LBC Express embarks on a massive enterprise-wide digital transformation program with Ramco Systems
Successful HR implementation leads to a repeat order for automating Logistics operations across Asia, USA, Middle East, and Europe
Manila, Philippines/ Chennai, India – November 22, 2017 – Within a short span of signing its first agreement for Ramco HR on Cloud, LBC Express, Inc., Philippines’ leading logistics and remittance brand, has signed a multi-million dollar repeat order with Ramco Systems to unify and automate its logistics and supply chain operations across its 1,300 global branches and 121 warehouses.
LBC Express chose Ramco’s Logistics Suite over global providers for its nimble, streamlined cloud offerings. On top of HR and Payroll functions, Ramco’s mobile-friendly platform includes modules for freight-forwarding, courier planning, rating and billing, as well as end-to-end warehouse, fleet and supply chain management. It comes equipped with chatbots and advanced analytics capabilities to improve company-wide visibility and hub management.
Mike Camahort, CEO, LBC Express, said, “We are pleased to partner with Ramco for the second time following a very successful first year with their cloud HR and payroll solution. Logistics operations is the lifeline of our business. The decision to replace our existing systems with a new-age Logistics suite is aimed at gaining complete visibility of operations to arrest revenue leakage and improve productivity. We are excited to reaffirm our trust on Ramco to enable us take the digital leap in this fast-changing and highly competitive segment.”
Alfie Deato, CIO, LBC Express, said, “With the logistics industry undergoing rapid digitisation and disruption, we are very excited about implementing Ramco Logistics ERP to improve international visibility and tracking. We were impressed by the streamlined, intuitive interface and look forward to leveraging technological innovation like this to power our global growth.”
P R Venketrama Raja, Chairman, Ramco Group, said, “Philippines is a highly promising market and is adopting next-generation enterprise technology at a rapid rate. We are glad to have built such a strong track record with providers like LBC Express and look forward to expanding our presence in the fast-growing Southeast Asian region.”
Virender Aggarwal, CEO, Ramco Systems, said “Asia has seen a steep increase in logistics investments, thanks to eCommerce boom, greater mobile and internet penetration. The changing dynamics of the logistics industry has brought both challenges and opportunities to logistics service providers. To survive and compete in this ‘uber’ economy, traditional Logistics companies need to reinvent themselves. We are glad to be enabling organizations thrive and build their competitive niche by embracing digital technologies.”
Ramco Logistics Software is an integrated cloud-based platform for logistics and courier service providers seeking a high-performance logistics software. Ramco’s integrated end-to-end solution links all stages of a logistics chain and bring all functionalities under a single platform. The solution is flexible, scalable and cognitive, and has attracted numerous customers worldwide.
About LBC Express Corporation:
LBC is the Philippines’ market leader in retail and corporate courier & cargo, money remittance, and logistics services. With a growing network of over 6,400 branches, hubs & warehouses, partners, and agents in over 30 countries, LBC is committed to moving lives, businesses, and communities and delivering smiles around the world. Listed in the Philippine Stock Exchange through LBC Express Holdings, Inc., LBC aims to deliver value to all of its stakeholders, as it has for over 60 years. Founded in 1945 as a brokerage and air cargo agent, LBC pioneered time-sensitive cargo delivery and 24-hour door-to-door delivery in the Philippines. Today, it is the most trusted logistics brand of the Global Filipino. LBC can move it for you: visit www.LBCexpress.com, or call telephone +632 8585 999 (Metro Manila), 1 800 10 8585 999 (Provincial), +632 9086 522 (Solutions) and follow LBC Express (Facebook and Twitter).