December 16, 2020
STOCKHOLM and OSLO, NORWAY – (BUSINESS WIRE) – December 16, 2020 – TenderEasy, Alpega’s cloud-based freight procurement solution announced today its global partnership with Xeneta, a freight rate benchmarking and market analytics platform providing the world’s largest dataset of real-time and on-demand ocean and air freight rates.
The partnership delivers connected data between the TenderEasy procurement platform and Xeneta’s databases, providing customers with the latest information on rates for ocean and air freight as well as market insights. This gives customers of both solutions the possibility to see their performance relative to the overall market and steer negotiations to achieve the best services and rates.
In his comments about the announcement, Johan Vagerstam, CEO of TenderEasy, says, “We are thrilled to announce this partnership, after working together with Xeneta for years. Already today, we have many customers combining both solutions for greater value, and this is an important message to them – that this partnership is a real ‘value-add’ for freight buyers in today´s volatile market. We always strive to provide our customers with the best solutions to support the freight procurement process and this partnership is another step toward that goal.”
“We are glad to partner with TenderEasy to deliver valuable information to shippers in a constantly-changing market, where data plays an essential role. Successful tendering requires the combination of instantly-available large amounts of neutral rate data as offered by the Xeneta platform and best-in-class procurement tools like TenderEasy,” said Patrik Berglund, CEO of Xeneta regarding the partnership.
Xeneta is the leading ocean freight rate benchmarking and market intelligence platform transforming the shipping and logistics industry. Xeneta’s powerful reporting and analytics platform provides liner-shipping stakeholders the data they need to understand current and historical market behavior – reporting live on market average and low/high movements for both short and long-term contracts. Xeneta’s data is comprised of over 220 million contracted container and air freight rates and covers over 160,000 global trade routes. Xeneta is a privately held company with headquarters in Oslo, Norway, and regional offices in New York and Hamburg. To learn more, please visit www.xeneta.com.
TenderEasy is a market leading cloud solution for transportation sourcing, freight tendering, freight spot request and rate management solutions. As part of the Alpega Group, TenderEasy provides seamless integration to Alpega TMS. Our vision is to help our customers take advantage of the opportunities made possible by the digitalization of logistics and make one of the world’s largest industries more efficient and sustainable.
Alpega is a global provider of cloud-based transportation management systems (TMS). Alpega enables shippers, their customers, logistics service providers and carriers the ability to collaboratively manage end-2-end transportation activities for increased visibility, capacity and reduced freight spend. By streamlining transportation sourcing, planning, execution, settlement and analytics, Alpega solutions transform local and global supply chains into collaborative ecosystems – bringing transparency and efficiency to all trading partners involved. Alpega’s 200,000+ user community are present in 80 countries worldwide. For more information, visit na.alpegagroup.com for North America; and alpegagroup.com for Europe.