TrackX deploys supply chain management solution for US packaging firm

5 October 2017 (Last Updated October 5th, 2017 17:54)

Industrial internet of things (IIoT) software provider TrackX has deployed its Game for Supply Chain Management (SCM) platform for an unnamed packaging provider in the US. 

Industrial internet of things (IIoT) software provider TrackX has deployed its Game for Supply Chain Management (SCM) platform for an unnamed packaging provider in the US.

The new solution can manage and optimise supply chain assets and related business processes of the company.

Currently, discussions are underway to expand the deployment of the platform across other production and distribution locations of the packaging company.

TrackX president and CEO Tim Harvie said: “The solution that we designed showcases the flexibility of TrackX’s Game platform and the value-add from broTECH’s mobile solutions.

“Our team optimised business processes from the customer’s warehouses through its distribution and delivery systems to create a supply chain management system that maximises operational efficiencies and delivers premium experiences to its end-customers.

“The solution that we designed showcases the flexibility of TrackX’s Game platform and the value-add from broTECH’s mobile solutions.”

“We are pleased to be working with this new customer, and look forward to delivering this expanded suite of supply chain management capabilities to both current customers and additional enterprise accounts.”

Game for SCM features in-cab Android-based driver applications and can be integrated with the customer’s existing warehouse management system (WMS) and production planning applications.

The system can be used for distribution yard and dock management, shipment planning and driver management.

Game for SCM integrates with dock door sensors to determine the presence of trailers and improves TrackX’s portfolio within the IIoT space.

It can be accessed through TrackX Mobile to receive real-time visibility and status updates on mobile devices.