Aptean, a global enterprise software solutions provider, has recently made a significant move to strengthen its supply chain offerings. The company announced the acquisition of TOTALogistix, a prominent provider of cloud-based transportation management systems (TMS) in North America. This strategic acquisition reinforces Aptean's position in the supply chain market and further expands its capabilities in optimizing logistics operations across the entire supply chain.
TOTALogistix, headquartered in Sparta, NJ, has been at the forefront of redefining the supply chain industry since its establishment in 1989. The company specializes in offering robust TMS solutions to manufacturers, retailers, and distributors.
By combining advanced technology with deep industry expertise, TOTALogistix's platform enables critical shipping functions, including supply chain design, procurement, freight audit and payment, and freight brokerage. These comprehensive TMS solutions provide a competitive advantage to companies by helping them reduce costs, navigate supply chain complexity, and improve customer satisfaction.
Aptean's decision to acquire the company aligns with its mission to provide mission-critical software solutions tailored to specific industries. With this acquisition, Aptean further strengthens its position as a leading provider of purpose-built software for manufacturers and distributors.
The addition of TOTALogistix brings several advantages for both companies. TOTALogistix will benefit from Aptean's extensive scale, resources, and technological expertise. This synergy will enable TOTALogistix to continue delivering innovative TMS solutions to its customers, while also gaining access to Aptean's global customer base.
In today's challenging economy, efficient supply chain management is crucial for businesses seeking a competitive edge. TMS solutions play a pivotal role in helping companies achieve cost reductions, streamline operations, and enhance customer satisfaction.
Bob Kocis, President, of Americas at Aptean, expressed his confidence in the value of TMS solutions in the current business landscape. He emphasized how these solutions can empower companies to navigate supply chain complexity, reduce costs, and ultimately improve customer satisfaction.
Kocis further added, "We are excited to welcome TOTALogistix's team of dedicated supply chain experts to Aptean and add new cloud-based supply chain capabilities."
Scott Shearer, CEO of TOTALogistix, also expressed his excitement about the acquisition, emphasizing the shared culture of innovation between the two companies.
With TOTALogistix now part of Aptean's ecosystem, the company is poised to make significant strides in supporting organizations across various industries in achieving their supply chain optimization goals.
Aptean's acquisition of TOTALogistix reflects its commitment to providing purpose-built software solutions that enable manufacturers and distributors to effectively run and grow their businesses. Aptean solidifies its position as a trusted partner for companies looking to maximize their logistics operations, streamline processes, and achieve sustainable growth.