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Transplace Named Logistics Company of the Year by Leading Mexican Publication

July 7, 2015
By Business Wire News


Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, today announced that it has been selected as Estrategia Aduanera magazine’s “Logistics Company of the Year.” Estrategia Aduanera is Mexico’s leading international trade magazine that places special focus on customs brokers, logistics and imports/exports with highly specialized industry insights. This award distinguishes Transplace for “an outstanding record based on the infrastructure, resources and the quality standards it has over its competitors.”

“This is the highest award that Estrategia Aduanerapresents to a logistics company. Our publication distinguishes the logistics company of the year to recognize a providers’ outstanding service to the industry, as well as for possessing the infrastructure, resources and quality standards accreditation that position it over its competitors,” said Daniel Guzmán Santander, director, Estrategia Aduanera. “Transplace has proven itself to be a leader when it comes to cross-border customs relations and processes and intra-Mexico transportation, and this award recognizes the company for its exceptional leadership, quality and excellence in the industry.”

Transplace is a licensed U.S. Customs Broker, enabling the company to be a single-source provider for its customers moving freight cross-border with bilingual customer service and a transportation management system. The proprietary transportation management system, which features capabilities tailored for the Mexican market, automates and standardizes the interaction between shippers, importers and customers, providing increased visibility and reducing the amount of mistakes when transporting goods across the border.

Transplace has also expanded its capabilities in Mexico via intermodal services, giving customers greater access to equipment capacity and enabling them to take advantage of the benefits of intermodal transportation and better optimize transportation spend.

“It is an honor for Transplace to be recognized for its cross-border and intra-Mexico solutions by such a highly respected logistics publication,” said George Abernathy, president and chief commercial officer, Transplace. “The industrial and economic growth in Mexico has presented tremendous opportunity for many companies, but due to the complexities of intra-Mexico and cross-border freight transportation, more and more shippers are looking for an experienced partner to optimize and manage the process. To address the growing interest, Transplace has made expanding operations on both sides of the border a major focus over the last few years in order to provide customers with the bilingual solutions and support, as well as comprehensive intermodal services, they need to efficiently manage their transportation operations.”

About Transplace

Transplace is a non-asset, North America-based provider offering manufacturers, retailers, chemical and consumer packaged goods companies the optimal blend of logistics technology and transportation management services. The company’s services and capabilities include Transportation Management Services, Intermodal, Brokerage and SaaS transportation management (TMS) solutions supplemented by supply chain network planning and design, transportation procurement and consulting services. The company is recognized among the elite 3PLs for its proven ability to deliver both rapid return on investment and consistent value to a customer base that includes many of the largest shippers in the world.

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