Jungheinrich AG Extends Global Technology Agreement with PowerFleet
Partnership Expansion Will Offer New Solutions and Channel Affiliation in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and North America
WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., July 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PowerFleet, Inc. (Nasdaq: PWFL), a global leader and provider of subscription-based wireless IoT and M2M solutions for securing, controlling, tracking, and managing high-value enterprise assets such as material handling equipment, tractor trailers, containers, cargo, automobiles, and light and heavy duty truck fleets, will be expanding its partnership with Jungheinrich AG.
After just one year into a multi-year contract with the leading provider of intralogistics to collaborate on product development, sales and support for their telematics needs, PowerFleet is proud to announce an extension to its existing agreement with Jungheinrich. PowerFleet was originally tapped by Jungheinrich to develop a highly integrated telemetry platform for its vehicles combined with sophisticated fleet management software in Europe. Through this evolving partnership, PowerFleet will continue to help Jungheinrich expand their market penetration in EMEA and North America by enabling Jungheinrich customers to run safer, more cost-effective intralogistics operations.
The collaboration between PowerFleet’s best-in-class technology and Jungheinrich’s comprehensive portfolio of material handling equipment, logistics systems and services has generated strong momentum for both companies.
“The reliability and innovation of PowerFleet’s solutions have exceeded our expectations for the partnership,” said Frank Marschatz, service director at Jungheinrich. “We at Jungheinrich set out with PowerFleet to provide our customers with the best solutions possible, which is why after only one year, we’re expanding that offering. PowerFleet’s product features and quality not only met but surpassed our industry-leading standards.”
Ute Filippone, managing director EMEA for PowerFleet, commented: “We have enjoyed working with Jungheinrich to ramp up its telematics sales offerings. Our integrated solution enables Jungheinrich customers to quickly and accurately monitor utilization, damage, and safety compliance of their fleets in order to identify problem and improvement areas. Jungheinrich’s commitment to providing its customers with exceptional service has made this partnership a wonderful success. We are excited to build on the partnership’s momentum by introducing product offerings that will open up new opportunities for Jungheinrich.”
PowerFleet® Inc. (NASDAQ: PWFL; TASE: PWFL) is a global leader and provider of subscription-based wireless IoT and M2M solutions for securing, controlling, tracking, and managing high-value enterprise assets such as industrial trucks, tractor trailers, containers, cargo, and vehicles and truck fleets. The company is headquartered in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey, with offices located around the globe. PowerFleet’s patented technologies address the needs of organizations to monitor and analyze their assets to increase efficiency and productivity, reduce costs, and improve profitability. Our offerings are sold under the global brands PowerFleet, Pointer, and Cellocator. For more information, please visit www.powerfleet.com, the content of which does not form a part of this press release.
Founded in 1953, Jungheinrich ranks among the world’s leading solutions providers for the intralogistics sector. With a comprehensive portfolio of material handling equipment, automatic systems and services, Jungheinrich is able to offer customers tailored solutions for the challenges posed by Industry 4.0. The Hamburg-based Group is represented worldwide in 40 countries with its own direct sales companies and in approximately 80 other countries through partner companies. Jungheinrich employs 18,000 people worldwide and generated Group revenue of €4.07 billion in 2019. The Jungheinrich share is listed on the SDAX.
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Released July 13, 2020