Partnership delivers actionable data to address business disruptions and avoid delays
SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Delete nowan intelligent logistics-as-a-service (LaaS) technology company, today announced a strategic partnership with project44®, the global leader in supply chain visibility for shippers and logistics service providers. This partnership will expand real-time, end-to-end shipment visibility and provide the data importers need to quickly resolve issues that are delaying shipments.
KlearNow’s digitized, cloud-based marketplace provides digital customs clearance and drayage procurement. With the expansion of drayage execution and visibility into KlearNow’s existing clearance platform, exporters and importers now have the connected shipment transparency needed to enable more efficient clearance and to process exceptions. .
project44 was designed to be the connective tissue of the supply chain. Its platform connects, automates and provides visibility into key transport processes to accelerate insights and shorten the time to turn that insight into action. The project44 platform becomes more robust with intelligent LaaS from KlearNow. KlearNow’s customs automation and digital drayage frameworks unbundle disparate unstructured data to move more shipments, more efficiently through the customs process and eliminate bottlenecks with a connected drayage solution.
“Until now, customs brokerage has been a blind spot for all supply chains. KlearNow provides real-time status of shipments and events. Our visibility into customs clearance, with advanced notifications, avoids delays,” said Sam Tyagi, CEO of KlearNow. “Our AI-powered platform digitizes and automates import processes and dynamically connects drayage partners with shipments at the right time. By working with project44, we can help resolve bottlenecks in the chain disruptions caused by the COVID pandemic and geopolitical events and help sustain against other calamities that will undoubtedly impact the supply chain.”
By combining the capabilities of project44 and KlearNow, customer benefits include:
- Deal with business disruptions before they cause delays.
- Real-time management of shipment status and events across all modes with clearing and drayage visibility, leveraging a single source of truth for transportation transparency and trade compliance information.
- Improve planning and increase operational efficiency.
- Avoid additional costs such as demurrage and per diems with real-time visibility at the terminal and the last free day clock.
- Secure storage of scanned commercial and international shipping documents.
While both companies deliver smart technologies in the supply chain, this partnership brings an unprecedented ability to understand and use this data to quickly make decisions and ultimately resolve the underlying issues affecting the entire supply chain.
“Accurate, real-time visibility into every step and location of your global supply chain is paramount,” said Vernon O’Donnell, product manager of project44. “With project44’s strong API integration capabilities and KlearNow’s real-time customs clearance and drayage services, we can generate more value for our joint customers, reducing costs and increasing operational efficiency across the ports of the world.”
KlearNow is transforming B2B supply chains with its intelligent Logistics-as-a-Service (LaaS) platform that connects data, people, processes and organizations to enable new levels of visibility and productivity that reduce costs logistics and create better customer experiences. KlearNow’s customs clearance and drayage marketplaces on its AI-powered platform alleviate supply chain bottlenecks by digitizing paper-based transactions and enabling customs brokers and carriers to respond to superior real-time visibility needs of importers, exporters and freight forwarders. For more information, visit https://www.klearnow.com/