Green Bay and Milwaukee, WI February 12, 2003 Schneider Logistics Inc. today announced that Miller Brewing Co. has selected it to design and execute a supply chain management and infrastructure solution to help Miller improve service and reduce logistics costs.
Miller Brewing Co.'s Centralized Load Control Center will use SUMITTM, Schneider Logistics' transportation management solution, to provide centralized control, visibility, execution and management of all Miller transportation activities.
Bob Fink, director of corporate operations planning and improvement for Miller, said, "We wanted a partner with a successful track record of designing and quickly implementing supply chain solutions that deliver proven [return on investment]. After evaluating the marketplace, Schneider Logistics' broad spectrum of solutions became the obvious choice to enable Miller Brewing to leverage our supply chain as competitive advantage."
Schneider Logistics has already deployed a team of logistics technicians and engineers to ensure a rapid and seamless implementation process. "Miller Brewing will benefit from SUMITTM's consistency of execution across the transportation system and breweries, shipment tracking, and business intelligence tools," stated Rodger Mullen, president of Schneider Logistics.