Location Data Services Play Key Role in Meeting Increased Demand for Shipment Visibility
HOUSTON ... June 17, 2019 ... Gorilla Safety, a provider of an innovative, proprietary and patented fleet and safety management solution, announced today the Company has aligned with project44, the world’s leading advanced visibility platform for shippers and logistic service providers (LSPs), to allow Gorilla Safety’s customers to meet the increasing demand for shipment visibility.
Gorilla Safety has partnered with project44 to enable a quick, easy and secure way for truckload carriers to share real-time freight location with shippers and LSPs. The integration seamlessly connects data gathered through Gorilla Safety’s premier Electronic Logging Device (ELD) solutioninto project44’s Advanced Visibility PlatformTM. This optional, complimentary feature provided by Gorilla Fleet allows carriers to use their existing ELD devices to satisfy the ever-increasing demand for shipment visibility and significantly reduce -- or possibly even eliminate -- the need for check calls to locate shipments.
“We are continually finding ways to enhance our fleet management solution and improve the user experience to ensure we continually bring our customers seamless and efficient ways to effectively manage their fleets. Our customers will dramatically benefit from project44’s business intelligence, and allowing for location data sharing of loads to shippers will reap greater efficiencies. We are confident this enhancement to our offering will prove beneficial to Gorilla Safety’s shipping and logistics users,” noted Mark Walton, Gorilla Safety co-founder and chief executive officer.
project44’s Vice President of Global Carrier and Network Partnerships T.J. Schaefer, PhD.,added:“In today’s on-demand world, global enterprises need flexibility, predictability and visibility, which can only be achieved through instant access to reliable data and an extensive network of global transportation carriers.Our integration with Gorilla Safety increases the already extensive reach of project44’s network, while providing a frictionless option for carriers to share high-fidelity data directly with their customers utilizing equipment they already have onboard.”
project44 is the world’s leading Advanced Visibility Platform for shippers and logistics service providers. project44 connects, automates and provides visibility into key transportation processes to accelerate insights and shorten the time it takes to turn those insights into actions. Leveraging the power of the project44 cloud-based platform, organizations can increase operational efficiencies, reduce costs, improve shipping performance, and deliver an exceptional Amazon-like experience to their customers.
Connected to thousands of carriers worldwide and having comprehensive coverage for all ELD and telematics devices on the market, project44 supports all transportation modes and shipping types, including Parcel, Final-Mile, Less-than-Truckload, Volume Less-than-Truckload, Truckload, Rail, Intermodal, and Ocean.
To learn more, visit www.project44.com.
About Gorilla Safety
Houston-based Gorilla Safety provides the transportation industry with a patented, affordable cloud-based software solution that automates every aspect of fleet and safety management. Gorilla Safety brings to the marketplace the first and only easy-to-use mobile app that fully integrates all the capabilities necessary for safely and efficiently managing large short-haul and long-haul vehicle fleets. The Gorilla Safety app boasts many features that allow users to better manage their business, improve productivity, increase profitability and lower insurance claims and premiums - all done quickly and simply from the palm of their hands.