CARY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MercuryGate International, Inc., a leader in Transportation Management System (TMS) solutions, announced the winners of its Velocity awards at its user conference this week. The Velocity Awards recognize high-achieving companies using MercuryGate TMS software to drive innovation in transportation and logistics. Spanning six categories, the awards were given to MercuryGate customers and partners during a special presentation on May 7.
“I am thrilled to recognize these customer and partners for our awards. Our employee base nominated and honored those who demonstrated leadership and innovation in their industries,” said Joe Juliano, CEO of MercuryGate International, Inc.
The winners of MercuryGate’s 2019 Velocity Awards include:
Leadership/Influencer Award: Celestica and Schneider Logistics Brokerage Division were both recognized for their strong industry influence and willingness to lead with agility. Celestica continues to partner with MercuryGate to maintain a customized workflow to run its demanding, high-velocity supply chain. Today, Celestica is managing its freight activity with accuracy, flexibility, and automation. Celestica is a leader in design, manufacturing, hardware platform and supply chain solutions. On the other hand, members of the Schneider team have quickly become experts at MercuryGate’s platform allowing them to excel at onboarding new shippers. Schneider’s Brokerage Division is a leader in its industry with over 20,000 prequalified carriers who meet the strict qualifications and standards set by the industry.
Innovator Award: DSV Air & Sea was selected for playing a significant role in working with the functionality and design of the TMS to ensure it meets the needs of their business. DSV led the creation of several innovative reports that allow a full understanding of financial flows within the TMS data. The requested solution is now being incorporated into MercuryGate’s Mercury Maestro business intelligence tool and will allow other clients to take advantage of MercuryGate’s features. DSV Air & Sea is a global supplier of transport and logistic services with facilities in over 80 countries.
Impact Award: UPS Global Logistics & Distribution team was recognized for their ability to drive new and unique solutions through configuring the MercuryGate TMS and leveraging dynamic rule sets. The acumen to take advantage of the full system and understand the full power of the TMS capabilities sets UPS apart. UPS has created impactful solutions to help clients understand performance in real time. UPS is the world’s leading global provider of transportation and logistics services, operating in over 200 countries and territories.
Rookie of the Year: Goodman Manufacturing was chosen for the strength of its teamwork and ability to execute. The team at Goodman Manufacturing took ownership of the TMS project’s success and were accountable for meeting deadlines and producing exemplary work. Their skill, effort, and partnership resulted in an expedited, quality implementation. Goodman Manufacturing provides high-quality HVAC products to its millions of customers.
Logistics Integrator Partner of the Year: Redwood Logistics and Rockfarm Supply Chain Solutions were recognized for their consistent collaboration with MercuryGate to bring solutions to market and provide a wide range of expertise and services. Redwood Logistics is a leader in systems integration and implementation as well as consultative services and freight management. Rockfarm Supply Chain Solutions has become a coach and consultant within the LSP and shipper communities. Both partners have demonstrated exceptional cooperation through their longstanding relationships with MercuryGate.
Technology Partner of the Year: Truckstop.com was chosen for its trusted load board and freight marketplace and the way they have partnered with MercuryGate customers toward mutual success. Truckstop.com helps drivers find loads at the best rates, brokers to increase capacity, and shippers to manage freight. They provide the resources to match the right freight with the right person to help carriers, brokers, and shippers successfully run their businesses.
“We’re proud of the strong relationships we have with our customers and our partners. We continue to work together to innovate and deliver clear, measurable business results. Congratulations to all of this year’s deserving winners,” said Juliano.
MercuryGate provides powerful transportation management solutions proven to be a competitive advantage for today’s most successful shippers, 3PLs, freight forwarders, brokers, and carriers. MercuryGate’s solutions are unique in their native support of all modes of transportation on a single platform including Parcel, LTL, Truckload, Air, Ocean, Rail, and Intermodal. Through the continued release of innovative, results-driven technology and a commitment to making customers successful, MercuryGate delivers exceptional value for TMS users through improved productivity and operational efficiency. MercuryGate offers business intelligence to improve transportation processes, increase customer satisfaction, and reduce costs.
Find out why MercuryGate has set the industry standard for the most adaptable, comprehensive transportation solutions suite in the industry at www.mercurygate.com or on Twitter at @MercuryGate.