Accellos’ Joe Couto, 2014 Pro to Know, and Colin Hay will present on helpful Warehouse Management topics at the South Africa User Group on March 12, 2014. Also included in the agenda is Keynote speaker Dr. Martyn Davies. Martyn is a world-renowned analyst and will speak about the opportunities and areas for growth in Africa, what makes companies successful and how logistics companies can gear themselves for success.
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The Transport Topics Top 50, an annual survey of the largest logistics companies – covering freight management and forwarding, brokerage services and warehousing and distribution – accurately and objectively documents the size and scope of the largest operators [in the United States and Canada], and provides timely analysis of trends shaping the industry.
We would like to congratulate the following Accellos Customers on this most recent achievement…
Accellos has announced, at Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2014, the release of AccellosOne Warehouse Management System (WMS) version 6.5 which is built on Accellos’ unifying technology platform, the AccellosOne Platform version 3.0. This cloud-ready WMS boasts an all-new configuration mechanism that leverages Microsoft’s powerful Workflow Foundation, enabling partners and customers to analyze and modify business processes without writing code or using proprietary scripting languages.
According to the 2014 18th Annual Third Party Logistics Study, domestic and international transportation is the most frequently outsourced logistic activity. Many companies consider outsourcing their transportation simply because transportation is not part of their core competency. Time, energy, and money need to be allocated to portions of their business that deliver the highest value within their company.
Accellos is pleased to announce that Accellos Senior Vice President and 3PL General Manager, Joe E. Couto, has been awarded recognition as a 2014 “Pro to Know” by Supply & Demand Chain Executive. Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine, an international B2B publication that provides mission-critical editorial to address the issues and challenges of the supply chain, today announced the names of its 2014 “Pros to Know” awards winners.
Accellos announced that GSA International, Ltd. (GSA) has fully deployed Rand McNally’s TND™ 760 mobile fleet management solution in tandem with their Accellos Prophesy Transportation Management software across its fleet of 40 trucks. GSA, a Michigan-based, full-service logistics provider, reports significant operational time and cost savings since migrating to Rand McNally’s device.
As the old saying goes, “One man’s 3PL is another man’s broker.” A couple of years ago, I spoke on a CSCMP panel led and moderated by Tom Escott that “debated” the merits, differences and advantages of a shipper’s relationship with a 3PL versus a broker. It was a lively and enjoyable session, and I… Read more »
Accellos has issued a case study of customer HMS Manufacturing, Co. that explains the benefits experienced after implementing AccellosOne WMS and AccellosOne EDI for Dynamics GP.
Benefits achieved by HMS include:
Faster fill times
Accurate inventory costs
Ability to prioritize
Rand McNally purchased Accellos’ Prophesy solution in December to enhance transportation optimizations for its clients. Since then they have integrated it with their Mobile Communications.
One of the recipients of this new software combination recently said that it is “pretty exciting stuff! It works REALLY well! I have to say, we are impressed!” This customer will be the object of a press release about the Prophesy and McNally integration in the near future.
Rand McNally is a leading supplier of maps, navigation, road travel, and various trip planning resources.