SGL to integrate AI-supported software into its products

Published: Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Scan Global Logistics (SGL) has partnered with Alpha Augmented Services (AAS) to integrate AI-supported software into its products.

The global logistics provider will use AAS’ AI-supported software solution and integrate it into its product range for both potential and existing customers.

As part of the partnership, SGL said customers will, in the future, can reduce their logistics costs and carbon emissions through AI-enabled loading and packaging optimization.

Massimo Rossetti, chief executive of Alpha Augmented Services, said: “The partnership with Scan Global Logistics is another milestone in the market penetration of our product. We are delighted to be working with such a strong, global and fast-growing partner. We complement each other ideally, as SGL not only covers all transport routes and modes but also the supply chains.

“This is also the approach of our AI-based solution. Together we can enable customers all over the world to further optimize their entire supply chain, which combines ecological and economic advantages in an excellent way.”

Mads Drejer, global chief operating officer and chief commercial officer at SGL, said: “With the Alpha Augmented Services solution, we can further expand our service and product offering to all customers across the globe. This solution can be integrated quickly and smoothly into existing processes and because it is a SaaS model, does not require any material initial investments.

“The economic ROI is significant, and our customers know while carbon emissions are reduced immediately. Cost savings and sustainability go hand in hand as we see it, and loading and packaging optimization is an area that we believe deserves more attention from all parties across the supply chain.”