Vanguard Logistics Services Implements CargoSmart’s Sailing Schedule

CargoSmart is excited to announce that Vanguard Logistics Service has integrated CargoSmart’s Sailing Schedules with its worldwide in-house transportation management system. The solution helps Vanguard to streamline its schedule data collection processes for over 20 ocean carriers and improve the efficiency of its global operations team. Vanguard also uses CargoSmart’s sailing schedule application for the iPhone to look up sailing schedules on-the-go and provide high quality customer service.

“CargoSmart’s automated service improves our efficiency by saving our team a lot of time compiling, distributing, and updating sailing schedules,” said Haydn O’Brien, Vanguard’s Regional Managing Director, East Asia. “CargoSmart’s high quality schedule data let us improve the way we prepare quotes for customers and make bookings.” Read More…

Top-tier NVOCCs attend CargoSmart’s NVOCC Leaders Forum in Hong Kong

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CargoSmart held a NVOCC Leaders Forum in Hong Kong on November 9, 2011. Guests included representatives from top-tier NVOCCs who came to discuss their current challenges and the latest industry trends. During the forum, Mr. Philip Fung, Account Manager of CargoSmart, gave a product presentation to our guests and shared how CargoSmart’s solutions can help them maximize their operational efficiencies and provide better customer services.

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CargoSmart Raises the Bar for Measuring Carrier Reliability

CargoSmart is excited to announce the industry’s first interactive sailing schedule reliability application. The new business intelligence solution helps shippers and logistics service providers measure ocean carriers’ schedule reliability and select the carriers that best fit their supply chain needs. Carrier reliability data is also available on the latest version of CargoSmart’s sailing schedule application for the iPhone.

“CargoSmart’s interactive analysis tools let us review carriers’ reliability ranking on our key routes,” said Kevin Bulger, vice president of operations, Apex Maritime. “The on-time performance reports will help us monitor and enhance the service we provide to our customers.”

Read the full press release. Learn more about how CargoSmart’s solution helps shippers and logistics service providers optimize their carrier selection and prepare for contract negotiations.