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Kraft Heinz Selects FourKites for Tracking and Analytics

The Kraft Heinz Company selected FourKites to provide real-time freight tracking and monitoring across its supply chain.

FourKites provides supply chain visibility and predictive analytics with a network of more than four million GPS-connected vehicles and other assets,

Kraft Heinz sought a global visibility and temperature monitoring platform that could be implemented quickly.

“As an organization dedicated to the sustainable health of our people, our planet and our company, it is critical that our products are delivered on time and transported at the right temperatures,” said Larry Breisinger, Head of Transportation, North America, at The Kraft Heinz Company.

FourKites is providing real-time tracking and expected arrival times across transportation modes for Kraft Heinz, relaying GPS data on shipments moving by truck, train and parcel.

Kraft Heinz is also using FourKites’ temperature tracking solution to monitor shipment temperatures in real-time.

The platform will also enable Kraft Heinz to track dwell times at delivery locations, as well as customer, carrier and lane analytics.

“In addition to serving as one of the foremost leaders in the food and beverage industry, Kraft Heinz is a recognized standard-bearer in operational excellence,” said Mathew Elenjickal, founder and CEO of FourKites. “We are excited that Kraft Heinz has decided to partner with us.”

For more information on FourKites, visit www.fourkites.com

The Kraft Heinz Company is the fifth-largest food and beverage company in the world. Its brands include Kraft, Heinz, Capri Sun, Jell-O, Kool-Aid, Maxwell House, Oscar Mayer, Planters, Weight Watchers and many others. www.kraftheinzcompany.com

FourKites provides a real-time supply chain visibility platform used by companies and 3PLs to track shipment location and temperature and proactively manage exceptions. www.fourkites.com

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