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Born in 1937 under the name of Trans Canada Air Lines, Air Canada is the results of the fusion of many Canadian airline companies. Serving customers from coast-to-coast and even abroad, the largest Canadian airline has built a strong and efficient supply chain management through the years. Did you know that Air Canada has put in place the first computerized reservation program in the world? The computer system ReserVec was introduced in January of 1963. Already making sure it is using the best technology possible, AC continues its growing supply chain on social media.
C.H. Robinson TMC SaaS Solution Provider: Bridging the Social Media and Supply Chain Management Collaboration
Organization Name: C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. Industry: Transportation/Logistics Web References: www.chrobinson.com/www.mytmc.com Description of how social media is used for business performance: C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. is a one of the more prominent Fortune 500 companies in the world and a global service provider of multi-modal logistics and 3PL (Third-Party Logistics) and 4PL (Fourth-Party Logistics) services, fresh produce sourcing, and information technology services to 35,000 customers through… Read more »
Maersk Sails Ahead: Container Shipping Company’s Successful Approach to Social Media
Image courtesy Maersk Flickr page. Company: Industry: Transportation, container shipping Description: Maersk Line is the global container division of the Danish A.P. Moller – Maersk Group. Founded in 1928, Maersk Line is considered one of the largest container shipping companies in the world. Maersk Line employs approximately 25,000 people, operates over 600 vessels and has ports in almost every country in the… Read more »