Press Release - For Immediate Release

Transportation Firms Invest in Efficiency with TMW Systems Software

8/12/2009

Issue Date:  August 12, 2009
Circulation:  Online
Link: http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/printpressstory.php?news=925401

CLEVELAND - (Business Wire) TMW officials today announced that more than 55 companies made significant new investments in TMW software in the first half of the year to strengthen transportation management and asset maintenance processes within their respective organizations. Increasingly, customers are also purchased TMW Optimization solutions along with the company’s market-leading enterprise transportation software (ETS).

TMW Systems is the leading developer and supplier of software designed specifically for the transportation services industry, including logistics, trucking and brokerage operations. The company offers and supports a full portfolio of operations, dispatch, fleet maintenance and carrier profitability systems for businesses throughout the US, Canada, Mexico and Europe.

“The opportunity to help companies improve operations and set the stage for future growth over the past six months has been especially rewarding for us,” said TMW President and CEO David W. Wangler. “We continue to evolve and expand our solutions with the industry’s largest software development team and are pleased that so many well-respected transportation firms chose TMW Systems as a key technology partner.”

Covenant Transportation, headquartered in Chattanooga, Tenn., selected TMWSuite as the operating platform to be deployed across their entire business. “After a careful and very thorough examination of our fleet and operations requirements, we chose TMW as our enterprise transportation system provider, replacing our own in-house system,” said Eric Whitton, Vice President of Information Technology for Covenant Transportation Group. “TMW has experience in the industry coupled with solid implementation and technical support; this closely matches our company needs. In addition, we have had a long and positive relationship with TMW’s Asset Maintenance division and another five years under our belt with its fuel purchase optimization product, IDSC ExpertFuel. TMW has a proven track record with us.”

Companies initiating or significantly expanding their business relationships with TMW during the first half of calendar 2009 include but are not limited to: Burris Logistics; Covenant Transportation Group, Inc.; Cross Creek Trucking, Inc.; G & D Transportation, Inc.; Gordon Trucking; Guttman Oil Co.; Harris Camden Terminal Equipment; James H. Clark & Son, Inc.; J D Irving, Ltd.; LJ Rogers, Jr., Trucking, Inc.; Lee Transport Systems, LLC; Magnum, Ltd.; Managed Mobile, Inc.; Metro Canada Logistics, Inc.; Napa Transportation, Inc.; Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc.; Ryder System, Inc.; Steelhorse Freight Services, Ltd.; Sully Transport, Inc.; Terrill Transportation; Turner Brothers Trucking, LLC; TransPlus; and Whiteline Express, Ltd.

TMW Systems is the developer of: ETS systems TMWSuite®, TruckMate® and TL2000® for the IBM iSeries or AS/400 platforms; heavy-duty fleet maintenance operation systems TMT Fleet Maintenance and TMT ServiceCenter; and carrier cost-containment and profitability systems based on optimization technologies, including IDSC Netwise, IDSC SupplyChain, IDSC ExpertFuel, IDSC MatchAdvice and IDSC TripAlert.

About TMW Systems

TMW Systems, Inc., is committed to delivering customer-driven solutions that help companies take better advantage of market opportunities, improve asset productivity and gain a better return on information. TMW’s solutions are focused in the private fleet and commercial transportation industries. TMW customers come from for-hire trucking, 3PL, private fleet, construction, municipal, retail repair and waste management industries. With offices in Cleveland, Ohio; Durham, North Carolina.; Indianapolis, Indiana; Dallas, Texas; and Vancouver, British Columbia; TMW currently serves more than 1,600 customers managing over 325,000 power units and maintaining more than 1.1 million assets worldwide, including North America, Europe, China and Latin America. For more information, visit www.tmwsystems.com or call (800) 401-6682.

Release Summary:

More than 55 companies made significant new investments in TMW Systems software in the first half of 2009 to strengthen transportation management and asset maintenance processes within their respective organizations.

Keyword Tags:

asset maintenance, asset management software, enterprise transportation software, ets, fleet management software, optimization, roi, software, tmw systems, transportation, transportation management, transportation software

TMW Systems
Monica Truelsch, 216-831-6606
mtruelsch@tmwsystems.com

About Burris Logistics

Established in 1925, and celebrating a 90-year milestone, Burris Logistics operates an expanding network of temperature controlled warehousing and distribution centers from Florida to Massachusetts. This fifth-generation, family-owned enterprise provides leading edge logistics, transportation, and supply chain solutions coast to coast through four distinct operating divisions: Burris Custom Retail Distribution, Burris PRW Plus (Public Refrigerated Warehousing), Burris Transportation and Honor Foods (a redistributor of frozen, refrigerated and dry food service products). For more information about their trend-setting logistics and deep-rooted values® please visit www.burrislogistics.com.

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