STOCKHOLM, February 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
eBuilder was "highly commended" by "The Global Freight Awards 2013" judges in the category, "Innovation Award- New Process".
eBuilder received the commendation for its harnessing cloud technology to provide a leading industrial manufacturer with an innovative and fully automated logistics solution. eBuilder delivered its Order Fulfillment Cloud Process® to DHL Global Forwarding/Lead Logistics Provider (LLP), who in turn delivered it to this world leader in industrial manufacturing with distribution and customers world-wide. The solution became the cornerstone of their control tower solution.
Every year, Lloyds Loading List (The UK's Freighting Directory) honors visionary and creative logistics professionals with "Global Freight Awards, Innovation Award - New Process" for the business processes that show genuine innovation.
eBuilder's innovative automation of this manufacturer's worldwide logistics operations starts with the planning and ordering phase and continues through to shipment and invoice control. Both the monitoring of customer orders and shipments by exception and the proactive communication of milestones and exceptions ensure effective decision support across the supply chain.
Using eBuilder's cutting-edge Order Fulfillment Cloud Process®, this manufacturer achieved the following results:
- 70% reduction in logistics administration staff globally
- 70 warehouses were reduced to 3
- 30% reduction in stock
- 30% reduction in logistics costs through order and shipment consolidation
- Environmental impact reduced due to fewer locations and shipment consolidation.
eBuilder's Business Process as a Service (BPaaS) cloud platform complements existing IT investments: it provides control over processes outside the organization-in our customers' global networks of business partners (value networks). eBuilder helps companies and organizations streamline all or part of their extended supply chain, procurement, or expense business processes. eBuilder's highly flexible services can be easily customized to meet the needs of each customer. Business benefit is immediate in terms of lower administrative costs, improved customer service, increased profitability, and increased value delivered to the customer. eBuilder has customers in more than 70 countries and empowers more than 500,000 end users as they collaborate in their value networks. Corporate headquarters is in Stockholm, Sweden, with offices in China, Australia, and Sri Lanka.
About the Global Freight Awards 2013
Global Freight Awards recognizes logistics professionals that help their customers achieve measurable logistics goals. Information on the winners can be found here: http://globalfreightawards.com/2013-winners/
For more information, contact:
mikael.ekstrom @ ebuilder.com