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FreightWaves: “Transplace’s new CTO to increase transaction-processing bandwidth”

January 28, 2019

Transplace’s new CTO to increase transaction-processing bandwidth A leading provider of transportation management and logistics technology is bringing on a new chief technology officer (CTO) to build more transaction-processing bandwidth and capacity on the company’s highly automated platform. Transplace announced that Jim French joined the company as its new CTO. French served previously as CTO at MoneyGram, a publicly traded payments company, and spent 18 years at American Airlines and Sabre Corporation in several executive technology roles. Mike Dieter, Transplace’s former CTO, … Read More

Logistics Viewpoints: “Food Safety Compliance & Inspections: What Shippers Need to Know”

January 17, 2019

Food Safety Compliance & Inspections: What Shippers Need to Know The Sanitary Transport of Human and Animal Food (STHAF) Rules have been out for some time now, published under the 2011 Food Safety Modernization Act on February 5, 2014, with the final rule taking effect beginning April 6, 2017. These rules established criteria that apply in determining whether food is to be deemed adulterated because it has been transported or offered for transport by a shipper, carrier by motor or rail vehicle, or receiver engaged in the transportation of food under conditions that are not in compliance … Read More

Transplace Hires Jim French as Chief Technology Officer

January 15, 2019

Leading Logistics Company Selects IT Veteran to Head Technology Infrastructure and Development of Logistics Management Solutions January 15, 2019 (Dallas, TX) – Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, today announced the appointment of Jim French as the company’s chief technology officer (CTO). French will oversee the company’s IT infrastructure and development, and will report directly to Transplace CEO Frank McGuigan. Former CTO, Mike Dieter, will transition to the role of chief information officer (CIO) at Transplace. … Read More

Transplace Named as Tyson Foods Third Party Logistics (3PL) Provider of the Year

January 8, 2019

Leading Food Company Recognizes Transportation Services Provider for Exceptional Capacity Services January 8, 2019 (Dallas, TX) – Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, today announced that it has been named by Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) as its “3PL of the Year.” Transplace was selected for consistently delivering outstanding capacity solutions, exceptional communication and value to Tyson Foods’ logistics operations. Each year, Tyson Foods, one of the world’s largest food companies, recognizes a select group of … Read More