Leading US-Based Food Shipper Country Fresh Foods to Deploy UltraShipTMS, LoadFusion Transportation Optimizer, Freight Payment/Audit and Advanced Scheduling Modules
October 1, 2019 – Fair Lawn, NJ – UltraShipTMS proudly announces the latest addition to its portfolio of food shipping customers. A member of the Fresh Food Group, Country Fresh is a leading provider of fresh-cut fruit, apple slices, vegetables and snacking solutions in a variety of blends, sizes, and packaging options. With eight facilities across the U.S. and three in Canada The Fresh Food Group (FFG) provides full-service fresh solutions for retail, foodservice, club and convenience stores including merchandising and category support.
Country Fresh is just the latest high volume food shipper to select UltraShipTMS to implement its award-winning platform, a logistics IT solution favored by increasing numbers of leading agricultural producers, processors, national restaurant chains and other food shipping organizations. Country Fresh joins esteemed food producers, distributors and packagers using the UltraShipTMS platform such as Blue Line Foodservice Distributors, Castellini Companies, Perdue Farms, Tyson Foods, Aurora Organic Dairy, KeHE Distributors, Giorgio Foods Xpress and others.
UltraShipTMS Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Anthony Vitiello expressed readiness and excitement for a new customer implementation saying, “We’re thrilled to welcome Country Fresh Foods as the newest member of the UltraShipTMS family of food shipping users. We’re confident Country Fresh will reap the significant level of benefits being enjoyed by the swelling list of food shipping companies using UltraShipTMS
Country Fresh foods selected UltraShipTMS in large measure because the platform delivers extensive capabilities that aligned with Country Fresh supply chain logistics challenges. Country Fresh has opted to engage four UltraShipTMS platform modules including the CORE TMS for planning, execution and tracking of truckload freight, Ultra’s LoadFusion Optimizer for freight consolidation and route optimization, Ultra FreightPay for accurate automated settlement of carrier invoices with detailed audit/reporting capabilities and the Advanced Scheduling module for dock-door level pickup and delivery planning.