FM Logistic strengthens cooperation with startups through partnership with Plug and PlayCzech Republic
FM Logistic, a third-party logistics (3PL) service
provider, today announced its partnership with global innovation platform Plug and Play at
the official launch event of Plug and Play’s new office in Hamburg, Germany.
This partnership will give FM Logistic the opportunity to work with supply chain startups in
Plug and Play’s global network and help these startups test their ideas or solutions in real life
settings. Areas of cooperation will cover solutions to improve e-commerce and omnichannel
"We are very excited to have FM Logistic on board as our newest partner," explains Mike Zayonc, Founder of Plug and Play Supply Chain & Logistics. "Having partners like FM Logistic, ExxonMobil, L’Oréal, DHL, Prologis, Ericsson, Shell, Tchibo, and BASF working together to collaborate with the most advanced technologies is a perfect venue to digitally transform the global supply chain & logistics market.”
Together with its logistics real estate sister company NG Concept, FM Logistic aims to expand its cooperation with supply chain startups as part of a shared open innovation strategy.
“FM Logistic aims to expand its cooperation with startups to develop new logistics offerings and ease the transition to green logistics,” says Xavier Prévost, group business solutions and information systems director FM Logistic. “In recent years, we have worked with a variety of startups, testing technologies and devices ranging from exoskeletons and drones to AI and warehouse automation tools. We embrace innovation that enhances service quality and efficiency, while making employees’ work easier.”
Plug and Play Supply Chain & Logistics is a global program that is working with over 40 major industry leaders including Walmart, L’Oréal, DHL, Shell, ExxonMobil, Ericsson, Panalpina, BASF, Prologis, and Tchibo. They are currently running their fifth program in Silicon Valley and have accelerated 103 startups to date. Through this platform, FM Logistic will have the chance to pilot and invest in new startup technologies and discover different innovations and emerging trends across a variety of international markets.
Startups and corporations interested in learning more, please visit: https://www.plugandplaytechcenter.com/supply-chain/