Company is committed to enabling new and emerging technologies
MercuryGate International, Inc., a leading provider of transportation management system (TMS) solutions, announced today that the company has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), an organization bringing together stakeholders from the transportation industry to advance blockchain practices.
“MercuryGate has a long history of supporting innovation and working to drive positive change in the industries we serve,” said Steve Blough, president & co-founder of MercuryGate International, Inc. “Blockchain has tremendous potential to impact supply chain management, and we look forward to engaging with other BiTA members in shaping the future of delivery.”
Blockchain is a distributed ledger technology designed to provide consensus, provenance, and immutability of business transactions and digital assets. These attributes are viewed as a means of promoting trust and transparency for participants in a blockchain ecosystem.
Founded in August 2017, BiTA promotes the development and adoption of blockchain applications in the trucking, transportation, and logistics industries, including establishing industry-wide standards. Members include truckload, less-than-truckload (LTL), and parcel carriers as well as shippers, tech start-ups and incumbents, insurance companies, law firms, and other industry participants who have an interest in integrating blockchain technology into their organizations. Visit BiTA at https://bita.studio.com.
About MercuryGate International
MercuryGate provides powerful transportation management solutions proven to be a competitive advantage for today’s most successful shippers, 3PLs, freight forwarders, brokers, and carriers. MercuryGate’s solutions are unique in their native support of all modes of transportation on a single platform including Parcel, LTL, Truckload, Air, Ocean, Rail, and Intermodal. Through the continued release of innovative, results-driven technology and a commitment to making customers successful, MercuryGate delivers exceptional value for TMS users through improved productivity and operational efficiency. MercuryGate offers business intelligence to improve transportation processes, increase customer satisfaction, and reduce costs. Find out why MercuryGate has set the industry standard for the most adaptable, comprehensive transportation solutions suite in the industry at www.mercurygate.com.