Pitney Bowes acquires TMS company, Enroute Systems Corporation

Pitney Bowes Inc., a global technology company, announced the it had acquired Enroute Systems Corporation, a cloud-based, software-as-a-service enterprise retail and fulfilment solutions company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Based in Seattle, US, Enroute has provided cloud-based, software-as-a-service transportation management system solutions to the shipping and logistics industries since 2008.

Lila Snyder, president, Global Ecommerce, Pitney Bowes said of the acquisition, “As companies continue to innovate and improve on the overall retail shopping experience, how they cater to consumers will continue to change. What is critical for both consumers and retailers is a seamless shopping experience across channels with flexible delivery options.” Snyder added, “The expansion of our ecommerce offerings will enable us to help our clients deliver a better consumer shopping experience from sales order to package delivery by connecting a variety of physical and digital processes in the fulfilment management chain.”