Holland, MI – Dec. 15, 2020 – BluJay Solutions, a leading provider of global supply chain software and services, announces that FourKites has renewed its partnership with BluJay, which provides an out-of-the-box, two-way integration for customers to access FourKites’ visibility data within the BluJay Transportation Management application.
FourKites is the largest predictive supply chain visibility platform in the world, delivering real-time visibility and predictive analytics for the broadest network of Global 1000 companies and third-party logistics firms.
“FourKites’ objective is to collaborate with BluJay on strategic, innovative opportunities to increase the savings we provide customers through our mutual offering,” says Frank Iannotti, Chief Revenue Officer at FourKites. “Through this renewed partnership, FourKites will be able to align our solutions with machine learning-based capabilities and improved, updated integration methods to help ensure our customers are receiving the maximum value across their end-to-end operations.”
“Over the past few years, we have grown our mutual customer base to 30+ enterprise customers and continue to drive innovation and data visibility for our customers. One of the ways we provide incremental value for customers is through partnerships with other industry leaders that enrich our ecosystem,” says Chris Timmer, Chief Revenue Officer at BluJay Solutions. “We are excited to take another step forward with FourKites that reinforces our commitment to providing the capabilities customers need for best-in-class supply chain execution.”
Shippers such as Ace Hardware will be using the integrated offering from BluJay and FourKites to optimize its supply chain network. “We chose FourKites for its proven turnkey integration with our BluJay TMS. With FourKites’ data deeply integrated into BluJay, we have a one-stop shop for information about each shipment. With real-time visibility, we will be able to see the current status of orders for our 4,000+ stores,” says Terrance Howard, Director of Transportation at Ace Hardware.
Founded in 2014, with headquarters in Chicago, IL, 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. With a network that spans millions of GPS/ELD devices in 80+ countries and covers all modes, including truckload, LTL, ocean, rail, air, intermodal, parcel and courier, as well as yard management, 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. For more information, visit http://www.fourkites.com.
BluJay Solutions helps companies around the world achieve excellence in logistics and trade compliance – it’s in our DNA. Through a blend of Data, Networks, and Applications, delivered in the BluJay Way, our DNA platform powers the Frictionless Supply Chain for thousands of the world’s leading manufacturers, retailers, distributors, freight forwarders, customs brokers, carriers, and logistics service providers. To learn more, visit: www.blujaysolutions.com, or follow us on Twitter @myblujay and LinkedIn.