Lyon, France, March 21, 2018 - CGI opens a new global center of excellence (COE) in Lyon, France dedicated to helping clients worldwide transform their supply chains and ecosystems through advanced digital technologies.

CGI is a partner to major logistics companies, such as Hamburg Süd and DB Schenker, as well as numerous companies in other industries. We have decades of logistics experience and a large staff of logistics expert with a reputation for on-time, on-budget delivery and consistently high client satisfaction ratings.

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Highlights of our recent work include the following:

Parcel tracking

Helped Posti in Finland become the first in the world to integrate iBeacon technology for indoor parcel tracking, making it easier for customers to pick up and drop off parcels

Mail delivery

Providing support services for PostNord that enable the delivery of 5.9 billion letters, 110 million parcels and 2.5 billion kilograms of goods to 25 million Nordic residents, plus 2 million companies

Business intelligence

Delivered an innovative business intelligence approach with state-of-the-art technologies and CO2 optimized infrastructure in partnership with the Deutsche Bahn Group

Point-of-sale

Implemented point-of-sale (POS) solutions for Itella in Finland, which are used in 500 postal service outlets and by 1,500 users across the country, and through CGI’s process automation, Itella now receives more than 5 million electronic acknowledgements within its service outlet network every year

iCargo

Part of the European Research project, iCargo, looking at innovative logistics solutions to support the sharing of information in an easy, secure and controlled way, enabling the availability of real-time information and emission monitoring for the whole supply chain

Decision support

Built and managing decision support system for the Maeslant and Hartel flood barriers, which are managed by Rijkswaterstaat in the Netherlands

Waterway freight

CGI's River Information Services (RIS) application improves the safety, effectiveness and environmental friendliness of inland waterway transport in Finland through harmonized, interoperable and freely accessible tools and information

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