Partnership gives both companies strategic advantages in omnichannel fulfillment
February 20, 2018
LOS ANGELES, February 20, 2018 /PR Newswire/ — Port Logistics Group, the nation’s leading provider of omnichannel logistics services, today announced that it has closed on Series A funding for Whiplash Merchandising Inc., a Silicon Valley-based
The investment strengthens Port Logistics Group’s position as a direct-to-consumer fulfillment provider given Whiplash’s broad
James Marks, Co-founder
The Port Logistics Group-Whiplash partnership brings these advantages:
The investment by Port Logistics Group comes as Whiplash releases the latest version of its OMS and WMS system its warehouse partners use to ship from more than 24 Whiplash locations throughout the United States and Europe. Additional Whiplash investors include 500 Startups and Draper Associates, both seed-stage venture capital firms based in Silicon Valley.
“Consumer expectations for a seamless experience and multiple fulfillment options are growing with technology advancements. Our investment in the Whiplash platform and team is a significant step forward in maintaining our position as the leading omnichannel logistics provider,” Morello concluded.
Rich Reba | Director of Marketing | Whiplash | Rich.Reba@whiplash.com | 201-345-9075 x2601
Port Logistics Group (PLG), one of the nation’s leading providers of omnichannel logistics services, announced its acquisition of Whiplash Merchandising, Inc in April of 2019. Now a PLG company, Whiplash Merchandising Inc. is an ecommerce technology company providing best-in-class integration, order management system (OMS) and warehouse management system (WMS) capabilities to emerging brands. Whiplash enables the digital, omnichannel supply chain with fulfillment technology that transforms complex retail requirements into fail-safe instructions for warehouse employees worldwide. For more information, visit: whiplash.com.