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Unisource Positioning to Advantage of Multi-Billion Dollar Saas Cloud-Based Industry
Aug 09, 2013 (08:08 AM EDT)
MIAMI, August 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Unisource Corporate Corporation (OTC: USRC) recently announced it has reached agreement with Garvey Nut and Candy, a premier distributor, to deploy its cloud-based platform, Visionship G3 Transportation Management System. Recently acquired by Wythe Will Tzetzo, LLC, Garvey Nut and Candy is one of the largest distributors of candy items, nuts, dried fruit and trail mixes on the West Coast, with over 12,000 SKUs in their multiple distribution facilities.
According to Forbes, the cloud-computing industry is forecasted to grow to $210 billion by 2016. The SaaS (Software-as-service) market is expected to grow at a consistent CAGR of 19.5 percent through 2016, and global SaaS spending is predicted to swell to $32.8 billion in 2016. Visionship is a SaaS plaform that will provide Unisource's clients like Garvey and Nut with the ability to access critical supply chain data at any moment.
"Visionship gives us the transparency we need, and will vastly improve our logistics, customer service, and save Garvey significant costs in the process. We are extremely impressed with Visionship's technology, and will be rolling it out to all of our national facilities over the coming months," said Steffani Corri, Director of Operations in California for Garvey Nut and Candy.
Visionship is a transportation execution system that conveniently integrates, automates and tracks inbound and outbound data in the global transportation supply chain for Unisource's clients. Unisource has also recently announced a Visionship partnership with Engage Technology, LLC. Visionship G3 is already available nationwide after being launched on July 17, 2013.
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About Unisource Corporate Corporation
Unisource (http://www.unisourcecorp.com) is a holding enterprise whose strategy is to acquire and combine third party logistics service providers and logistics technology providers in order to offer a unique, cost effective Cloud-based SaaS solution for the global logistics marketplace. The Company also develops specialized, patent pending logistics software through our operating subsidiary, Visionship, Inc. Beyond logistics software, Unisource's strategy is to acquire and combine leading edge logistic technology providers with third party logistic (3PL) companies to offer a unique, unparalleled service in the global supply chain industry.
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