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12th PraxisForum Logistik by AXIT AG - Logistics Companies Have Trust in the Cloud

02-08-2013 02:30 PM CET | Logistics & Transport

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12th PraxisForum Logistik by AXIT AG - Logistics Companies Have

Logistics staff from well-known companies report on their experiences with cloud technology / workshop sequences give practical insight into the IT solution AX4.

Frankenthal, 07th February 2013 – Themed „Efficiency and Growth through IT“ this year’s Praxisforum by AXIT AG, taking place on March 14th, 2013 in Frankenthal, is all about the cloud.

In practical lectures leading logistics staff will report on how they use the cloud-based IT platform AX4 to optimize their supply chain. In subsequent workshop sequences the participants will be able to follow the configuration of the logistics solution in real time on screen and gather deepening information on cross-company management of IT processes using cloud solutions.

The annual PraxisForum Logistik is already taking place for the twelveth time. Again the Frankenthal-based company was able to attract well-known speakers who will present application examples for the manifold options for using cloud technology. Carsten Ehrig, managing partner of Fenthol&Sandtmann GmbH, will talk about Porsche’s high-frequency procurement logistics. The Hamburg-based logistics company was awarded „Best Supplier of Porsche AG 2012“ for its outstanding performance as a supplier. How project times can be reduced by integrating all parties involved in one platform and how to save cost at the same time will be told by Astrid Rooseboom of LEONI Bordnetz-Systeme GmbH. Jens Richter of DHL Freight focuses on the IT solution AX4 Open which allows the customer to design and manage their SCM workflows by themselves at a mouse-click.

Besides the presentations from practice the event is brought alive especially by dialogues. „We believe that excellent logistics management is not only due to smooth exchange of IT data. Personal exchange of experience is also highly relevant“, says Frauke Heistermann,member of AXIT’s management. In discussions with product developers and IT experts the participants will be able to bring up questions and suggestions on cloud computing and on AX4.

Registration can be done online at until February 28th, 2013.
The registration fee is EUR 90.- .


Nachtweideweg 1-7
67227 Frankenthal
Tel: +49(0)6233-4 59 43 – 111

About AXIT and AX4

AXIT AG is a specialist for cloud-based IT solutions for the management of cross-company logistics processes. With AX4 the company runs the industry’s leading logistics platform used by more than 100,000 users from trade and industry as well as at logistics providers to control their supply chain. Founded in 1999, the AXIT AG meanwhile employs a staff of over 100. Many well-known companies can be found among the customers, including Schenker, DHL, Geodis, Panalpina, CargoLine as well as BASF, Audi, Deutz, Ford, dm drogerie-markt, BAT and OCÉ.

True to the motto „Supply Chain Management at the Push of a Button“ more than one million shipment data is exchanged via the cloud-based logistics platform AX4 every day. Thus AX4 is the most-used logistics platform for the management of cross-company logistics processes in Europe. With flexible, consistent workflows AX4 informationally maps the physical flow of goods and has already been awarded several innovation awards.

AXIT AG connecting logistics
Nachtweideweg 1-7
D - 67227 Frankenthal

Public Relations / Marketing
Martina Schneider
Phone +49 6233 / 45943 - 118
Fax +49 6233 / 45943 - 918

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