Logistrics and Ting Join Forces to Bring Unprecedented Savings, Support and Usability to Transportation Companies
Toronto, Canada, February 25, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Software company Logistrics and mobile phone service Ting, a division of Tucows Inc. (NASDAQ: TCX; TSX: TC) today announced an agreement to bundle their offerings for taxi companies, delivery services and other businesses seeking fleet management, mobile dispatch, routing and tracking solutions.
Logistrics offers Android-based applications that help transportation and delivery companies manage their fleets more efficiently and effectively. Ting’s usage-based mobile service plan offers US businesses enormous monthly savings on their data.
“Logistrics has made enterprise-level functionality so much more accessible and affordable,” explained Michael Goldstein, Ting VP of Marketing. “Software that once required thousands of dollars in hardware and weeks of training is now an easy-to-use app on a $100 smartphone.
“It’s been our mission to put clarity and control in the hands of our business customers. Logistrics is a great example of a company in the mobile space that is doing just that.”
“Ting complements us perfectly,” agreed Logistrics President and CEO, Vish Ramakrishnan. “With a long list of affordable supported devices and an ideal plan for businesses, the costs of hardware and data usage no longer need to be a barrier to implementing our solutions.
“More importantly, we know that Ting will hold our customers’ hands through every step of the on-boarding process and beyond.”
Ting brings its Business Valet Service to the partnership, with senior-level phone support helping customers project their monthly service bills, choose, purchase and activate devices, install Logistrics applications and manage the account going forward.
) serves the transportation sector with specific focus on Taxi Dispatch, Crew Management, Fleet, Food Delivery, Field Sales and Distribution Services. Its solutions are used by a number of customers globally. The company provides end-to-end scheduling; routing, optimization & electronic dispatch across multiple platforms including in-vehicle devices as well as Android-based smart phones. Its solutions support complex business logic and operational rules and has served several million GPS, Trips/Orders and other data through its system.
Ting (ting.com) has no contracts, no overage penalties and no hidden fees. Minutes, megabytes and messages are each billed separately and customers only pay for the usage levels they actually hit. Businesses and families can have unlimited devices on one account and share usage for even greater savings. Active devices on an account cost just $6 per month. Ting offers a clear, usable website and smart, accessible people that are empowered to solve problems. Ting’s wireless network services are provided on the Nationwide Sprint Network.
Tucows is a global Internet services company. OpenSRS (opensrs.com) manages over fourteen million domain names and millions of value-added services through a reseller network of over 13,000 web hosts and ISPs. Hover (hover.com) is the easiest way for individuals and small businesses to manage their domain names and email addresses. Ting (ting.com) is a mobile phone service provider dedicated to bringing clarity and control to US mobile phone users. YummyNames (yummynames.com) owns and operates premium domain names that generate revenue through advertising or resale. More information can be found on Tucows’ corporate website (tucows.com).