Transplace Named Supplier of the Year for North America by BASF

a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics
technology solutions, today announced that it has been named as BASF
Corporation’s Supplier of the Year for North America. Transplace has
supported BASF’s supply chain needs for more than 10 years and was
selected from among the company’s 12,000 North American suppliers for
its efforts in seamlessly converting the company to Transplace’s
proprietary transportation
management system (TMS), increasing supply chain visibility,
improving on-time performance and achieving cost savings.

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BASF Corporation names Transplace its Supplier of the Year for North America (Photo: Business Wire)

BASF serves nearly every sector with a broad portfolio in five segments:
Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions,
Agricultural Solutions and Oil & Gas. Each year, BASF honors suppliers
for their outstanding contributions to procurement in North America in
three categories: innovation, performance and sustainability. This year,
BASF recognized Transplace as its Supplier of the Year in the innovation
category as well as its overall Supplier of the Year.

“Transplace is honored to be recognized by BASF both as its overall
North American supplier of the year and for its innovation,” Bob Daymon,
senior vice president of operations, Transplace. “These awards are a
true testament to the quality of service and commitment to supply chain
excellence and innovation that Transplace strives to provide our

During the award ceremony, Transplace was noted as a reliable partner
that provided BASF with an innovative logistics solution to help the
chemical company continually achieve outstanding transportation
performance for its customers. As part of the relationship, Transplace’s
onsite team manages all inbound and outbound shipments in the U.S. and
Canada. Its access to real-time business intelligence dashboards and
reporting enables better performance tracking and transportation

Transplace CEO Frank McGuigan added, “As the largest managed
transportation services provider to the chemical
industry in North America, Transplace has the privilege of working
with leading companies such as BASF who are committed to driving
innovation and operational excellence throughout their supply chain. We
look forward to working collaboratively with BASF to leverage actionable
data to positively impact their business in the areas of innovation,
performance and sustainability.”

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About Transplace

Transplace is the leading provider of transportation management services
and logistics technology, helping manufacturers, retailers and
distributors optimize supply chain operations and increase financial
performance. Offering a complete suite of transportation management,
strategic capacity, and cross-border & global trade services,
Transplace’s customizable logistics solutions and best-in-class
technology gives businesses greater control of their transportation
operations and enhanced visibility of shipments and overall supply chain
performance. With deep expertise in key vertical markets, including
consumer packaged goods, manufacturing, retail and chemicals, Transplace
works to strategically design and manage customer networks in the most
efficient, cost-effective manner. As North America’s largest
transportation management provider, Transplace leverages its entire
network to solve large-scale, complex supply chain problems for its
customers. From small-to-medium businesses to global brands, Transplace
delivers the optimal blend of actionable business intelligence and
operational excellence you need to manage your supply chain with
certainty. Learn more at

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