SMC³ Selected as 2017 Top Logistics IT Provider by Inbound Logistics

For the eighth consecutive year, Inbound Logistics has placed SMC³ on the magazine’s list of Top 100 Logistics IT Providers. The 2017 list, which was released in the April issue of the magazine marks the 15th overall win for SMC³.

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The Latest SMC³ Press Releases

  • 04/25/2017
  • SMC³ Announces Initial Speakers for Connections 2017
  • Office Depot’s vice president of distribution, Rick DiMaio; Larry Minor, associate administrator for policy at the FMCSA; and transportation analyst Satish Jindel are among the first supply chain experts booked to speak at SMC³’s Connections 2017 conference, which will be held June 26-28 at The Breakers in Palm Beach, Fla.
  • 04/05/2017
  • SMC³ Profiled in Upcoming Episode of ‘Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr.’
  • SMC³ is proud to announce it will be featured in an upcoming episode of “Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr.” Two SMC³ partners, MercuryGate and C.H. Robinson, also appear on the program to talk about how the company’s solutions have transformed the LTL industry by simplifying complex, onerous processes.
  • 01/26/2017
  • Echo Global Logistics Partners with SMC³, Choosing Best-in-Class LTL API Connectivity
  • SMC³, the leading less than truckload data and solutions provider, announced today that Echo Global Logistics will become the first major technology provider to fully integrate into its SMC³ Platform, an innovative hub of LTL transportation technology solutions. Echo is a leading provider of technology-enabled, multimodal transportation management services.
  • 01/12/2017
  • DDC FPO broadens partnership with SMC³
  • DDC FPO, a provider of business process outsourcing solutions to the LTL industry, has extended its partnership with SMC³ by becoming a platinum sponsor for Jump Start 2017. DDC FPO has supported SMC³’s educational mission since 2013.
  • 12/20/2016
  • SMC³ Adds ATA Chairman to Jump Start 2017 Lineup
  • Kevin Burch, chairman of the American Trucking Associations, has joined the list of transportation and supply chain experts slated to speak at SMC³’s Jump Start 2017, which will be held January 23-25 at the Loews Hotel in midtown Atlanta.
  • 10/28/2016
  • SMC³ Releases Speaker Lineup for Jump Start 2017
  • CSX Transportation President Clarence Gooden; Monica Wooden, CEO and co-founder of MercuryGate; and David Congdon, CEO of Old Dominion Freight Lines, are among the many supply chain experts that will speak at SMC³’s Jump Start 2017 conference, held January 23-25 at the Loews Hotel in midtown Atlanta.
  • 08/04/2016
  • SMC³ Issues Updates to its CzarLite® Product
  • SMC³ has announced that effective September 19, 2016, the data in CzarLite® and CzarLite® XL has been updated to reflect the economic impact of rising transportation expenses and changes to the United States, Canadian and Mexican postal code systems.
  • 07/06/2016
  • SMC³’s Connections 2016 Explores Supply Chain Trends, Challenges
  • During SMC³’s Connections 2016 conference, held June 27 to June 29 in Chicago, a record number of attendees were moved to action by discussions of supply chain trends, and the impact of Brexit on logistics and the domestic economy, among other topics.
  • 03/08/2016
  • SMC³ CEO Jack Middleton retires
  • SMC³ CEO Jack Middleton, who has spent nearly 20 years leading the organization, has retired from the company. With his retirement, Andrew Slusher officially becomes president and CEO of SMC³.
  • 01/27/2016
  • SMC³ celebrates collaboration with Jump Start 2016
  • SMC³’s Jump Start 2016 conference wrapped up Wednesday in Atlanta after three days of sessions highlighted by speakers like XPO Logistics CEO Brad Jacobs and Francisco Miguez of the Panama Canal Authority.
  • 12/09/2015
  • SMC³ Unveils New Version of BatchMark® XL Analysis Tool
  • BatchMark® XL allows users to examine the discounts, minimum charges, class/weight combinations, surcharges and other pricing features of various LTL carriers, enabling expedition of the analysis process. The new product has an effective date of December 8.
  • 08/05/2015
  • SMC³ Issues Updates to its CzarLite® Product
  • SMC³ has announced that effective September 14, 2015, the data within its CzarLite┬« family of products has been updated to reflect the overall economic impact of rising freight transportation expenses, as well as recent changes to the U.S. Postal Service ZIP code system and the Canadian and Mexican postal code systems.
  • 07/10/2015
  • SMC³ Names Greg West to Board of Directors
  • Greg West, C.H. Robinson Worldwide’s vice president of LTL transportation, has been named to the SMC³ Board of Directors. With West’s appointment, the 12-person board has expanded to 13 members.
  • 05/18/2015
  • SMC³ Collects Three TMSA Compass Awards
  • SMC³ has won three Compass Awards of Excellence from the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association for its marketing work on the Connections and Jump Start conferences.
  • 01/28/2015
  • Jump Start 2015 Highlights Industry Trends, Challenges
  • SMC³ successfully hosted its 60th annual Jump Start conference January 20-22 at the Loews Atlanta Hotel. This year’s focus was “igniting supply chain strategy”, and the conference was attended by a broad range of carriers, shippers, logistics service providers and technology solution providers from throughout North America.
  • 08/06/2014
  • SMC³ Issues Updates to its CzarLite® Product
  • SMC³ announced today that effective September 15, 2014, the data within its CzarLite® family of products has been updated to reflect the overall economic impact of rising freight transportation expenses, as well as recent changes to the U.S. Postal Service ZIP code system and the Canadian and Mexican postal code systems.
  • 03/25/2014
  • SMC³ Named 2013 Technology Provider of the Year
  • SMC³ announced today it was named Dick’s Sporting Goods 2013 Technology Provider of the Year. The sporting goods chain recognized SMC³ for outstanding technology service and customer commitment.
  • 03/15/2014
  • SMC³ Announces 2014 Education Advisory Committee
  • SMC³ announced it has renewed appointments for 14 supply chain leaders to serve on the SMC³ Education Advisory Committee (EAC), as well as the addition of a 15th member representing the U.S. port industry.
  • 01/28/2014
  • Panama Canal Update & Lou Holtz Message Among Jump Start Highlights
  • SMC³ successfully hosted its 59th annual Jump Start conference January 20-22 at the Loews Atlanta Hotel. This year’s focus was “leading the supply chain,” and was attended by a broad range of carriers, shippers, third-party logistics providers (3PLs) and technology/solutions providers from throughout North America.
  • 01/24/2014
  • Ken Burroughs of UPS Freight Named Chairman of SMC³ Board
  • Ken Burroughs, Vice President, Corporate Strategy at UPS Freight, was recently named chairman of the SMC³ Board of Directors, succeeding Rob Estes of Estes Freight Lines. He assumed his duties as chairman at SMC³’s Jump Start conference in Atlanta, Jan. 20-22.