Release Date: 27 October 2009
Release ID: 4336
(International freight forwarding business division of Writer Corporation)
Hyderabad, 27th October 2009: Four Soft Limited, India (NSE: "FOURSOFT", BSE: 532521), a global leader offering software solutions for transportation and logistics, today announced that its flagship product 4S eTrans® has successfully gone live at multiple locations of Writer Logistics -One of the major Freight forwarding Companies in India.
Writer Logistics provides end to end logistics solutions for its clients across the globe and also offers comprehensive freight forwarding solutions to a cross section of corporates across India and is the business division of Writer Corporation. Writer Corporation has been the No.1 Relocation Company in India and among the top Ten in the world with regard to tonnage. It has earned its distinction as the second largest provider of cash and movement services across India within 5 years of entering the arena. Keeping abreast with technological advancement in the science of document & record management, it has captured over 50% of the market share in Information Management in India.
Rakesh Kumar Munigala, VP & Head-Asia, Four soft, commented,” We are greatly pleased with having accomplished a successful implementation of our advanced freight forwarding application 4S eTrans at multiple locations of Writer Logistics. We are sure that Writer Logistics will start benefiting from this implementation in terms of streamlined business processes, greater customer satisfaction and helps them to tremendously reduce the costs through improved utilization and productivity of assets"
Writer Logistics needed a Global Freight forwarding application built on the modern technology platform that would cater to the specific needs of its global customers. This was keeping in mind the aggressive plans of the Writer Logistics as a business & Writer Group as a whole for major overseas expansions. Lowering overall maintenance cost, integration of their systems and scalability of their global operations had been the important factors for them to consider replacing their legacy systems with Four Soft’s application. Cost effective global implementation support was another critical reason to implement Four Soft’s Solution.
Alex Mathew, Business Head – International Business, commented thus on the successful implementation, “The implementation of 4S eTrans® has standardized our business processes. We expect substantial productivity increases associated with the implementation of this new freight forwarding application as a result of its global standardization, low maintenance cost and improved data quality to support our global customers. Since the application is scalable to our operations we would also want to increase the number of users depending on our growing business needs in India and integrating them with our overseas operating locations in the near future.”
4S eTrans® is Four Soft’s web centric Freight Management System capable of handling Air, Sea, Road and multi modal transport management services. Built on J2EE platform with a native browser interface, 4S eTrans® is designed to provide the modern day logistics operators with operational and financial control over their day to day, order to cash process of the domestic and international freight movements. Equipped with an integrated freight accounting module and interface capabilities with external accounting systems, 4S eTrans provides a scalable and flexible Freight Management solution.
About Four Soft Limited
Four Soft is a CMMI Level 3 certified and a Public listed company providing innovative software solutions and IT consultancy services exclusively for the freight, transportation, logistics and supply-chain management market place. It is the market leader in the transportation and logistics segment with a large international client base including the majority of the top transportation & logistics companies in the world. With regional offices strategically located worldwide, it has its software development centre in the HITEC city of Hyderabad, India. The company has large customers including DHL, Schenker, Agility, UTI and Geodis-Wilson. Additional information about Four Soft is available at www.four-soft.com.
Four Soft offers a full suite of web-native products across the logistics supply chain. This includes 4S eTrans for freight forwarding and logistics, 4S eLog for warehouse management, 4S ePOMS & 4S VisiLog for track & trace, visibility and supply-chain management, 4S eCustoms for customs brokerage, 4S iShipping for shipping line execution and 4S eConnect for business-to-business connectivity.
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