Worth noting: Paragon is not yet as well known in North America as it is in other key markets, but our software is fast developing a reputation for being one of the most scalable and effective solutions currently on offer in the U.S. and Canada. We have over 2,300 systems in place at more than 750 client sites in 45 countries throughout the world.
PeopleNet, Minnetonka, MN
Web site: www.peoplenetonline.com
Year founded: 1994
Number of employees: 280
Number of food customers: 200
Solution name(s): PeopleNet BLU, PeopleNet AVL, PeopleNet OTAP, PeopleNet eDriver Logs, PeopleNet Tablet, PeopleNet PFM 3
Worth noting: PeopleNet’s history of innovation begins with the first Internet-based and integrated onboard computing and mobile communications systems for the transportation industry. Its open interface integrates locating, messaging and driver performance data with the leading back-office applications, including routing and dispatching, fuel tax, driver performance reporting and more.
PINC Solutions, Alameda, CA
Web site: www.pincsolutions.com
Year founded: 2004
Number of employees: 50
Number of food customers: 10
Solution name(s): Advanced Yard Management, Yard Hound
Worth noting: PINC provides real time visibility of trailers and shipments to enhance warehouse management (WMS) and transportation management systems (TMS). This enhanced visibility enables WMS and TMS systems to more efficiently process inbound and outbound shipments—enabling faster trailer/container turn-around, which results in reduced inventory and associated carrying costs, increased utilization of trailer/container assets, and reduced operational expenses.
RedPrairie, Alpharetta, GA
Web site: www.redprairie.com
Year founded: 1975
Number of employees: 1,600
Number of food customers: 100
Solution name(s): Inventory Management, Warehouse Management, Transportation Management, Enterprise Workforce Management, Enterprise Store Operations, Traceability Solution
Worth noting: RedPrairie’s best-of-breed supply chain, workforce, and all-channel retail solutions have put commerce in motion for the world’s leading companies. Installed in over 60,000 customer sites across more than 50 countries, RedPrairie solutions adapt to help ensure visibility and collaboration between manufacturers, distributors, retailers and consumers.
Retrotech, Victor, NY
Web site: www.retrotech.com
Year founded: 1985
Number of employees: 100
Number of food customers: N/A
Solution name(s): ASRS, AGV, WCS and ACTIV software
Worth noting: We have developed our core solutions based on an OS that is stable instead of basing it on the ever-changing, popular, consumer-based OS. This allows for simpler hardware migrations as lifecycling occurs, as well as not having to reinvest in a “new” solution because the version that is currently owned is no longer compatible to the OS.
Ryder Supply Chain Solutions, Miami, FL
Web site: www.ryderscs.com
Year founded: 1933
Number of employees: 12,387
Number of food customers: 111
Solution name(s): Packaging, Distribution Management, Control Tower, Packaging, Transportation Management, Dedicated Transportation
Worth noting: Ryder Supply Chain Solutions is an end-to-end logistics partner committed to helping companies transform their supply chains and achieve peak performance by delivering the best in operational execution. Ryder develops supply chain strategies and manages and executes scalable logistics operations. Ryder is currently a SmartWay carrier partner for Ryder-owned vehicles and a logistics partner for its supply chain operations.
Safeway Management Group, Bronx, NY
Web site: www.smgsafety.com
Year founded: 2004
Number of employees: 10
Number of food customers: 21
Solution name(s): Quality Management System, Food Safety/HACCP Plans, Quality Control Module, Quality Control Training, Transportation Safety Modules, Workplace Safety Modules, Human Resources Modules
Worth noting: Our products are more than just software; you’ll have a complete staff of knowledgeable experts that will assist and consult with you on all your quality and safety initiatives. We think of our service as Software Plus. You’ll receive superior technology with a human factor that only Safeway Management Group offers. Working with us will provide your company with a complete Quality and/or Safety Department for a fraction of the cost.