• CEVA Logistics will deliver greater value to customers by providing access to self-service freight transaction e-tools to manage all ocean freight shipments online, 24/7/365, on any internet-enabled device
  • Kontainers ultra-modern architecture, featuring over 50 APIs, enables CEVA to accelerate its digital journey in an unmatched timeframe and deliver an exceptional customer experience as digital shopfronts become an industry standard
  • CEVA, a top 10 global freight forwarder, selects Kontainers Enterprise, designed for large freight forwarders with high transactional volumes

Newcastle, UK, July 10, 2019 – Kontainers, the industry-leading e-commerce software provider for freight brands, today announces that CEVA Logistics, a top 10 global freight forwarder, has signed a multi-year contract with Kontainers to power its primary customer-facing e-commerce portal. CEVA will use Kontainers flagship product, Enterprise, which is designed for large freight forwarders with heavy transactional volumes requiring highly customized interfaces.

Acquired this year by CMA CGM, a world leader in shipping and logistics, CEVA’s use of Kontainers enables ocean freight customers to manage all shipments online on any internet-enabled device with a comprehensive range of freight transaction e-tools. Kontainers Enterprise provides a complete digital experience across twelve modules: instant rates, booking, customs, trucking, FCL/LCL, global schedules, BOL (bill of lading), chat support, dashboard analytics, payment system and a full back office application.

“We are ecstatic to announce that one of the world’s top ten freight forwarders has trusted Kontainers to provide its primary, customer facing solution for modern, ocean freight transaction e-commerce. This deal reinforces Kontainers position as the clear market leader in ocean freight e-commerce solutions for global logistics providers. More than 25% of the top 20 now use Kontainers as their primary e-commerce solution with the same amount again considering at a very advanced stage. We will now announce a new Top 20 Global Freight brand every month until the end of the year as the clear ramp up has accelerated the need for their e-commerce capabilities to address customer demand and to digitally engage and transact with business partners online. Kontainers software will power more than one million bookings in 2020.”

Kontainers offers three digital, customer-facing freight execution platforms for global shipping brands: Enterprise for large brands, Edge for mid-size logistics/freight forwarding businesses and Essential for small forwarders, all designed to help firms accelerate their digital adoption and future-proof their business.