Provider of logistics technology and services Transplace, announces the strategic acquisition of LeanCor, a company in end-to-end supply chain solutions, training and consulting.
LeanCor’s business is focused on delivering advanced technologies and processes for manufacturing logistics, which ultimately improves material flow and visibility, as well as inventory management, according to Frank McGuigan, chief executive officer of Transplace.
In addition to Lanehub and ScanData, the LeanCor purchase is its third significant acquisition this year. McGuigan said that the goal is to advance the Transplace platform, through both innovation and acquisition.
Headquartered in Florence, Ky., and specializing in lean principles, LeanCor is a strategic supply chain partner that provides managed transportation services, supply chain consulting and corporate training programs to manufacturing-centric shippers. LeanCor’s proprietary consulting and logistics management processes aim to help businesses better serve their customers by eliminating waste, decreasing costs and building cultures of continuous improvement.