Safeway Taps Elogex

Transportation platform to be rolled out across entire grocery chain

Charlotte, N.C. Ñ February 28, 2003 Ñ Elogex Inc., a supply chain process solution provider, has announced that Safeway Inc. has selected the Elogex OneNetwork to provide a platform to manage inbound transportation across Safeway's North American distribution center network.

According to Elogex, it will provide a transportation management solution across Safeway's entire company, enabling them to understand their performance and recognize opportunities to streamline their logistics processes.

"Safeway will improve supply chain processes by breaking down traditional silos to link information across not only people, but enterprises," said Travis Parsons, president and CEO of Elogex. "We're looking forward to extending the Elogex OneNetwork across Safeway's supply chain network, as well as implementing further innovative solutions for Safeway to reduce costs, increase visibility and improve service levels."