One Network Announces Greyhound Lines as Customer of the RTVN’s™ Parcel Management Solution
DALLAS (Sept. 13, 2012) – One Network Enterprises, provider of the demand-driven Real Time Value Network™ (RTVN™), today announced that Greyhound Lines, Inc., the largest provider of intercity bus travel and provider of Greyhound Package Express in the United States and Canada, has connected to the RTVN and is a subscriber of its Parcel Management service. This now allows Greyhound to better focus on time-efficient movement and coordination of packages.
When fully implemented, Greyhound’s shipping customers will have online visibility of the shipment cycle from order placement, confirming proof of delivery, reporting and online billing, and payment options.
“We are pleased to add Greyhound to the more than 30,000 other companies already connected to the RTVN”, said Greg Brady, One Network’s CEO. “Many of the challenges parcel carriers face today can only be truly solved by a many-to-many network-based platform like the RTVN, which offers full lifecycle management for parcel carriers, optimizing and executing parcel transactions and processing of related tracking events.”
Parcel Management in the RTVN delivers its cloud-based parcel management solution to parcel carriers of all sizes. It enables parcel carriers to provide real-time updates and alerts to all interested parties; automatically, digitally, and globally. It provides multi-enterprise collaboration between shippers and their clients across the entire network of parcel carriers, agents, and affiliates serving the shipper community. Additionally, it offers a complete suite of execution and planning capabilities to manage the most efficient routing and optimization plans for the delivery of the parcels from pick-up to proof of delivery.
About One Network Enterprises
One Network’s RTVN is the world’s only many-to-many, multi-echelon supply chain solution in the cloud. More than 30,000 organizations are already connected to the RTVN for demand driven services that have repeatedly proven to lower inventories and operational costs, improve service, and increase profitability—Kroger, Lockheed Martin, Imperial Logistics, the US Department of Defense, Del Monte Foods, the US Marine Corp, and many others—are becoming demand driven with the RTVN. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, One Network also has offices in Europe and India. For more information, please visit www.onenetwork.com.
Greyhound is the largest North American provider of intercity bus transportation, serving 3,800 destinations across the continent. The company also provides Greyhound Package Express (GPX) and charter services. In 2010, it introduced Greyhound Express, which provides direct service between major cities on new buses equipped with free Wi-Fi, power outlets, comfortable leather seats and extra legroom. Since its inception, Express has rapidly expanded to serve more than 70 markets in North America. For fare and schedule information and to buy tickets, call 1-800-231-2222 or visit the Web site at www.greyhound.com. Follow Greyhound on Twitter for the latest news and travel deals at http://twitter.com/GreyhoundBus and “Like” us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/GreyhoundBus.
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