Achieving Better than 99.7 Percent Inventory Accuracy through Service Logistics

Reduced stocks, lower logistics expenses: Choice Logistics highlights its customers' results

Reduced stocks, lower logistics expenses: Choice Logistics highlights its customers' results

New York — March 28, 2006 — Logistics services provider Choice Logistics is highlighting the successes that its customers are achieving in inventory accuracy, reduced inventory and logistics expenses as a result of the provider's real-time, same-day inventory control and logistics services.

Choice Logistics provides strategic asset management for companies that require same-day service. With over 310 strategic stocking locations (SSLs) in 37 countries, Choice's network provides local inventory management and expedited delivery services for direct deployment of mission-critical parts.

Choice said that 100 percent of its client base are realizing better than 99.7 percent inventory accuracy, reduced inventory and logistics expenses, as well as notably improved customer service.

"Achieving 'five nines' is the goal, and we have experienced better than 99.8 percent year-over-year, which has been remarkable," said John Peterson, vice president of logistics for Choice customer Hitachi Data Systems. "The solutions provided by Choice Logistics have enabled us to meet and exceed our service goals and gain a competitive edge in the increasingly competitive enterprise service marketplace."

Choice Logistics manages inventories around the globe valued at more than $500 million.

"MDSi views efficient service parts logistics as a critical component to our ability to service our global client base," said Lisa McDonald, founder and president of MDSi Inc., another Choice customer. "Because of our partnership with Choice Logistics, we are always confident that our mission-critical orders will arrive on time."

"Today's competitive landscape demands that companies provide the highest level of customer service and results," said Michael Katz, CEO for Choice Logistics. "Choice Logistics is very proud of the value our clients realize as a result of implementing our solutions."

Other companies using Choice's solutions include ADIC, Avaya, Cisco, EMC, Equant and McData, among others.

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