AUSTIN, Texas, USA (May 4, 2015) — Fortigo, Inc., global logistics cost management (LCM) experts, announced today that it has been selected as a Top 100 Logistics IT Provider for 2015 by Inbound Logistics magazine. Fortigo has been named to the Top 100 for 10 years in a row.
Every April, Inbound Logistics editors recognize 100 logistics IT companies that support and enable logistics excellence. Drawn from a pool of more than 300 companies, using questionnaires, personal interviews, and other research, Inbound Logistics selects the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers who are leading the way in 2015. Editors seek to match readers' fast-changing needs to the capabilities of those companies selected. All companies selected reflect leadership by answering Inbound Logistics readers' needs for scalability, simplicity, fast ROI, and ease of implementation.
When choosing the 2015 Top 100 Logistics IT Providers, Inbound Logistics editors looked at excellence in optimizing transportation and logistics operations. On a more strategic level, editors make their selections based on how transformative solutions impact outward-facing business activities driving integration across internal, as well as external, business processes. Fortigo was selected because its solutions solve specific logistics challenges and improve processes, and create a ripple effect of efficiencies across the entire value chain. Inbound Logistics is proud to honor Fortigo for innovative solutions empowering logistics and supply chain excellence in 2015.
"As supply chains become increasingly complex, and as shippers continue to face the challenges of rising costs and increased shipping choices, it becomes essential to leverage technology to optimize and manage operations," stated Dr. George Kontoravdis, founder and president of Fortigo.
"Fortigo continues to introduce innovation into its product suite, allowing its customers to strategically manage their supply chains without deploying overly complicated and expensive supply chain management systems," added Kontoravdis.
Fortigo reduces shipping costs, generally upwards of 10% of a company's revenue, by automating, optimizing, and auditing logistics operations. Fortigo automates manual processes, optimizes key business decisions and audits carrier compliance to reduce logistics costs, increase profitability, enhance customer satisfaction, and build competitive advantage for companies with mid-to-high volume shipping requirements. In addition, Fortigo's on-demand logistics technology does not require internal IT resources.
About Inbound Logistics
Since its inception in 1981, Inbound Logistics' educational mission is to illustrate the benefits of demand-driven logistics practices, give companies the knowledge to help them match the inbound flow of materials to their demand, and align their business process to support that shift. Inbound Logistics offers real-world examples and decision support to guide businesses to efficiently manage logistics, reduce and speed inventory, and offset rising transport costs, supporting business scalability across their value chain. More information about demand-driven logistics practices is available at www.inboundlogistics.com.
Fortigo automates, optimizes, and audits logistics decisions to help enterprises reduce costs, improve customer satisfaction and increase profitability. Fortigo plugs into established supply-chain software and provides rapid return on investment by optimizing logistics processes, minimizing ship-to-order times and streamlining collaboration with logistics providers. The company is based in Austin, Texas and can be found online at www.fortigo.com.