RedPrairie Corporation, a global supply chain and retail technology provider,has entered a strategic partnership with the Panalpina Group to provide a complete supply chain execution platform to support the expansion of Panalpina’s worldwide logistics operations. Panalpina will be able to benefit from RedPrairie’s extensive supply chain suite including warehouse, workforce, transportation and billing solutions.
Panalpina is one of the world’s leading providers of supply chain solutions, combining air and ocean freight with a wide range of value-added logistics and supply chain services. Operating a global network with 500 branches in more than 80 countries, Panalpina also works closely with partner companies in an additional 80 countries. Panalpina employs approximately 15,500 people worldwide.
Monika Ribar, CEO of Panalpina, said: "We view the framework with RedPrairie as a competitive advantage that will play a critical role in expanding our global logistics business."
Mike Wilson, Panalpina’s Global Head of Logistics, said: "The partnership with RedPrairie provides Panalpina with a comprehensive platform to support our value-added logistics services. It will give us the flexibility to deliver the tailored end-to-end solutions that our customers require."
Mike Mayoras, CEO of RedPrairie, said: "Panalpina’s strategy of adding value to the supply chain very much mirrors the philosophy we have at RedPrairie. Both companies are dedicated to working with customers to develop long-term relationships around the world that deliver sustained supply chain efficiencies and competitive advantage."