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Container at a perfect sight: AXIT AG extends AX4 by add-on module for Container Management

06-11-2012 07:57 PM CET | Logistics & Transport

Press release from: Axit AG

Container at a perfect sight: AXIT AG extends AX4 by add-on module

Frankenthal, 4th of June 2012 – The AXIT AG introduces a new IT-module, which enables companies to document and control the circulation of containers. The tool is provided through the IT-platform AX4 and offers real time transparency of container movements and stocks. Logistics manager can gain extensive economies due to fewer procurement costs for containers and lower loss of pallets.

Companies in logistics need different containers for transport and storage of products, which have to be administrated. To keep related efforts low and management of pallet stocks as efficient as possible the IT company AXIT AG launched a new module, which offers documentation of incoming and exchanged pallets as well as insight into pallet stocks at different participants.

“With the new add-on module Container Management AX4 offers a fully integrated solution, which is compatible with further AX4 tools in a flexible way – as for example the Shipment Management or the Report module. Thus it is possible to manage loaded as well as empty pallets by one central access”, states Frauke Heistermann, member of the executive board from AXIT AG.

The module provides many advantages for AX4 customers who are looking for a complementary solution concerning Container Management. Various types of containers (e.g. EURO, CHEP, LPR) can be adjusted to the system. Additional overviews and functions enable fewer costs and time saving at the whole acquisition process. A Control Tower offers insight to the pallets stocks of numerous process members.

About AX4 and AXIT AG

AXIT stands for innovative IT logistics solutions. The company which is headquartered in Frankenthal is leading in modern networking of all logistics partners along the supply chain. As a reliable strategic business partner and supplier of cloud computing solutions AXIT addresses companies with maximum requirements to their logistics IT, especially with respect to data security, quality and reliability.

The industry´s leading IT platform AX4 for the management of cross-company processes provides logistics providers with mature portal and SCM solutions that can do anything to make them successful in the market and with their customers. AX4 integrates seamlessly and flexibly with existing IT system landscapes.

AX4 is a web-based IT solution which integrates seamlessly and flexibly with existing IT system landscapes. More than 95,000 users use AX4 in more than 100 countries. The customers include DB Schenker Logistics, DHL, Panalpina, Cargoline as well as Audi, Ford, BASF, dm-drogerie markt and BAT. More than one million shipment information is exchanged daily via AX4.

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