FourKites Launches New Unified Customer Interface – The First Solution to Deliver End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility on a Single Platform

AMSTERDAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Supply chain visibility leader, FourKites, today announced a major upgrade to its platform that makes it easier for organizations to leverage critical supply chain visibility data throughout their business. New Release Creates Seamless Integration Between Real-Time Transportation Visibility and Facility-Specific Data – Across All Modes – Delivering Actionable Insights That Improve Efficiency and Avoid Disruption in the End-to-End Supply Chain .

With these latest enhancements, data automatically syncs between the platform’s real-time transport tracking, Appointment Manager and Dynamic Yard® apps to deliver faster, more contextualized, multi-modal insights that drive ROI for all teams. Here are some examples of this actionable information:

  • Transport managers can reprioritize in advance based on meeting times displayed next to the shipment’s ETA

  • Warehouse managers can automatically log and verify freight arriving at a point with geographic tracking, enabling accurate record keeping of facility operations

  • Supply chain managers can accurately track landed costs of shipments in a single view, including multimodal detention charges, marine demurrage, transshipment, and facility stay

  • Inventory planners have a complete view of on-hand and in-transit inventory to better plan production schedules, or outbound cuts to reduce penalties and eliminate speed-ups

  • Supply chain and warehouse managers can optimize facility schedules based on ETAs of shipping ports of call to ensure the fastest throughput of shipping containers and minimize truckload traffic.

Together, these enhancements give business users easy access to the critical supply chain information they need to speed resolutions, proactively manage exceptions, and provide better reporting to their chain partners. supply.

“Today represents a major milestone in helping large enterprises leverage supply chain visibility across their enterprise,” said FourKites Founder and CEO Mathew Elenjickal. “We have customers with hundreds and thousands of users, as we continue to drive innovation in the industry, we remain focused on maximizing usability and value for our customers. Empowering them seeing all their data tightly integrated and automated on one platform, across all modes and geographies, is the best way to ensure ROI.”

FourKites was recently named a Leader in Gartner 2022® Magic Quadrant™ for real-time transportation visibility platforms, positioned furthest for completeness of vision. Additionally, the company earned the highest score for Fortune 500 companies with complex needs in Gartner’s companion report, Gartner 2022.® Critical capabilities for real-time transportation visibility platforms. In this analysis, FourKites ranked #1 in three of the five most advanced use cases.

Praise of FourKites UI by Gartner Peer Reviews:

  • FourKites has been a great company to partner with. They have a strong focus on customer service and tend to move product feedback from development to production surprisingly quickly. Their core tracking platform, while sophisticated, is remarkably intuitive, and they seem to have an eye on the end-user experience in everything they produce. – Senior Transportation Manager, Manufacturing

  • FourKites continues to excel and impress me with their ability to provide helpful tools and support our account in a customer-first manner. By working with them, they were able to roll out coverage in multiple countries, manage the work, and improve their tool along the way. I am very impressed with their product and the speed of delivery. – Logistics Strategy Analyst, Manufacturing

  • We have been more than happy with the way FourKites has allowed us to scale efficiently. Their customer service and support is excellent and the integration has allowed us to become much more efficient. – Head of Innovations and Systems, Transport

  • Easy and a ton of information available at the click of a mouse. In a few moments, I can get a real-time overview of the loads. – Inventory, food and beverage administrator

  • The platform is really user-friendly and easy to use, with a lot of potential to increase our visibility and help us be more agile. – Senior Director of Transportation Latin America, Manufacturing

  • This platform is ideal for providing our supply chain teams and stores with real-time visibility into loads across the network. It’s intuitive, user-friendly, and a great and powerful tool for delivering meaningful insights. – Supply Chain Rotation Analyst, Retail

About FourKites

FourKites® is the world’s largest supply chain visibility platform, extending visibility beyond transportation to jobsites, warehouses, stores and beyond. Tracking over 2.8 million daily shipments by road, rail, ocean, air, parcel and courier, and reaching over 200 countries and territories, FourKites combines real-time data and powerful machine learning to help businesses digitize their end-to-end supply chains. . More than 1,100 of the world’s most recognized brands, including 9 of the top 10 CPGs and 18 of the top 20 food and beverage companies, trust FourKites to transform their business and create more agile, efficient and sustainable supply chains. To learn more, visit https://www.fourkites.com/.