CMS Consultants Expands Shipping Rating Capabilities with ConnectShip™

The alliance with ConnectShip gives CMS more direct access to UPS compliance and strengthens its WorldLink enterprise shipping solution.

Springfield, VA (PRWEB) October 20, 2004 -- CMS Consultants, Inc. has added ConnectShip Toolkit to WorldLink, CMS’s middleware shipping management application to provide customers with easy access to UPS shipping rates. The compliance engine is supported in WorldLink version 3.8, released today.

Wil Fekeci, CMS president, said, “By using the ConnectShip Toolkit we’re able to integrate WorldLink to offer UPS shipping tools, such as calculating shipping rates and printing shipping labels, making life easier for our customers. Over time, we’ll also incorporate ConnectShip’s other carriers, especially its Canadian carriers.”

Kevin Cox, ConnectShip Director of Sales stated, “At ConnectShip, we are dedicated to establishing relationships with companies who share our excitement for value-oriented technology and unparalleled customer service. We are convinced CMS fits this profile, and are excited about working together.”

WorldLink, is a middleware enterprise shipping management solution. It manages information between Host and carrier compliance applications, enabling companies to maximize shipping efficiency and enhance customer responsiveness.

WorldLink heightens shipping management flexibility because the solution is highly scalable and easily integrates with numerous carrier-supplied and third-party rating engines, as well as, with leading Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Warehouse Management System (WMS), Materials Requisition Planning (MRP), and accounting applications.

About CMS Consultants, Inc.
CMS Consultants is a logistics management innovator, providing transportation, shipping and logistics solutions to more than 400 customers worldwide. With more than 16 years in the shipping management industry, CMS is a long-time shipping solution reseller and developer noted for industry excellence. The company’s competitive advantage is its focus on the business management aspects of its customers’ shipping solutions, also providing powerful enhancements to heighten a company’s shipping efficiency and customer service capabilities, and readily enabling the ability to analyze the vast collection of shipping data.

CMS satisfied customers number more than 400 customers in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Customers include many Fortune 500 companies.

About ConnectShip Inc.
ConnectShip, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of UPS ®, offers progressive transportation and logistics software solutions including multi-carrier and multi-modal technology that supports most major carriers’ products and services.

For Information Contact:
CMS Consultants, Inc.
Kathy Herrmann
Director of Marketing and Channel Sales
(703) 455-8292, x114
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www.cmsconsultants.com

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