RMI Named Top 100 Logistics Technology Provider for 2012
Atlanta, GA – May 2, 2012 – RMI, a GE Transportation company and leading provider of transportation management software and analytics to the railroad industry, today announced their selection as a 2012 Top 100 Logistics Technology Company by Inbound Logistics magazine for the seventh consecutive year.
Every April, Inbound Logistics editors recognize 100 logistics IT companies that support and enable logistics excellence. Inbound Logistics selects the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers who are leading the way in 2012. Editors seek to match readers' fast-changing needs to the capabilities of those companies selected. All companies selected reflect leadership by answering Inbound Logistics readers' needs for simplicity, ROI, and efficient implementation.
Felecia Stratton, Editor for Inbound Logistics magazine said, “RMI consistently provides the kinds of technology solutions Inbound Logistics readers need to successfully manage their global transportation challenges, positioning them for growth as well as enhancing their ability to compete. As railroads, rail shippers, and 3PLs rely more heavily on the latest and most innovative logistics IT solutions, RMI continues to be flexible and responsive, anticipating customers' evolving needs. Inbound Logistics is proud to honor RMI for innovative solutions empowering rail logistics and supply chain excellence.”
Kirk Knauff, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Services said, “RMI is honored to be recognized once again by Inbound Logistics as a top logistics technology provider. RMI is dedicated to helping our clients succeed through our deep knowledge of the rail transportation business. As part of GE Transportation’s global commercial platform, RMI will continue to offer dynamic and unique software solutions that help our customers solve the world’s toughest transportation challenges.”
About Inbound Logistics
Inbound Logistics is the pioneering publication of demand-driven logistics practices, also known as supply chain management. IL's educational mission is to guide businesses to efficiently manage logistics, reduce and speed inventory, and neutralize transportation cost increases by aligning supply to demand and adjusting enterprise functions to support that paradigm shift. More information about demand-driven logistics practices is available at www.inboundlogistics.com.
About Optimization Solutions from GE Transportation
GE Transportation - Optimization Solutions is a leading provider of transportation management software and analytics to the railroad industry. Optimization Solutions offers integrated rail transportation solutions for enterprise-wide data integration and sharing. Optimization Solutions solves the world's toughest rail transportation challenges by leveraging in-depth knowledge of rail operations, intermodal terminal operating systems, and multi-modal transportation management to provide Software as a Service and licensed solutions to railroads and industrial shippers. Optimization Solutions software is used to manage rail and intermodal operations, signal and communication assets, railcar repair billing and inventory, and multi-modal visibility, planning and execution for industrial shippers and logistics service providers. For more information, please visit www.getransportation.com.
About GE Transportation
GE Transportation, a unit of GE (NYSE: GE), solves the world’s toughest transportation challenges. GE Transportation builds equipment that moves the rail, mining and marine industries. Our fuel-efficient and lower-emissions freight and passenger locomotives, diesel engines for rail, marine and stationary power applications, signaling and software solutions, drive systems for mining trucks, and value-added services help customers grow. GE Transportation is headquartered in Erie, Penn., and employs approximately 12,000 employees worldwide.