Cloudleaf | August 11, 2021
As the Cloudleaf solution ecosystem continues to grow, Cloudleaf, Inc. and EyeSeal are pleased to announce their strategic partnership. Cloudleaf provides a SaaS digital intelligence platform that leverages IoT and digital twin technologies to bring enhanced solutions that deliver end-to-end supply chain visibility across the globe.
EyeSeal provides devices that enable full visibility and protection for container shipping assets. They make it possible to continuously capture data directly from cargo assets. This level of certainty makes it possible for EyeSeal to provide its customers with the most competitive integrated insurance, intervention and recovery services.
Together Cloudleaf and EyeSeal are providing organizations with the ability to capture data directly from cargo assets on the move. Cloudleaf’s ‘single source-of-truth’ intelligence platform captures EyeSeal’s tamper-proof device data to provide customers with real-time alerts and information. In addition to this immediate visibility, the Cloudleaf platform also connects this information to other critical supply chain systems. Managing custom workflows and business rules, this level of clarity ensures shipments are moving through the supply chain in a secure and timely manner.
"With EyeSeal, we created a solution to a problem we suffered first-hand. Our mission is to eliminate uncertainty from cargo transportation. Our devices keep a watchful eye on your cargo from the moment it is loaded all the way to its final delivery,” says EyeSeal’s CEO, Enrique Acosta. “To use a metaphor, EyeSeal is very much like a 'flight recorder' for shipping containers. This level of visibility makes it possible for our customers to benefit from assured insurance coverage and swift recovery services in the event of shipping incidents.”
“Supply chain disruption due to the pandemic and resource limitations in the supply chain sometimes start with something as simple as the shipment container. It’s location, safety, and traceability in periods of heightened disruption become critical, especially in cases of insurance,” says Cloudleaf’s Head of Partnerships, Ken Carpenter. “In the journey to achieve end-to-end supply chain transformation and automation, the blend of Cloudleaf, EyeSeal, and our growing digital ecosystem effectively and cost-efficiently use IoT as a means to further those goals.”
Cloudleaf powers next-generation digital supply chains with insights from ground truth and real-time decision-making. Our SaaS platform leverages hyper-scale cloud, digital twin, AI/ML, and IoT technologies to deliver continuous visibility and intelligence. We enable business leaders to make the right decisions in real-time to increase revenues, avoid disruptions, deliver better business outcomes, improve customer satisfaction and increase sustainability.
EyeSeal's mission is to eliminate uncertainty from cargo transportation. EyeSeal's tamper-proof devices are installed inside shipping containers to keep a watchful eye on your cargo from the moment it is loaded all the way to its final delivery. The ability to capture data directly from cargo assets on the move makes it possible for EyeSeal to provide its customers with the most competitive integrated insurance, intervention and recovery services
GEP | October 21, 2021
GEP®, a leading provider of procurement and supply chain strategy, software and managed services to Fortune 500 and Global 2000 enterprises worldwide, announced today that AXA GULF -- one of the largest international insurance players in the GCC -- has selected GEP SMART™, the industry's leading procurement software platform, following a competitive selection process. GEP SMART™ will enable AXA GULF to manage its sourcing, contracting and supplier management.
Headquartered in Bahrain, AXA Gulf is a multilined one-stop shop insurer with a range of products and services tailored to each customer, covering property & casualty insurance and life & health insurance. AXA Gulf will use GEP SOFTWARE™ to transform procurement and manage its entire source-to-contract (S2C) process for direct and indirect spend. This includes a full range of functions encompassing sourcing and contract management.
GEP SMART is a unified, cloud-native source-to-pay platform, built on a data-centric foundation with AI at its core and user-first design. GEP SMART enables Fortune 500 and Global 2000 clients to drive optimum efficiency, agility, visibility and actionable intelligence into all procurement and purchasing functions, while eliminating burdensome infrastructure and support costs to achieve maximum ROI.
