Associated Wholesale Grocers uses Orbcomm reefer monitoring

Rochelle Park, New Jersey, USA: Associated Wholesale Grocers is monitoring its refrigerated and dry trailer fleet with with Orbcomm hardware and cloud-based analytics platform.

Associated Wholesale Grocers is the largest cooperative food wholesaler to independently owned supermarkets in the US.

It is using Orbcomm’s telematics to provide data to improve communication to its members and improve customer service.

Associated Wholesale Grocers uses Fleet Manager, Orbcomms web platform, to receive reports and analytics for its entire mixed fleet.
“With mapping, reports, alerts and exception management, FleetManager provides all the data that is needed to improve asset utilization, enhance security and support maintenance programs and regulatory compliance,” Orbcomm says.

“FleetManager can be configured to display specific workspaces with individual workspaces for dispatchers, fleet managers or the safety and compliance team. Its powerful features include individualized customization, advanced data mining, configurable reporting, intelligent search options, multi-user management and advanced mapping for enhanced fleet visibility.”

Marc Eisenberg, chief executive Orbcomm says: “By unlocking valuable data for every user in their organization, Orbcomm is helping AWG gain real-time visibility and control of their transport assets as they move across the supply chain, which translates into long-term ROI.”

Associated Wholesale Grocers expects to complete deployment of Orbcomm’s fleet management solution by the end of 2018.

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