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C.H. Robinson Updates Logistics System

January 4, 2013

C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. has introduced Navisphere, the next version of the company’s single global technology platform.

The copyrighted technology provides end-to-end visibility, consistent business processes and strategy-driven business intelligence around the world, according to the company.

C.H. Robinson introduced the technology to respond to sophisticated supply chain requirements from shippers of all sizes.

The technology uses deeper multi-service integration and significantly improves online tools for C.H. Robinson customers, according to the company.

The updates to Navisphere online access include a modernized user interface, streamlined access to business-critical data and customization to support requirements across the globe, the company continued.

“Navisphere allows companies of all sizes to take advantage of the latest technology architecture C.H. Robinson has to offer,” said Tom Mahlke, chief information officer at C.H. Robinson. “Navisphere provides tools that are easy to use and intelligence that gives businesses the opportunity to follow through on their supply chain strategies.”

 By integrating with a shipper’s ERP system, Navisphere automates workflows between transportation and business operations and provides visibility to global transportation across all modes. This gives customers greater control over their supply chain activities and accelerates proactive problem resolution. wt