Freight Management Inc. (FMI), a third-party logistics service provider (3PL) owned by a certified third party and managed by a family of veterans, has recently become a member of the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA). The various applications of blockchain technology are as exciting as they are burdensome of the need to normalize. As in the case of the proprietary transport management platform (TMS) of FMI, My Freight Manager®, those existing in the technology space are intelligent to incorporate best practices in the formation of blockchain-enabled services.
Recognizing the immeasurable potential to advance operational effectiveness within the supply chain, IMF is now part of this reality – taking care of the future at the forefront. Bob Mayo, the company's Chief Operating Officer, said: "IMF is excited about the unprecedented opportunities in the BiTA community, helping to shape the story and take action in advance from tomorrow's standards – today."
Chris Burruss, president of the BiTA, said: "Merci Management Inc. is the last member of BiTA and we are proud to have the company in BiTA and we are looking forward to contributing to the BiTA community. With the interest in the rapidly growing blockchain technology, there is a growing number of blockchain-related logistics and freight transport projects around the world The Alliance was founded by experienced experts in technology and transportation / logistics to build common standards and promote blockchain blockchain education. "
About Freight Management Inc.
Freight Management, Inc. is a provider of logistical services with over 40 years in the transport sector that seeks to be a single source solution for the transportation needs of its customers. Whether a company is trying to ship a single pallet or contracting its entire transport network, IMF has the logistics experience to deliver results. Headquartered in Glendale Heights, Illinois, FMI is a family-owned company comprised of the most refined and qualified transport professionals – the industry leader whose goal is to exceed customer expectations in terms of quality, delivery and costs through the continuous improvement of technology and interaction with the customer.  About BiTA
Founded in August 2017, BiTA has become the largest blockchain trading alliance in the world, with over 450 members collectively generating over $ 1 trillion in revenue each year. BiTA is developing standards and training in blockchain technologies for the freight, transport and logistics industries. Within BiTA, members participate, discuss, create and adopt industry standards that will form the basis for the development of blockchain applications. The Alliance also offers educational opportunities through webinars and other means to keep the industry engaged and informed about the use cases of blockchain and technological changes. The BiTA has offices in Chattanooga, Tennessee and Singapore. For more information, visit BiTA at www.bita.studio.