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Unipac Shipping selects Kewill Customs Brokerage

By: | at 07:00 PM | Channel(s): Transport Intermediaries  

Kewill, a provider of global solutions for the dynamic supply network, announced today that Unipac Shipping, has selected Kewill’s US Customs Brokerage solution and services.

Unipac Shipping, Inc. is a full-service logistics management company providing integrated transportation, customs brokerage, warehousing, and distribution services to a worldwide shipping community that spans North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and China.

‘Unipac’s growing success compelled them to seek out a more robust and flexible solution that would provide them with the tools to offer their customers the highest levels of service and support’, said Ken Halle, COO of Kewill Trade and Logistics. ‘The recognition by a global company such as Unipac Shipping that our solutions can improve their operational efficiencies is a strong testimonial to the quality and value of the solutions we offer.’

The Kewill solution for approximately 100 users will include comprehensive shipment tracing, exception reporting, document handling, ABI, RLF, reconciliation entry, automatic invoicing capabilities, with integrated accounting and hands-free entry processing. Additional modules will extend the system to include technologies such as event management, Internet tracking, document imaging, and dashboard visibility of all shipments in process. The project will encompass software installation, integration, and training.

‘Having outgrown our previous system we needed to look for a more robust and flexible solution that would allow us to deliver and address the 24x7 demands of our global customers and bolster our ability to deliver additional value to our ever-expanding customer base,’ said Edward Major, vice president, Customs Brokerage Division of Unipac Shipping. ‘We went through a rigorous selection process and Kewill demonstrated they had the strongest capabilities.