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6th Consecutive Win for Elemica as Top Logistics IT Provider

Prestigious Inbound Logistics Top 100 Awards Selects Elemica for B2B Network Value

EXTON, PA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/14 -- Elemica, the leading Supply Chain Operating Network provider for the process industries announces being named as a Top IT Logistics Provider by Inbound Logistics for the sixth consecutive year. Elemica was chosen for its robust Supply Chain Operating Network platform providing collaboration and communication across process industry trading partners. Once connected to Elemica's robust B2B network community, buyers, suppliers and logistics service providers are able to efficiently and effectively execute their respective business processes while capturing additional value from the actionable data delivered in the platform. Companies who leverage Elemica's Supply Chain Operating Network profit from network-based business intelligence and analytics for better, smarter and faster decision-making.

"Elemica is pleased to be recognized by Inbound Logistics for the 6th year in a row for our Supply Chain Operating Network delivering end-to-end supply chain visibility and collaboration across trading partners," said Cindi Hane, Vice President of Logistics Product Management at Elemica. "Elemica enables companies to better sense and properly respond to market demand and also make clear decisions that positively impact profitability and customer service. Our customers are always looking for ways to glean intelligence from the actionable information we deliver to stay ahead of shifts in the market."

"When choosing the 2014 Top 100 Logistics IT Providers, Inbound Logistics editors looked at excellence in optimizing internal transport and logistics operations. At a higher, more strategic level, selections were based on how transformative solutions impact outward-facing business activities driving integration across internal, as well as external, business processes. Elemica was selected because its solutions solve specific logistics challenges and improve processes, and create a ripple effect of efficiencies across the entire value chain. Inbound Logistics is proud to honor Elemica for innovative solutions empowering logistics and supply chain excellence in 2014."

Every April, Inbound Logistics editors recognize 100 logistics IT companies that support and enable logistics excellence. Drawn from a pool of more than 300 companies, using questionnaires, personal interviews, and other research, Inbound Logistics selects the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers who are leading the way in 2014. Editors seek to match readers' fast-changing needs to the capabilities of those companies selected. All companies selected reflect leadership by answering Inbound Logistics readers' needs for scalability, simplicity, fast ROI, and ease of implementation. The prestigious list will appear in the April issue of Inbound Logistics magazine at www.inboundlogistics.com.

About Elemica

Elemica's Supply Chain Operating Network is designed to give clients greater control over their global supply chains. Capturing transaction data, across all trading partners, and translating it into actionable information is key to driving value out of the supply chain. By combining powerful SmartLink business process applications with a robust QuickLink Network, Elemica solutions improve operational efficiency, lower costs, and decrease working capital. Founded in 2000, Elemica today processes approximately $250B in annual transactions across more than 6,500 process industry trading partners. Elemica's global operations are headquartered outside Philadelphia and include offices in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Frankfurt, London, Seoul, Singapore, and Tokyo. Clients include BASF, BP, Continental, The Dow Chemical Company, DuPont, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, LANXESS, Michelin, Shell, Solvay, Sumitomo Chemical, and Wacker. For more information, visit www.elemica.com.

About Inbound Logistics

Since its inception in 1981, Inbound Logistics' educational mission is to illustrate the benefits of demand-driven logistics practices, give companies the knowledge to help them match the inbound flow of materials to their demand, and align their business process to support that shift. Inbound Logistics offers real-world examples and decision support to guide businesses to efficiently manage logistics, reduce and speed inventory, and offset rising transport costs, supporting business scalability across their value chain. More information about demand-driven logistics practices is available at www.inboundlogistics.com.

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