Logicor’s Awarded the IBM® Advanced Business Partner Status

Logicor’s Awarded the IBM® Advanced Business Partner Status

00:00 02 November in News

Logicor’s Awarded the IBM® Advanced Business Partner Status

Mesa, AZ – November 2, 2011Logicor, a leading provider of transportation management shipping solutions, extended enterprise solutions and services, has been awarded the IBM® Advanced Business Partner status to become part of one of the most comprehensive Business Partner programs in the industry. IBM also considers Logicor to be a leader in their industry and has placed them into the Travel and Transportation Advanced Business Partner Industry Optimized status. By obtaining these awards, Logicor continues to reaffirm their status as one of the premier providers in the enterprise shipping solution industry.

As an IBM Advanced Business Partner, Logicor now has immediate access to a variety of solutions, offerings and benefits all designed to help increase their industry knowledge and level of expertise that is passed along to their customers. Logicor feels they are a valuable addition to the IBM team currently in place to help deliver a full range of skills, expertise and services that both the Logicor and IBM clients need to run their companies effectively. Logicor President Gary Deutsch said “We value our relationship with IBM and feel honored to receive these partnership advancements. Logicor anticipates and welcomes further IBM partnership endeavors and will continue to pass the benefits on to our customers.”

Logicor’s GlobalShip iSeriesTM, an IBM iSeries based multi-carrier shipping solution, allows customers to have a single point of shipment execution for all small parcel, LTL and TL shipments. This server based solution provides customers with the ability to lower operational costs by decreased handling for improved product flow-through, productivity and efficiency. The GlobalShip iSeries solution also allows for increased output with the use of automated shipping rules to help reduce errors throughout the fulfillment process and decrease the cost-per-package. Also, with ability to perform real-time order tracking creates an optimal customer service environment for the GlobalShip iSeries customers.

Built for businesses of any size, the GlobalShip iSeries solution has WebSphere capabilities and the ability to perform and generate carrier-required and customized reports. In an effort to help businesses run more effectively, the GlobalShip iSeries solution can integrate to other enterprise solutions like Warehouse Management Systems (WMS), order management systems, and Enterprise Resource Planning systems (ERP) using the Application Program Interface (API). GlobalShip iSeries can also integrate with peripherals such as RF scanners, scales, and material handling devices.

The IBM Advanced Business Partner Status is awarded to independent solution providers (ISVs) worldwide who exemplify high levels of commitment to maintain prosperous business relationships with IBM and are recognized and rewarded for that commitment. For further information about IBM, visit http://www.ibm.com.

About Logicor

Logicor, Enterprise Shipping Solutions,  has provided diverse transportation management, shipping execution solutions, extended enterprise solutions and services to customers for more than 12 years. Logicor clients range from global corporations shipping over a hundred thousand packages daily to mid-size companies with significant diversity of carriers’ requirements such as Walgreens.com, Dell, Honeywell, Standard Register, Dr. Martens, Starbucks and many others. Logicor’s enterprise-class, multi-carrier shipping solutions solve the complex shipping challenges of businesses across a wide range of industries. With a Logicor solution, customers establish a single point of execution for all small package (DHL, FedEx, UPS, and USPS), LTL, and TL shipments – not only simplifying shipping practices, but also reducing their overall cost.