Transportation Pulse Report 2023
Ulm, 28 November 2022 – Supply chains have always been defined by uncertainty. This has remained the case in 2022. From rising inflation to labour strikes and the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war, this year has certainly thrown up its fair share of challenges and disruptions.
David Landau joins Transporeon as Chief Network and Strategy Officer
Ulm, 14 September 2022 – Transporeon, the leading Transportation Management Platform, announced today the appointment of David Landau as Chief Network and Strategy Officer. Landau, a savvy supply chain expert, shares Transporeon’s mission to bring transportation in sync with the world and envisions the role of an intelligent platform acting as the operating system of large transportation networks in the cloud.
Transporeon acquires Tracks, expanding its leadership role for sustainability in freight technology
Ulm, 18 August 2022 – Transporeon, the leading Transportation Management Platform, announced today the acquisition of Tracks, a Berlin-based start-up with the mission to decarbonise the transport industry. Founded in 2018, Tracks is a carbon visibility tool providing data solutions to monitor and manage carbon emissions across all transport modes. To do this, the company uses AI-based analytics and prediction tools to enable shippers, carriers and logistics service providers to collect and optimise emissions data at source.
Transporeon partners up with Schmitz Cargobull
Ulm, 28 July 2022 – Transporeon, Europe’s leading Transportation Management Platform, and Schmitz Cargobull, Europe’s leading manufacturer of trailers, have announced a partnership that will provide Schmitz Cargobull’s customers an easy and secure data connection to Transporeon’s real-time visibility solution. This Connectivity is made possible by the new Schmitz Cargobull TrailerConnect® Data Management Center and enhances visibility and control over transport data.
Carbon emissions monitoring
Ulm, Germany, 25 July – After successful Alpha and Beta stages, Transporeon – Europe’s leading Transportation Management Platform – rolls out its pioneering Carbon Visibility tool to all customers worldwide. Through an automatic update on the Transporeon platform, every Transporeon customer will now have access to functionality that can transparently and efficiently measure, reduce, report and benchmark the greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) from their transports. This value-added service is provided as an integral part of all transports executed and processed via Transporeon and is accessible to all customers on our platform.
Getting Ukrainian agricultural produce back in motion
Ulm, Germany, 28 June 2022 – “Calling all logistics players across Europe, your help is needed”, that is the rallying cry from Transporeon, ALICE and the European Commission. With 25 million tons of grain and other agricultural goods held in storage due to the supply chain disruptions as a direct result of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, a gargantuan effort by the collective logistics industry is needed to get these goods back on the road and rail again.
Transporeon launches Freight Matching for Forwarders
Ulm, 22 June 2022 – Freight forwarders are experts in their areas of the freight industry and have a vision of how the industry can be optimised. To set this vision in motion, Transporeon is thrilled to launch Freight Matching for Forwarders to boost their operational know-how and drive a digital revolution in the freight forwarding industry.
The state of supply chain sustainability in Europe
11 April 2022 — Sustainability is one of the most important and complex challenges facing the world today. Yet, 28% of supply chain companies still don’t have a sustainability strategy in place, according to “Real-Time Visibility and Sustainability in Europe’s Logistics Sector”, a Europe-wide survey of more than 200 supply chain stakeholders from Sixfold by Transporeon and Transport Intelligence (Ti). A further 20% have a sustainability strategy that is less than two years old, highlighting the general lack of maturity across the industry.
Transporeon launches Carbon Visibility Beta version
Ulm, 4 April, 2022 — Transporeon, Europe’s leading Transport Management Platform, has launched the Beta version of its Carbon Visibility dashboard designed to help shippers and carriers precisely, transparently and efficiently measure and benchmark their greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) from transports. The methodology is fully compliant with the GLEC (Global Logistics Emissions Council) framework, the highest and latest standard for the calculation of GHG within logistics.
Transporeon Enters into Real-Time Visibility Partnership with Blue Yonder
Ulm, Germany, March 7, 2022 – Transporeon, Europe's leading transport management platform, has announced a partnership with Blue Yonder, a world leader in digital supply chain and omni-channel commerce fulfilment, to offer real-time visibility to their joint customers. Through the partnership, Transporeon’s real-time visibility solution – Sixfold by Transporeon – will provide much-needed access to real-time data for Blue Yonder’s Transportation Management Solution (TMS) customers, delivering precise shipment ETAs to shippers, carriers, and end customers.
UTA Edenred and Transporeon begin sales cooperation
Kleinostheim, Germany, 24 February 2022 – UTA Edenred, a leading European mobility service provider and an Edenred company, and Transporeon, Europe’s leading Transport Management Platform, have joined forces as part of a sales cooperation. From now on, Transporeon offers its European network of carriers a specially created UTA Full Service co-branded card. This card gives Transporeon customers access to UTA’s acceptance network and its comprehensive product and service portfolio.
Transporeon’s new re-planning feature for Real Time Yard Management takes Dock Scheduling to the next level
Ulm, 22 February 2022 — Transporeon expands its Real Time Yard Management (RTYM) solution with a new smart re-planning feature, which enables warehouse workers and managers to instantly react to short-term changes on the day of delivery or pickup. Customers can now effectively re-plan scheduled appointments (time slot bookings) to another time and/ or another location on any given day. The re-planning feature saves costs caused by waiting times and prevents poorly synchronized assets and ineffective dock planning.
