Transplace announced that it has been selected by Dana Incorporated to manage its entire North American transportation network. A world leader in engineered solutions for improving the efficiency, performance, and sustainability of powered vehicles and machinery, Dana supports the passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway markets, as well as industrial and stationary equipment applications.
Dana selected Transplace based on its best-in-class logistics technology, extensive $9 billion transportation network and deep mobility industry expertise. In addition to Transplace’s efficient and effective network designs, the company will enable cross customer shipment collaboration using artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities. Transplace’s Transportation Management System (TMS) will provide Dana with real-time shipment tracking, and business intelligence, allowing for the discovery of additional opportunities for cost savings throughout Dana’s entire supply chain.
“We chose Transplace based on the unique value and industry expertise that they bring, including the business intelligence we need to optimize our supply chain operations and work toward increased cost savings,” says Tim Morrisey, Dana Senior Global Logistics Manager. “Transplace’s strategic, collaborative approach will also allow us to tap into best-in-class TMS technology and enhanced capabilities to truly drive improvements across our entire transportation network.”
“We are excited to begin a partnership with Dana to further enhance its supply chain automation, optimization, predictability, and visibility,” said Frank McGuigan, CEO, Transplace. “Dana will be able to truly take advantage of Transplace’s full range of best-in-class solutions and the expertise of its seasoned industry leaders in order to drive greater financial and service performance improvements across the entire supply chain.”