Global Seafood Provider Joins LeanLogistics’ LeanTMS Network

Marine Harvest addresses transportation management

Holland, Mich.April 25, 2013LeanLogistics, a global solutions provider of transportation management system (TMS) applications and supply chain services, welcomed global seafood company Marine Harvest to the growing network of European LeanTMS technology clients.

Marine Harvest, which provides farmed salmon and processed seafood to customers in more than 50 markets worldwide, now leverages the multi-modal and multi-language capabilities of LeanLogistics LeanTMS to build a more integrated supply chain. LeanTMS will provide Marine Harvest with complete supply chain visibility to meet their customers' high demands for on-time delivery of fresh products.

“Marine Harvest selected LeanLogistics technology solution due to the flexibility of LeanTMS,” said Rune Hegrestad, Group Director ITC, Marine Harvest Group. “LeanLogistics has experience with complex food manufacturing companies similar to us and we look forward to realizing the benefits provided by a true SaaS TMS platform.”

With 6,200 employees and operations in 22 countries worldwide, Marine Harvest’s considerable growth is the result of the merger between Pan Fish ASA, Fjord Seafood ASA and Marine Harvest N.V. Now, LeanTMS provides it with the ability to reduce supply chain costs and improve performance by providing unsurpassed visibility into the transportation process.

LeanLogistics understands the market-specific obstacles global food companies face with a lack of visibility into the transportation process,” said Dan Dershem, President, LeanLogistics. “With LeanLogistics, Marine Harvest will be able to collaborate with all business units and supply chain partners. We are very happy to have Marine Harvest as the newest member of our global network.”