England Logistics acquires
TMS Technologies LLC
Feb 17, 2011 10:09 AM
England Logistics Inc, a provider of third-party logistics and supply chain engineering services, has acquired TMS Technologies LLC in Alma MI.
“Along with adherence to our mantra of ‘Relentless Innovation,’ this places TMS Technologies on the forefront of TMS software development,“ said David Brookhouse, chief executive officer of TMS Technologies. “Bringing the breadth and depth of England Logistics’ expertise together with the technology that TMS Technologies has created will move the bar upward for all logistics providers.”
Through this acquisition, England Logistics has acquired a variety of logistics-related technologies and tools including a web-based transportation management and supply chain visibility system, a parcel auditing system and its proprietary, and a Logistics Technology Framework on which it is building its next generation of logistics technology systems.
Using cloud technology originally developed by Google, TMS Technologies offers shippers and logistics providers customized and cost-effective systems tailored to their supply chain needs. These include custom ERP/CRM integration points, least cost route management, electronic freight tender, supply chain visibility, automated supply chain problem detection and isolation, service provider performance reporting, and detailed logistics analytics. TMS Technologies was founded in 2003.
A wholly owned subsidiary of global transportation leader C R England Inc, England Logistics is the 11th-largest non-asset based transportation provider in the industry. For more information, visit www.englandlogistics.com.
© 2013 Penton Media Inc.