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.
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. Through its growing partner network, Whiplash-backed facilities are strategically located worldwide. Founded in 2009, Whiplash is based in Silicon Valley, California. For more information, visit: www.whiplashfulfillment.com
Rich Reba | Director of Marketing | Whiplash | Rich.Reba@whiplash.com | 201-345-9075 x2601
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Whiplash enables established and emerging retailers to express their brands through exceptional order fulfillment. The company offers omnichannel logistics services including retail distribution, wholesale distribution, and ecommerce fulfillment. With a strategic mix of 6.5 million square feet of warehouse space backed by intelligent technology and automation, Port Logistics Group provides the critical link between international transportation and the last-mile supply chain.
For more information on our end-to-end services, visit: whiplash.com