Steady Stream of Print

Kewill expands to printing industry with Streamline Solutions partnership

BUSINESS WIRE  March 26, 2001 -- Kewill, a supply chain management service specializing in e-fulfillment, announced today that Streamline Solutions, a provider of software solutions to the printing, direct mail and fulfillment markets, will integrate Kewill's shipping management and integration solutions with the company's PrintStream fulfillment product line.

As part of the partnership, Streamline Solutions will integrate Kewill's Clippership shipping management applications and TracerX integration software into its PrintStream fulfillment product suite. Kewill's shipping solutions will give Streamline's clients core functionality for automating multi-carrier compliance, including rating, routing, bar code labeling, and electronic manifesting. Kewill's TracerX middleware software also will allow these customers to integrate Kewill applications with virtually any other enterprise application.

"Kewill will supply a vital ingredient in our plans to offer a total e-fulfillment solution through our PrintStream business and production management applications," said Laurence Snyder, president of Streamline Solutions. "The combination of these two solutions extends the value of what Streamline Solutions is delivering to customers by enabling them to optimize efficiencies throughout their fulfillment operations, improve customer service, while ultimately maximizing profitability."

"By integrating Kewill's market-leading shipping applications with the PrintStream solution, the combination provides the printing and fulfillment markets with a powerful e-fulfillment solution to address today's complex shipping requirements and shortened order-to-delivery cycle," said Bob Malley, president of Kewill e-Commerce.