About AXA Gulf
AXA Group is a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management. In the Gulf region, AXA has been present for over 70 years, offering a wide range of insurance products and services for corporate, SME and individual customers. AXA in the Gulf is one of the largest international players in the GCC, covering the UAE, Oman, Bahrain and Qatar markets, with a workforce of over 800 employees, 15 branches and retail shops regionwide and over 1 million customers. With a range of products and services tailored to each customer, covering property & casualty insurance and life & health insurance, AXA in the Gulf is a multi-lined one-stop shop insurer. Additionally, AXA is focused on helping the world better face climate risk, whilst also extending protection and risk knowledge to the public, in an effort to contribute to global economic development and become a trusted partner for customers in the region. Recognized as a leading insurance brand, AXA has been winning several awards for its quality of services and products. For more information visit www.axa.ae and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.
About GEP SOFTWARE
GEP SOFTWARE™ provides award-winning digital procurement and supply chain platforms that help global enterprises become more agile, resilient, competitive and profitable.
With beautifully rendered interfaces and flexible workflows, GEP® provides users fresh, intuitive digital workspaces that yield extraordinary levels of user adoption and meaningful gains in team and personal productivity.
GEP products capitalize on machine learning and cognitive computing, advanced data and semantic technologies, IoT, mobile and cloud technologies, and are designed to incorporate continual innovations in technology.
GEP's software integrates quickly and easily with third-party and legacy systems, such as SAP, Oracle and all other major ERP and F&A software. And with superb support and service, GEP is an industry leader in customer satisfaction and loyalty.
A leader in multiple Gartner Magic Quadrants, GEP's cloud-native software and digital business platforms consistently win awards and recognition from industry analysts, research firms and media outlets, including Gartner, Forrester, IDC, Procurement Leaders and Spend Matters.
Cryoport | August 28, 2021
Cryoport, Inc., a leading global provider of innovative temperature-controlled supply chain solutions to the life sciences including clinical research, pharmaceutical and cell and gene therapy markets, and Mitsubishi Logistics Corporation ("MLC"), Japan's leading pharma logistics company, today announced a multi-year strategic business alliance to create an integrated regenerative medicine supply chain partnership in Japan.
Cryoport and MLC will partner to create synergistic value by leveraging each other's global logistics networks. The partnership will provide integrated, end-to-end distribution solutions for specialty cell and gene therapies that demand stringent temperature control, track and trace systems and global distribution. MLC has chosen to adopt Cryoport's unique and proprietary temperature-controlled and traceability solutions to meet the increasing demand for cell and gene therapy supply chain solutions and to strengthen its logistics capabilities.
Mr. Masao Fujikura, President of MLC said, "This strategic alliance will strengthen our ultra-low temperature-logistics services for our valued customers both domestically and internationally, utilizing Cryoport's proprietary technologies for cell and gene materials."
Jerrell Shelton, CEO of Cryoport, said, "This strategic alliance furthers our expansion strategy in the Asia-Pacific ("APAC") region. MLC and Cryoport will encourage the use of each other's network, infrastructure, knowledge and resources to enhance each other's operational performance and to generate value for customers in Japan and overseas to meet demand from the increasing number of cell and gene therapies currently in development and expected to launch in coming years. Combining both companies' strengths is expected to realize reliable and seamless distribution services for biopharmaceutical and pharmaceutical companies in Japan and the APAC region."
As of June 30, 2021, Cryoport supported 561 clinical trials in regenerative medicine globally, 29 of which are in the APAC region. In addition, a number of therapies supported by Cryoport have recently been approved in the APAC region, including Novartis' commercial therapy KYMRIAH®, which is approved in Japan, Singapore and Australia and Bristol Myers Squibb's commercial therapy BREYANZI®, which was approved in Japan. Cryoport is continuing to build out its position to support the growing number of commercial therapies in anticipation of the next wave of expected commercial approvals in the APAC region.
About Cryoport, Inc.
Cryoport, Inc. is redefining temperature-controlled supply chain support for the life sciences industry by continually broadening its platform of solutions and services, serving the Biopharma, Reproductive Medicine, and Animal Health markets. Through its family of companies, Cryoport Systems, MVE Biological Solutions, CRYOPDP and CRYOGENE, Cryoport provides strategic solutions that support the growing needs of these markets. Cryoport's mission is to support life and health on earth through its advanced technologies, global supply chain network and dedicated scientists, technicians and supporting teams of professionals. Cryoport serves clients in life sciences research, clinical trials, and product commercialization.