Integrated yard management, dock door scheduling, and Real-Time Location System (RTLS), powered by the Internet of Things (IoT) and delivered on Amazon Web Services.

PINC Solutions announces the availability of Advanced Yard Management System (YMS) Version 4.5

PINC’s Advanced YMS delivers a comprehensive cloud-based solution that includes dynamic dock door scheduling, spotting optimization, tasking algorithms and analytics. By providing real-time sensor data to existing supply chain systems, PINC establishes a system of record, eliminates duplicate data entry, accelerates gate velocity and increases the value of WMS, TMS and ERP investments. The continuous collection of operational data allows PINC customers to quickly identify exceptions so that they may take appropriate actions.

Highlights of version 4 include capabilities for:

  •     Extensible Internet of Things (IoT) sensor platform supports multiple sensor types
  •     Real-time dock door scheduling
  •     Smartphone and tablet enabled
  •     Enterprise enabled for tracking trailer shipments across multiple facilities
  •     Reefer monitoring option for recording temperatures, fuel levels and cooling cycles
  •     Increased scalability and reliability by using Amazon’s Web Services (AWS) platform

“We have made significant technology investments to better serve our customers,” said a Ken Heller, SVP of Supply Chain Excellence at DSC Logistics. “By collaborating with PINC we developed the capabilities to integrate our WMS with PINC’s YMS. This provides the real-time visibility and execution capabilities to significantly improve turn-times for drop and live loads.”

“Our customers and partners demand more value from their YMS solutions,” stated Matt Yearling, PINC’s CEO. “This pivotal release includes modern integration technology, mobility and dock scheduling capabilities into a single turnkey solution, eliminating the need for stand-alone alternatives.”

About PINC Solutions 

The world’s leading brands use PINC yard management and supply chain execution solutions for Manufacturing, Retail, Logistics, and Transportation industries. PINC’s cloud-based services allow organizations to orchestrate and optimize supply chain execution across their extended trading partner networks.

PINC is the market leader in delivering real-time location based yard management systems utilizing an extensive Internet of Things (IoT) sensor network, including RFID, GPS and Cellular technologies. PINC’s latest solutions extend this capability by offering enhanced visibility and collaboration enabling customers to reduce costs, optimize inventory management, increase velocity and improve asset utilization.

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