LOC Global Launches Free Extranet Service for Cross-Organizational Teams

May 11, 2004


LOC Global has announced an extranet service designed to enable cross-organizational teams to manage their project logistics. For free, the LOC Global service enables cross-organizational teams and small businesses to centralize the management of specific projects. For a fee, the LOC Global service provides centralized access and support for a collection of Best of the Web tools for teams, along with a 110% price-match guarantee, and a 2% annual reward on most purchases.

Using the LOC Global service, users can define product requirements, manage RFPs, evaluate suppliers, collaboratively manage inventory and shipping, and automate the communication of change orders. Features of the LOC Global solution include: Logistics Management (plan loads, ship parcels and freight, track & trace, and collaborate on logistics); Collaboration Tools (document management, Web conferencing, and virtual PBX); Human Resources (Post a Project, Rent a LOC, and IT services); and Online Training (courses, certification, and Sell Your Services)

LOC Global, headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif., maintains a service network with freight forwarding, warehousing and distribution offices in multiple countries. The company Web site puts LOC Global's freight and logistics solution together with a collection of tools for teams.