DALLAS, TX and Tel-Aviv, Israel, September 15, 2014 – SC-integrity, Inc. (LoJack SCI) and ContGuard Ltd. today announced a strategic alliance designed to provide their customers comprehensive security and real-time visibility of supply chain assets and cargo on a global basis. LoJack SCI will exclusively offer the ContGuard CMU (Cargo Monitoring Unit) service for the North American market. Working together, LoJack SCI, with its SC iOn Command Center web-based user portal and 24/7 monitoring center specialists, and ContGuard, with its unique container tracking solution, will provide a seamless and multi-layered protection for securing container shipments worldwide, on the road, across the ocean, or at port.
LoJack SCI, a subsidiary of LoJack Corporation (NASDAQ:LOJN), has a long-standing history as the innovator of covert cargo tracking and monitoring for visibility, protection and security. Integrating the ContGuard CMU container tracking service with the SC iOn Command Center will provide shippers, carriers, and 3PL’s the ability to meet stringent standards to ensure compliance and security, as containers ship worldwide through customs.
“LoJack SCI has taken a stance to lead the industry with offering simple to implement protection and visibility to meet best security practices. With the ContGuard alliance, we have taken the next logical step in extending per trip service on a global basis. Whether across the US or across the world, our client’s shipments will not be burdened with the complexity of securing and managing their shipments with an expensive purchased tracking unit program. Our integrated service will meet Tier 3 C-TPAT requirements, enabling our clients to be eligible for FAST lanes (where available), reduced risk scores, and fewer security examinations”, stated Ted Wlazlowski, CEO and President, SC-integrity Inc.
ContGuard’s Global Operations Network provides a well-established, professional team, capable of deploying and retrieving their CMU virtually anywhere in the world. “Our customers rely on ContGuard to manage their container protection process – start to finish. Our technology is solid, and our global partners handle the difficult logistics issues. Now, with our partnership with LoJack SCI, we will expand our visibility and coverage, while strengthening response significantly,” stated David Minsky, ContGuard’s Business Development Director.
The companies plan to take advantage of their respective geographic strengths in the Americas, Europe and Middle East, while enhancing their alliance with future market and solution programs.
About SC-integrity, Inc.
SC-integrity, Inc. provides integrated solutions for supply chain protection that includes shared supply chain intelligence and analytics, covert cargo tracking, monitoring, and recovery services. The LoJack SCI solutions feature proactive alert based security and increased visibility across all modes of transportation with clear chain of custody management utilizing active sensing of the cargo’s environment while in-transit. Visit www.lojacksci.com for more information.
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About ContGuard Ltd.
ContGuard, a privately held security and technology firm, is a global company that delivers real-time information on TEU containers and free cargo traveling across the world. We have developed a unique and technologically advanced way of operating the control system and logistics services, providing clients with a comprehensive end-to-end targeted monitoring solution for their most valuable cargo.
The ContGuard CMU (Cargo Monitoring Unit) installed on maritime containers transmits the information required to track and monitor the cargo’s whereabouts across the globe. This allows us to provide clients with important information that saves on resources and delivers real-time information on the cargo. Visit www.contguard.com for more information.
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