Kuala Lumpur, August 2010
Malaysian national car manufacturer Proton has reported a 55.13% increase of profits in Q1 of 2010, on the back of rising vehicle sales and improved profit margins. Proton continued to add that, “Higher sales volume and improved profit margins from better product mix largely accounted for the improved performance” (CNA, 2010).
Konsortium Logistik Berhad, a major logistic provider in Malaysia, is Proton’s sole logistics partner in Malaysia. The 3PL company plays a vital role in enabling Proton’s aggressive business growth in the automobile manufacturing market. Konsortium Logistik Berhard has been partnering with Boon Software to technologically empower their warehouse and distribution operations since 2009.
Boon Software’s Symphony Logistics Suite manages some of the most highly regulated and complex distribution environments in the world. The Symphony Car Inspection System and Yard Management System provides the means to ensure fast, accurate fulfillment through directed, optimized workflow. Most importantly, Boon Software is able to leverage upon its 17 years of experience in implementing logistics solution and market coverage to over 15 countries in the region, to technologically enable 3PLs and other logistic providers such as Konsortium to scale technologically to meet their business needs.