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LLamasoft Inks Partnerships for Supply-Chain Modeling

LLamasoft Inc. has entered into partnerships with three supply-chain companies, to provide detailed data to customers of its modeling applications.

Transplace, a third-party logistics and supply-chain technology company, is providing LLamasoft customers with intra-Mexico benchmark truckload rate data. Tompkins Supply Chain Consortium is supplying a sampling of its database, include metrics for freight spend, sourcing, inventory turns and distribution-center operations. Xeneta, an online sea-freight intelligence platform, is providing benchmark port-to-port ocean service contract rates. LLamasoft will continue to offer an ocean tariff module as part of its standard data services subscription, but said the additional data will only be offered in the LLamasoft Data Services premium subscription package. According to the company, the three new partnerships will provide LLamasoft customers with additional resources from which to draw global reference data for use in supply-chain modeling.

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Transplace, a third-party logistics and supply-chain technology company, is providing LLamasoft customers with intra-Mexico benchmark truckload rate data. Tompkins Supply Chain Consortium is supplying a sampling of its database, include metrics for freight spend, sourcing, inventory turns and distribution-center operations. Xeneta, an online sea-freight intelligence platform, is providing benchmark port-to-port ocean service contract rates. LLamasoft will continue to offer an ocean tariff module as part of its standard data services subscription, but said the additional data will only be offered in the LLamasoft Data Services premium subscription package. According to the company, the three new partnerships will provide LLamasoft customers with additional resources from which to draw global reference data for use in supply-chain modeling.

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