The introduction of e-Forwarder, a new solution providing complete cargo operations management for small to mid-sized forwarders, ARINC announced today. Frederic Schad, full service logistics provider based in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, has chosen ARINC’s AviNet new e-Forwarder solution to address its cargo and logistics needs.
e-Forwarder is a client-server based platform providing freight forwarders with an integrated solution for complete cargo management, allowing users to manage both air and maritime outbound/inbound cargo operations. Fully integrated, the e-Forwarder can help to reduce costs, save time and increase efficiency.
"ARINC's e-Forwarder enables us to improve internal efficiencies with easy-to-use tools to manage bookings, shipping instructions, bills of lading, revenue accounting, and more—in a highly efficient manner," said Alexander Schad, Logistics VP, Frederic Schad, SAS. "We are very pleased with the solution."
The key features of ARINC’s e-Forwarder include:
"e-Forwarder is an easy-to-use system that enables logistics companies and forwarders to efficiently manage their business," said Yun Chong, ARINC Vice President, Global Networks and IT Solutions. "It is a great example of a user friendly, customized solution designed to address the needs of a particular market."
Frederic Schad, headquartered in Santo Domingo has expanded its operations to all ports within the Domincan territory and extended its activities to include harbor towing, service and repair facilities, terminal operations and shore excursions for cruise ship passengers. The company offers integrated logistics services as a 3PL provider, combining air cargo, trucking and distribution, warehousing and value added services as well as logistics and warehouse consulting.