Trimble Transportation Ranked Among Top Software and Technology Providers to Global Food Industry Supply Chain

Company named to annual Food Logistics FL 100+ List

CLEVELAND, Ohio, December 19, 2016 – Trimble Transportation has been named to the Food Logistics FL100+ list of leading providers of software and related technologies to the global food industry. Food Logistics, the only publication dedicated to covering the movement of product through the food supply chain, announced the 2016 list in its November/December print edition and online at

“The software and technology sector continues to generate new and exciting opportunities for growers, food manufacturers, grocery retailers, and the many logistics providers that support them,” said Lara L. Sowinski, editorial director at Food Logistics. “Today’s cloud-based solutions and mobile connectivity are helping create tools that are more flexible, affordable and responsive, making software and technology even more valuable to those in the global food supply chain.”

TMW offers a broad portfolio of transportation, logistics and business intelligence solutions designed to help food producers and wholesalers achieve best-in-class operational visibility, cost control, and customer service. These include comprehensive transportation management systems (TMS), Appian® final mile routing and scheduling solutions, fleet maintenance software, fuel purchase optimization technology, and advanced business and market analytics. The company serves hundreds of commercial and private carriers, third-party logistics providers (3PL), brokers and other businesses involved in food distribution.

“The food supply chain is becoming increasingly complex as a result of food safety regulations, sustainability initiatives and the rising cost of equipment, labor, and other critical resources,” said David Wangler, president of Trimble Transportation. “Our inclusion in this prestigious list reflects the significant success we continue to have in helping fleet operators and 3PLs implement best-cost operational practices that align with their customers’ needs and expectations.”

About Food Logistics

Food Logistics is published by AC Business Media, a business-to-business media company that provides targeted content and comprehensive, integrated advertising and promotion opportunities for some of the world’s most recognized B2B brands. Its diverse portfolio serves the construction, logistics, supply chain and other industries with print, digital and custom products, events and social media.

About Trimble Transportation

TMW is a leading transportation software provider to commercial and private fleets, brokerage and 3PL organizations. Founded in 1983, TMW has focused on providing enterprise software to the transportation industry, including asset-based and non-asset-based operations as well as heavy-duty vehicle service centers. The company serves over 2,000 customers, including many of the largest, most sophisticated and complex transportation service companies in North America. TMW is a Trimble Company (NASDAQ: TRMB) and part of the international Transportation and Logistics Division.