients include BASF, Continental, The Dow Chemical Company, DuPont, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, LANXESS, Rhodia and Shell.

Edited by Kevin Scarpati

Share

Featured Articles

Disruptive supply chain tech for 2023 - FourKites

Delbert Cope, CTO at supply chain visibility platform FourKites, on the tech likely to have the biggest impact for supply professionals in 2023

Blockchain strengthening links in supply chain

Though use of blockchain solutions in supply chain is still relatively low, Tech Mahindra is among pioneers driving its adoption

Earthquake tech inspired Partsch to invent SCM in 1970s

In the late 1970s, physicist Dr Wolfgang Partsch - the father of supply chain management - used science as the basis for his revolutionary concept of SCM

SaaS bloat 'hitting procurement bottom lines'

Digital Supply Chain

Cold chain logistics 'flying blind' - Tive & FreightWaves

Technology

Logistics innovation 'hampered by C-suite, cash & staffing'

Digital Supply Chain