The Friday Five: Welcome to perpetual peak season—better buckle up!
The past 18 months have illustrated that ocean freight will continue to be unpredictable, but there is hope. More on emerging priorities for shippers and LSPs, supply chain diversity, Uber Freight's surprise acquisition, and more in this week’s Friday Five!
July 23, 2021

Slync Blog

Major forwarder buy-in helps Slync.io land $11 million funding

Major forwarder buy-in helps Slync.io land $11 million funding

Amid a tightening venture capital environment, Slync.io secured an $11 million Series A funding round this week, driven in part by major forwarders finding different ways to leverage the software startup’s ability to automate parts of their networks.
April 28, 2020
Two Slync.io Executives Named 2020 Pros to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Two Slync.io Executives Named 2020 Pros to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Slync.io announced today that two executives have been named “Supply Chain Pros to Know” by Supply and Demand Chain Executive (SDCE) magazine.
April 15, 2020
Slync.io Raises $11 Million Series A Funding Round Amid COVID-19 Chaos

Slync.io Raises $11 Million Series A Funding Round Amid COVID-19 Chaos

Slync.io, the first purpose-built operating system for global logistics, announced today that it has secured an $11 million series A funding round. The new funds will support hiring and growth as the company continues to expand its user base across six continents.
March 31, 2020
Slync CEO joins SAP.iO leadership to discuss corporate innovation, startup engagement in Tokyo

Slync CEO joins SAP.iO leadership to discuss corporate innovation, startup engagement in Tokyo

Slync CEO Chris Kirchner was in Tokyo this week to meet press, speak with startups and participate in customer discussions at the SAP.iO Foundry—Tokyo ecosystem engagement event. SAP.iO is the strategic business unit of SAP investing in and accelerating early-stage startup innovation helping SAP customers realize new, highly incremental value from their investments SAP products. In addition to participating with SAP.iO, Kirchner traveled to Japan to connect with SAP customers there and learn about the challenges facing Japanese businesses that Slync’s platform can address.
December 14, 2018