Beijing Kintetsu World Express Co. of China is installing the TMWSuite management system from TMW Systems Inc. Beijing KWE offers trucking, warehousing, distribution, third-party logistics and other transportation services at 30 sites located throughout China.
Logistics.com has launched OptiBid 3, the latest version of its transportation bid-management system. The new version is said to make it easier for carriers to prepare bid responses, offering new filtering and analysis tools. OptiBid 3 also offers seamless integration with OptiManage 7, Logistics.com's transportation planning and execution system. www.logistics.com
Keller-Soft Transport Safety and Security Program Customizer from J.J. Keller and Assocs. creates fleet-specific plans using a fleet's answers to a series of questions. Plans cover driver, cargo and terminal security, as well as hazardous materials control. The program also includes a hazmat carrier section with information on state requirements, government documents, training tools and reference materials. www.jjkeller.com
Euro LoadMaster from McLeod Software is a European version of the company's Java2 enterprise management system. Euro Loadmaster modifications include multi-language and multi-currency capabilities.
The Glentel Satellite Radio Dispatch System offers two-way trunked radio service with complete coverage throughout North America. This digital version of push-to-talk radio features unlimited talk time for a flat monthly fee. Each private dispatch network can support up to 10,000 users, and the system can be upgraded to handle wireless data. www.glentel.com
ProfitMaker, the PC-based parts and service management application from Karmak Inc., has been updated for integration with QuickBooks and QuickBooks 2002 accounting programs. ProfitMaker provides fleet maintenance operations with inventory control, automated ordering and invoicing. The new accounting interface is said to eliminate double entries and streamline record keeping. www.karmak.com
A transportation edition of GetPaid software manages collections and dispute resolution for trucking fleets. The program integrates with any accounts-receivable application and allows collectors to enter notes, send copies of freight bills, record invoice problems, and resolve billing problems. It can also be linked to document imaging systems. www.getpaid.com
Prophesy Transportation Solutions' Dispatch PT software now fully integrates with the Peachtree accounting software package. The new interface allows dispatchers to quote rates and book loads while accounting personnel print invoices, pay bills and drivers, and create financial reports. www.mile.com