Project44 Announces Supply Chain Crisis Tracking to Monitor Impact of Black Swan Events

CHICAGO, February 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — As the global supply chain begins to feel the impact of protests by Freedom Convoy truckers, project44 announces new publicly available version Supply chain crisis monitoring. The tracker will monitor and share the effect of black swan events such as freedom convoy and Ukraine and Russia conflict on supply chains through regular updates on truck delivery performance. As the world’s leading real-time transportation visibility platform, project44 tracks multimodal movements such as truck shipments across United States, Canadaand around the world.

“project44 is uniquely positioned to assess the impact of events such as recent truck protest blockades on supply chains and provide insight into the impact on deliveries,” said Jett McCandless, founder and CEO of project44. “Every day, our platform provides shippers, 3PLs and their customers with information on the progress of their shipments in transit so they can be proactive in taking action to address exceptions to scheduled deliveries. important in a crisis.”

Businesses reliant on cross-border deliveries, such as those in the auto industry, are already reeling from trucker lockdowns at key cross-border points. Over the past 24 hours, the tracker has shown improving trucking conditions in Canada, as law enforcement reopens travel routes. As the impact of blockades ripples through the supply chain, project44 Supply chain crisis monitoring will outline the impact on trucking. The tracker will provide updates on other geopolitical events impacting trucking, such as the emerging situation in Ukraine.

project44’s advanced visibility platform tracks more than 1 billion shipments per year carried by more than 140,000 carriers, all modes, in more than 170 countries. Over 1,000 customers use project44 to monitor real-time shipment status, receive shipment arrival time forecasts, and gain insight into carrier and route performance.

project44 is currently sharing real-time transportation trend information on its Supply Chain Overview Page. Disruption impact reports are available on the Supply chain crisis monitoring.

About project44
project44 is on a mission to make supply chains work. As the connective tissue of the supply chain, project44 operates the world’s most trusted end-to-end visibility platform that tracks over 1 billion shipments per year for over 1,000 of the biggest brands , including top companies in manufacturing, automotive, retail, life sciences, food & beverage, and oil, chemicals & gas. Through project44, shippers and carriers around the world are improving predictability, resilience and sustainability.

The undisputed market leader, project44 was named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant, #1 in FreightWaves FreightTech 2021, Customer’s Choice in the Gartner Peer Insights Voice of the Customer report. project44 is headquartered in Chicago with a diverse team spanning 17 global offices. To learn more, visit www.project44.com.

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