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FourKites , a real-time supply chain visibility platform, announced a new alliance with Infosys, a global provider of next-generation digital services and consulting, to deliver supply chain process innovations and technology solutions. Infosys brings experience in designing and implementing supply chain operations and logistics solutions. Infosys selected FourKites as a real-time visibility partner based on FourKites’ technology, large network of shippers, and ability to rapidly deliver solutions.
“FourKites pioneered real-time freight visibility and continues to lead the industry in helping shippers, carriers, brokers and 3PLs improve on-time delivery and orchestrate their supply chains based on actionable data and predictive intelligence,” said Karmesh Vaswani, EVP & Global Head Consumer, Retail & Logistics at Infosys. “We’re very excited to bring FourKites’ global, multimodal visibility solutions to our customers worldwide so they can realize the value of end-to-end, real-time freight visibility.”
“Optimizing the entire supply chain ecosystem is a complex challenge that necessitates cooperation, collaboration and active partnerships between systems integrators and solutions providers,” said Mathew Elenjickal, CEO and Founder of FourKites. “Infosys is uniquely accomplished and qualified to understand customers’ global requirements and integrate FourKites into their existing infrastructures. We’re honored to be selected as Infosys’ real-time visibility partner, and excited to help more customers realize faster time-to-value from their supply chain solutions.”
FourKites is the largest predictive supply chain visibility platform, delivering real-time visibility and predictive analytics for the broadest network of Global 1000 companies and third-party logistics firms. Using a proprietary algorithm to calculate shipment arrival times, FourKites enables customers to lower operating costs, improve on-time performance and strengthen end-customer relationships. FourKites’ network spans millions of GPS/ELD devices in 176+ countries and covers all modes, including truckload, LTL, ocean, rail, air, intermodal, courier and parcel, and extends real-time visibility into the yard. FourKites has 1 million loads and over $100 billion in freight under management at any given time. The platform is optimized for mobile and equipped with market-leading end-to-end security.
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