CHICAGO – November 30, 2018 – FourKites, the leader in predictive supply chain visibility, announced today that it has expanded its operations into the United Kingdom, and plans to open other offices in Europe over the next few months.
FourKites currently tracks loads in more than 70 countries worldwide, working with top shippers and carriers across North America, South America, Europe and Africa. The FourKites platform is now live in eight languages, with product guides in fifteen languages.
FourKites has already been active in Europe since 2017. The company has onboarded hundreds of European carriers and is integrated with the top telematics providers in the region. The new European offices will enable FourKites to continue to service global customers and provide implementation and onboarding support to shippers and carriers across the European market.
“FourKites is proud to have built the world’s largest shipper network with on-the-ground presence in North America, South America, and Europe,” said Stephanie Kolaczynski, chief operating officer of FourKites. “Providing local resources for EU shippers and carriers ensures a relevant and timely experience for our customers.”
The company now has more than 300 employees in Chicago (headquarters) and Chennai, India, with operations in Mexico, Brazil, Poland and the United Kingdom.
“Large, global shippers have seen the power that predictive visibility provides, and scaling internationally will help us provide unprecedented value to our customers,” said Mathew Elenjickal, founder and CEO of FourKites. “Our expanded presence in Europe will help our customers deliver exceptional service and operational excellence.”
FourKites is the fastest-growing predictive supply chain visibility platform, delivering real-time visibility and predictive analytics for the broadest network of Fortune 500 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 of more than four million GPS/ELD devices, FourKites covers all modes including ocean, rail, parcel and over-the-road. The platform is optimized for mobile and equipped with market-leading end-to-end security. To learn more, visit https://www.fourkites.com.