MINNEAPOLIS, May 1, 2013—PeopleNet (www.peoplenetonline.com), the only provider of innovative open technology to the transportation industry that reduces cost per mile by integrating information across the entire organization, announced today that for the 13th consecutive year Inbound Logistics has named the company one of the “Top 100 Logistics IT Companies”. “Recognition of our open technology’s ability to deliver bottom line results is confirmation that we help fleets become more competitive and more efficient,” said PeopleNet Executive Vice President Rick Ochsendorf. “Our support of more applications than any other provider ensures the high level of integration from all operational areas and vehicles for end-to-end fleet management that optimizes driver and back-office efficiency, reduces the costs of fuel, vehicle maintenance and compliance, and improves safety and cash flow.”
“PeopleNet was recognized for leading the way in 2013 and positioning enterprises for the years ahead,” said Felecia Stratton, Editor, Inbound Logistics. “It excels at providing technology solutions that drive enterprise efficiency and meet the need for simplicity, ROI, and efficient implementation.”
About Inbound Logistics
Inbound Logistics is the pioneering publication of demand-driven logistics practices, also known as supply chain management. IL’s educational mission is to guide businesses to efficiently manage logistics, reduce and speed inventory, and neutralize transportation cost increases by aligning supply to demand and adjusting enterprise functions to support that paradigm shift. More information about demand-driven logistics practices is available at www.inboundlogistics.com http://www.inboundlogistics.com
PeopleNet is exclusively focused on providing innovative Internet-based and integrated onboard computing and mobile communications systems to improve North America’s trucking industry’s fleet management. Its products are used by nearly 1,500 truckload, LTL, private, and service fleets in the United States and Canada, including several Fortune 500 companies. Reputed for its customer-driven technological innovation, unparalleled flexibility, and proactive customer care, PeopleNet was the first major technology provider to offer Internet-based communications to the transportation industry 15 years ago. Since then, the company has aggressively developed new products that continue to improve fleet management. Industry recognition of the company’s leadership includes: Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award, Inbound Logistics Top 100 Award; Food Logistics’ 100 Top Technology Solutions and Service Providers; Frost & Sullivan Market Engineering Award; and M2M Value Chain Award. PeopleNet is part of Trimble’s® (NASDAQ: TRMB) international Transportation and Logistics division. For more information about PeopleNet and its products, call (888) 346-3486, or visit www.peoplenetonline.com.