Railinc Named a Top 100 Logistics IT Provider

CARY, N.C. -- Railinc recently was named among the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers for 2015 by Inbound Logistics magazine. It is the fourth time in the last five years the publication has recognized the company for this annual award. Railinc provides data, information technology and information services that improve the safety, productivity and efficiency of the North American freight rail industry.

"We're honored to be recognized by Inbound Logistics again," said Allen West, president and CEO. "It's a testament the excellent work of our employees, our ability to consistently deliver high-quality technology solutions for the industry and our positive, productive relationships with our customers."

Railinc's recent technology initiatives have focused on improving the life and health of rail equipment by collecting and giving visibility into detailed railcar information. Other work has focused on improving the operations at the Chicago Terminal and the efficiency of processes related to car hire.

Many of Railinc's products support critical operations throughout the freight rail industry. For example, the RailSight™ suite of applications delivers valuable tracking and tracing data, and Railinc's Umler® system is the industry's official source for data on equipment used in rail service in North America.

"Railinc continues to provide the technology solutions Inbound Logistics readers need to achieve the visibility and control that drives successful supply chains," said Felicia Stratton, editor of Inbound Logistics. "As shippers, carriers, and 3PLs increase their use of logistics IT, Railinc continues to be flexible and responsive, anticipating customers’ evolving needs. Railinc deserves recognition for providing the innovative solutions empowering logistics and supply chain excellence in 2015."

Each year, Inbound Logistics editors recognize 100 logistics IT companies that support and enable logistics excellence. Drawn from a pool of more than 300 companies, using questionnaires, personal interviews, and other research, Inbound Logistics selects the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers who are leading the way in 2015.

About Railinc
Railinc is the railroad industry’s innovative and reliable resource for rail data, IT and information services. The company deploys data that helps railroads, rail equipment owners and other industry participants manage their businesses more effectively and efficiently. Railinc is the largest single source of real-time, accurate interline rail data for the North American railroad system. Located in Cary, N.C., Railinc is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Association of American Railroads. For more information, please visit www.railinc.com.

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