PITTSBURGH, Aug. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CombineNet, Inc., the leading provider of best-in-class online sourcing technology solutions for global supply chains, congratulates a number of its third-party logistics (3PL) partners for their recognition by eyefortransport in its annual North American 3PL Awards in June 2012. Manufacturing and retail customers nominate those 3PLs who they feel continuously deliver excellence in logistics operations and superior service, and then a panel of industry experts short-lists the nominees. The final candidates are determined by customer vote.
A number of CombineNet's 3PL partners, which utilize CombineNet for advanced e-sourcing of transportation procurement spends, were among the eyefortransport award finalists and winners. Those partners include:
- Exel (part of the supply chain division of Deutsche Post DHL) – Winner of Best 3PL for Pharma/Life Sciences/Healthcare Supply Chain. Finalist for Automotive Supply Chain, Chemical/HazMat/Oil & Gas Supply Chain, Consumer Goods Supply Chain, Hi-Tech & Electronics Supply Chain, and Industrial Supply Chain categories.
- Transplace – Winner of Best 3PL in Consumer Goods Supply Chain and Retail Supply Chain categories. Finalist in Fresh Food Supply Chain and Sustainable Supply Chain categories.
- UPS Supply Chain Solutions – Winner of Best 3PL for Industrial Supply Chain. Finalist for Hi-Tech & Electronics Supply Chain, Pharma/Life Sciences/Healthcare Supply Chain, Renewable Energy Supply Chain, and Retail Supply Chain.
"CombineNet is very proud to be partnered with these leading companies focused on delivering logistics procurement and service excellence to customers where supply chain performance is critical. Each provides strong, differentiated solutions that are clearly recognized and valued by their customers," said Rich Wilson, CombineNet Chief Executive Officer.
Visit http://events.eyefortransport.com/3pl/awards.shtml for further information about the awards, including photos from the awards ceremony.
CombineNet, Inc. delivers award-winning best-in-class e-sourcing software solutions through its products CombineNet ASAP® for advanced e-sourcing, CombineNet Spend Analysis, and CombineNet Contract Management. Using these Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based sourcing products, CombineNet customers can rapidly adopt proven solutions for increasing spend under management and improving enterprise spend insights. Now in its twelfth year in business, CombineNet is known for its track record in driving significant bottom-line and productivity savings for its clientele which includes: Procter & Gamble, General Mills, Sears, Johnson & Johnson, A.P. Moller-Maersk, Bayer, Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, Reckitt Benckiser, AstraZeneca, and many more Global 2000 firms. www.combinenet.com
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