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Port Logistics selects TAGSYS RFID for apparel retailers
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Feb '13
Port Logistics Group, the nation's leading provider of gateway logistics services, and TAGSYS RFID, a global provider of item-level inventory management systems that streamline the supply chain, announced a strategic partnership to enable RFID solutions for Port Logistics Group customers at their U.S. gateway facilities.

The companies will partner on development and deployment of TAGSYS RFID solutions, integrated to Port Logistics Group proprietary EventTracker WMS, to support the increasing demands from retailers and manufacturers for RFID capabilities throughout the supply chain.  In particular, the companies will focus on RFID applications for shippers with high value apparel and consumer goods.

"Our clients include major U.S. retailers and the companies that supply them," said Bob Stull, CEO of Port Logistics Group.  "RFID compliance is becoming a critical part of doing business in the retail supply chain, and we want to ensure that Port Logistics Group is a step ahead in providing distribution solutions that are RFID ready."

The companies will jointly deploy TAGSYS RFID solutions to support item-level receipt of goods and outbound order verification, as well as inventory management and cycle-counting.

"Our partnership with Port Logistics Group offers a unique opportunity to bring the benefits of our RFID solutions to multiple customers at a strategic point in the supply chain," said Alain Fanet, CEO of TAGSYS.  "We hope to demonstrate the benefits of RFID in the distribution center – inventory visibility and accuracy and reductions in processing costs – and be in a position to offer expanded solutions both upstream and downstream, from point of manufacturing to point of sale."

The companies are running two pilot programs for customers at Port Logistics Group's LA / Long Beach and New York / New Jersey gateways in the first quarter of 2013.

ABOUT PORT LOGISTICS GROUP:

Port Logistics Group is the nation's leading provider of gateway logistics services, including value-added warehousing and distribution, translating and cross-docking, vendor consolidation and national transportation.  With more than 4 million square feet of warehouse space strategically located in and around major North American ports, Port Logistics Group provides the critical link between international transportation and the "last-mile" supply chain.

ABOUT TAGSYS RFID:

TAGSYS RFID is transforming the way to connect, communicate and interact with goods.  We provide item-level inventory management systems that streamline the supply chain.  This enables companies to control pricing strategies, increase sales and improve customer satisfaction.

For more than 15 years, TAGSYS has established a proven track record in deploying RFID systems in demanding environments.  We have implemented RFID-based systems to more than 500 customers in 40 countries.  TAGSYS leads the industry with the largest R&D investment to expand the potential of RFID. 

Port Logistics Group

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