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Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2011/06/23 - MiX Telematics, a global leader in fleet management information and services, has partnered with Intellichain, a South-African based software solution company that focuses on supply chain execution and fleet management. NYSE: MIXT; JSE: MIX
The collaboration will translate into specialised cross-platform supply chain solutions for MiX Telematics’ enterprise fleet customers.
In conjunction with MiX Telematics’ industry leading fleet management solutions, customers can now benefit from end-to-end, integrated supply chain management solutions that incorporate modules such as asset management, driver management, fuel management, stock management, routing & scheduling and transport execution management.
Gert Pretorius, Managing Director of MiX Telematics (Enterprise), says,“In addition, the bespoke integration development capability expected to result from the partnership, will lead to a streamlined, integrated and customised solution for our customers, between their new and existing hardware and software systems.” “The value-add service will hereby enable our commercial fleet customers to optimise their business processes accordingly.”
The enhanced integration capability will further enable MiX Telematics to provide fresh and valuable insights into their customers’ operations, helping them to reduce fleet operating costs and enhance overall levels of efficiency, effectiveness and productivity. Both MiX Telematics (mixtelematics.com) and Intellichain are acutely aware that the power of shared supply chain information in real-time and on an efficient basis, will be the only competitive advantage that matters for their customers in the future.
“An intelligent technology approach and better use of real-time tracking information, equips customers in the supply chain arena with evolving functionality and provides them with a single view across their operation, thereby enabling effective management of operations and continuous business growth,” says Willem Cilliers, Managing Director Intellichain.
Intellichain, founded in South Africa in 2005, specialises in the development of intelligent software solutions for fleet management and supply chain execution. Their modular offerings are extensive, assisting customers with network optimisation, hardware and software performance, and technological integration between multiple supply chain systems and processes. With an in-depth understanding of supply chain operations and a flexible business model, Intellichain provides highly customised and accessible solutions for all types of supply chain businesses. The modular nature of Intellchain’s offering provides clients with the benefit of implementing only the required modules, with the option of expanding the solution in the future. For a number of blue chip companies, Intellichain has enabled real-time visibility of revenue generation and robust control over all supply chain costs, resulting in significant performance improvement.