MINNEAPOLIS — December 13, 2017— PeopleNet® (www.peoplenetonline.com), a Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) Company and leading provider of fleet mobility technology, received a Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2017 Green Supply Chain Award, recognizing the company’s sustainability efforts in the transportation industry.
“At PeopleNet, we are committed to efficiency in every sense of the word, helping to make our customers, industry and roads safer, greener and better. Our technology gets drivers to their destination quickly and safely, while also reducing mileage, fuel consumption, and emissions,” said PeopleNet and Trimble Transportation Mobility president Brian McLaughlin. “We are honored to accept the Green Supply Chain Award as we continue to help fleets integrate sustainable solutions for increased efficiency and ROI.”
The Green Supply Chain Award recognizes companies making sustainability a core part of their supply chain strategy, and are working to achieve measurable sustainability goals within their own operations and supply chains. The awards also recognize providers of supply chain solutions and services assisting their customers in achieving measurable sustainability goals.
Twenty-nine percent of greenhouse gas comes from transportation. PeopleNet’s vision is to help equip fleets with technology to improve fuel economy and engine efficiency, as well as streamline navigation to decrease miles driven, all resulting in greener transportation.
This year’s 10th-annual awards recognize small, mid-size and large enterprises that leveraged green practices and solutions to further drive sustainable improvements in their supply chain.
“Honorees for this year’s award demonstrate that corporate social responsibility is a business imperative that transcends the company and extends throughout the supply chain, involving suppliers and customers,” says John R. Yuva, editor for Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “The number of entries only increase year over year, demonstrating how critical sustainability initiatives are within companies.”
“We congratulate this year’s honorees for their commitment to sustainability and recognize their tremendous achievements,” Yuva adds. “Our honorees serve as role models for supply chains globally to expand their CSR reach and impact.”
For more information about PeopleNet, visit www.peoplenetonline.com.
PeopleNet provides solutions to help fleets improve safety and compliance and reduce costs. PeopleNet’s network communications, mobility and analytics products are used by more than 2,000 truckload, LTL, private, and energy services fleets throughout North America. PeopleNet was established in 1994 and is headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota, with an office in Ontario, Canada. PeopleNet is a Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) Company and part of its international Transportation and Logistics Division. To learn more about PeopleNet and its products, visit www.peoplenetonline.com or call (888) 346-3486.