SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - May 28, 2013) - Apex Maritime, the second largest NVOCC carrying imports from Asia to the US in 2012, has selected IAS Dispatch as their work order management solution. Apex will use the full IAS Dispatch suite to gain first and last mile visibility within their transportation network, to enhance customer service, and to improve operational efficiencies.
"IAS helps both large and small freight forwarders, 3PLs, and ocean carriers to better manage intermodal transportation in order to increase efficiency and profitability," said Mike Nedrow, Vice President of Sales at IAS. "The best-in-class InterAsset platform will provide one-to-many connectivity to Apex's trading partner network and IAS Dispatch will provide monetary savings, transparency of costs and motor carrier performance, and the first and last mile visibility that their customers require."
"The IAS Dispatch suite provides Apex with the tools we need for scalability, continual performance enhancements, and to standardize processes across our motor carrier network," said Kevin Bulger, COO of Apex Maritime. "As many of our partners are already IAS Connected, we expect a quick implementation time and a fast return on investment. After working with IAS, we knew that IAS Dispatch was a must-have solution for our business and our customers."
IAS Dispatch is an integrated suite of solutions that brings together drayage assignment, appointment times, amendment management, invoicing, visibility, rates, optimization, and business intelligence, while coordinating resources in the IAS transportation network to improve profitability, customer service, and equipment utilization
About The Apex Group
The Apex Group (www.apexshipping.com) is based in South San Francisco, California and was founded in 1990. Apex has offices throughout Asia, United States, Europe and India. In 2012 Apex was the 2nd largest NVOCC in the transpacific trade to the United States.
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