MacroPoint Integrates With Manhattan Associates
Leading provider of global supply chain excellence solutions names MacroPoint as the first freight visibility platform in its Manhattan Value Partner Program
CLEVELAND, OH – May 2, 2017 - MacroPoint, creator of patented freight tracking software designed to give shippers, brokers, 3PLs and carriers real-time visibility into load status, today announced the completion of integration with the Manhattan Associates Transportation Management System (TMS). The partnership makes MacroPoint the first freight visibility platform in the Manhattan Value Partner program (MVP) of proven software and hardware providers, technology innovators, trusted third-party integrators and strategic consultants that bring added value to customers of Manhattan Associates.
“Joining Manhattan Associates’ MVP program is a testament to the value of our supply chain visibility software,” said Dan Cicerchi, chief operating officer of MacroPoint. “We are proud to be integrated with Manhattan’s Transportation Management System to provide its customers with the benefits of having access to the MacroPoint Carrier Visibility Network of over 1 million drivers and millions of connected trucks to improve efficiencies, reduce costs and enhance customer satisfaction worldwide.”
Manhattan Associates is a technology leader in supply chain and omni-channel commerce. With more than 1,200 global customers, Manhattan unites information from across the enterprise, converging front-end sales with back-end supply chain execution. Through its partnership with MacroPoint, Manhattan offers its customers access to real-time, off-schedule freight tracking alerts and arrival and departure location monitoring. This exception-based approach permits Manhattan customers to quickly and easily modify plans in the event of unforeseen route or network changes.
“The goal of the MVP program is to deliver comprehensive and value added omni-channel and supply chain solutions to Manhattan’s ever-increasing group of customers,” said Jeff Cashman, senior vice president, business development, Manhattan Associates. “MacroPoint is a valued contributor amongst a group of partners with whom our existing TMS capabilities are further enhanced by simplifying, optimizing and reducing costs for our customers.”
Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, and founded in 2011, MacroPoint is the provider of a global freight visibility platform for shippers, brokers and third-party logistics companies (3PLs). MacroPoint’s patented, automated load monitoring and tracking software provides real-time load location visibility by using any cell phone, in-cab ELD/GPS device, or trailer and container tracking system. The cloud-based solution enables location monitoring and tracking, delivery monitoring and event notifications, and exception management and predictive analytics capabilities. Integrated with a growing number of TMS systems, MacroPoint automates the entire process by eliminating the need for drivers to check in with dispatchers, and for shippers and brokers to check in with carriers. To date, over 1 million drivers and millions of connected trucks are part of the MacroPoint Carrier Visibility Network. Additional information is available at www.macropoint.com.