"Visibility that drives true understanding must be rooted in logistics reality, and that's our forte," commented Gene Alger, President of Global Services for Expeditors. "Our Cargo Signal platform is based on our deep understanding of international logistics and the people, processes and technology needed to deliver the high level of service our customers require. Dots on a map become powerful, actionable intelligence when paired with our people who have the experience and judgment to interpret the data and take timely action on our customers' behalf to avoid losses and create more resilient and responsive supply chains."Cargo Signal brings new levels of supply chain control and visibility through digital services powered by a proprietary, sensor-based logistics system and a 24x7x365 Global Command Center staffed with seasoned professionals trained in risk management, logistics and supply chain security. More information on Cargo Signal is available at www.cargosignal.com Expeditors is a global logistics company headquartered in Seattle, Washington. The company employs trained professionals in 177 district offices and numerous branch locations located on six continents linked into a seamless worldwide network through an integrated information management system. Services include the consolidation or forwarding of air and ocean freight, customs brokerage, vendor consolidation, cargo insurance, time-definite transportation, order management, warehousing and distribution and customized logistics solutions. Disclaimer on Forward-Looking Statements: Certain portions of this release contain forward-looking statements which are based on certain assumptions and expectations of future events that are subject to risks and uncertainties, including the extent of the benefits to our Cargo Signal customers. Actual future results and trends may differ materially from historical results or those projected in any forward-looking statements depending on a variety of factors.
CONTACTS:Gene AlgerPresident, Global Services(206) 674-3409Geoffrey BuscherDirector - Investor Relations(206) 892-4510