LONDON, UK — May 12, 2021 — The WACO System (WACO) has appointed award-winning global logistics Software as a Service company Slync.io as an Associate Vendor Member.
The Logistics Orchestration® platform by Slync.io provides WACO members with the option to access an automated processes system that can identify and resolve exceptions through a simple interface that adapts to member needs, regardless of their current digital capabilities.
WACO member organizations that engage with Slync.io will be able to standardize complex, multi-party processes and easily integrate structured and unstructured data.
“Slync.io offers our community of independent freight management companies a cost-effective, scalable solution for their data management needs,” said Richard Charles, Chief Executive Officer, WACO. “The last 12 months have highlighted the need for our industry to digitalize and Slync.io offers solutions with easy adoption for our members to be at the forefront of the digital revolution.”
Slync.io enables previously unrelated systems to work together using a common set of data, paving the way for streamlined process management, improved transparency, and greater collaboration in logistics operations.
“Slync.io is excited to serve the global members of The WACO System,” said Paul Pessutti, Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer, Slync.io. “Tapping into WACO’s exclusive logistics network will enable us to expand the reach of our Logistics Orchestration® platform, helping top freight managers across all modes and geographies simplify their operations through better connected people, systems, and data – it's a win-win.”
Texas, USA-headquartered Slync.io, named Best in Show at FreightWave’s 2018 conference, raised USD70 million in 2020, closing a USD60 million Series B funding led by Goldman Sachs following the success of an USD11 million Series A round in March 2020.
WACO Associate Vendor Membership is open to suppliers providing critical value-added services to the Association’s members, giving them access to bespoke agreements and preferential treatment.
WACO has been growing its global footprint, with the recent addition of Gollcher Group as the member for Malta, and AAA-A2 Cargo as the member for Russia.
Founded in 1973, WACO is the world’s foremost independent global freight management and logistics organisation. WACO has a community of 120 members in 116 countries with a combined network of more than 400 locations, employing over 21,000 freight professionals who handle over 1.85 million shipments each year including one million tons of airfreight. The exclusive network has a combined annual turnover of USD four billion. The company is an Association owned by its members with its Corporate Head Office in Zurich, Switzerland, and operational management in London, UK. More at waco-system.com
Slync.io is a Software as a Service operating platform for global shippers and logistics service providers that delivers higher productivity and process efficiency through intelligent automation. Logistics Orchestration® is an end-to-end service offering that revolutionizes costly back-office processes in global logistics operations. Slync.io connects disparate systems, ingests structured and unstructured datasets, orchestrates teams, and automates processes seamlessly together delivering unprecedented levels of efficiency for logisticians. Visit slync.io or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
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