Transportation Pulse Report 2022 - Out now!
Ulm, 17 January 2022 — Transporeon and Adrian Gonzalez, President of Adelante SCM and Founder of Talking Logistics, just published the Transportation Pulse Report 2022. In light of the capacity shortages and delays within global logistics due to the COVID-19 crisis, the report identifies solutions for rebuilding trust in the supply chain. It combines quantitative insights from more than 280 shippers, carriers and 3PLs with the opinions of industry experts. A rising number of logistics professionals (25% compared to 18% in 2020) believe that there exists “very large” room for improvement in the way transportation processes are designed and managed. Another 48% of respondents see “large” room for improvement (compared to 47% in 2020).
Transporeon acquires Nexogen
Already today, Transporeon offers comprehensive carrier services ranging from Market Intelligence, RTV on Ocean, Air and Road-transport, to autonomous freight procurement and document management. With the acquisition of Nexogen, the company enlarges its carrier service portfolio even further by introducing the AI Planner and the AI Operator.
With the addition of SupplyStack we continue to build the world’s most comprehensive Transportation Management Platform for efficiently moving freight across the globe in a sustainable and cost-efficient way. SupplyStack’s smart Transportation Management apps extend our capabilities into multimodal and part load transports and give our network of connected shippers, freight forwarders and LSPs the tools they need to survive in today’s logistics world of exceptions.
Transporeon now offers ocean and air freight spot data
Ulm / Hong Kong, 11 January 2022 – Transporeon, Europe’s largest transport market intelligence, freight procurement and management platform, announces partnership with Freightos, the global freight booking platform, integrating data from the Freightos Baltic Index, the world’s only daily, externally audited and data-driven global container freight index. By integrating up-to-date spot data into Transporeon´s extensive air cargo and ocean freight logistics data, Transporeon now offers the most powerful suite of market intelligence for shippers. All industry verticals can now benefit from these insights.
Transporeon acquires Logit One
With the addition of Logit One we will be able to offer transport execution and visibility solutions across all transport modes, delivering a one platform approach where all users benefit from the integration of Ocean Visibility data including a control tower to allow a bird´s eye view of all their shipments. In addition, multimodal planning functionalities will help utilize the available capacity and help reduce the environmental impact.
Transporeon is becoming carbon neutral
Ulm, 23 November 2021 – Transporeon announces that it will become carbon neutral within the next three months. The company offers technology with a purpose that enables its customers to operate more sustainably. For example, Transporeon can help them make their CO2 consumption more visible with the new ‘Transporeon Carbon Visibility’ dashboard. In this context, the European Union's 'Fit for 55' climate policy will apply carbon certificate trading to the transport sector from 2026 and require companies to set up an objective and efficient reporting system.
Transporeon fuels decarbonisation across supply chains
Ulm, 23 November 2021 – As of 2026, the European Union’s climate policy “Fit for 55” will apply carbon trading to the transport sector. Objective reporting will have direct impact on business. In logistics, however, analysing greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) across different modes of transport can be like comparing apples with oranges.
Boehringer Ingelheim quadruples the number of its tenders via the Transporeon platform
Ulm, 2 November 2021 — Boehringer Ingelheim was the first pharmaceutical company to fully outsource its operative tender management process to Transporeon in 2020. One year later, the benefits of this step have become clearly visible. In the current volatile market situation characterized by fluctuating prices, Boehringer Ingelheim was able to quadruple its logistics tenders (one per quarter instead of one per year) and ensure the robustness of its logistics processes. At the same time, Boehringer Ingelheim retains full control of all strategic decisions: the schedule, the scope of the tender, and the pool of service providers are managed by the pharmaceutical company itself.
Transporeon partners up with ZeKju
Ulm, 20 October 2021 — Europe's leading digital freight platform Transporeon announces the closing of its strategic investment into ZeKju. By joining forces, Transporeon and ZeKju will offer digital, yet app-free and GDPR-compliant communication to facilitate exchange between shippers, carriers and logistics service providers.
Tive and Transporeon join forces
BOSTON, ULM, 14 November, 2021 — Leading in-transit visibility provider Tive and Transporeon, a leading digital freight platform that powers the largest global freight network of 1,300 shippers, 100 retailers and 130,000 logistic service providers and carriers with its real-time visibility solution Sixfold are entering into a partnership. By integrating data and insights beyond shipment location and condition, the new partnership will provide mutual customers with insights that deliver a better end-customer experience through a single source where appropriate.
Transporeon announces new partnership with Roambee
SANTA CLARA, CA and ULM, GERMANY, October 13, 2021: A sensor-driven supply chain visibility leader, Roambee, and the leading digital freight platform Transporeon announced their partnership to bring the best of both worlds in real-time transport visibility: carrier telematics visibility through Transporeon Visibility and high-fidelity, real-time multimodal shipment visibility and intelligence via Roambee’s platform.