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RIO completes takeover of TMS provider LOOM


  • RIO completes strategic takeover of TMS provider Loom, thereby expanding its services for freight forwarders and carriers
  • Loom's modular and web-based Transport Management System (TMS) manages transportation orders and identifies opportunities for optimization



Closer Cooperation between RIO and ZF


  • RIO and ZF step up cooperation on transparent fleet management
  • Additional flexibility for 300,000 trucks thanks to data networking, particularly for mixed fleets
  • Jan Kaumanns, CEO of RIO: “A prime example of cooperation”

RIO expands its product portfolio for freight forwarders as a result of strategic takeover of TMS provider Loom


  • Contract signed to acquire Loom Technologies GmbH
  • RIO to expand its services for freight forwarders after the closing with the addition of Loom’s Cartright transport management system (TMS) and the Backstrap integration platform
  • Loom’s modular and web-based TMS manages transport requests and has optimization potential

Record number of partners: RIO is open to services that benefit customers


  • Digital brand of the TRATON GROUP with over 50 partnerships
  • Services ensure transparency as well as planning and legal certainty
  • Logistical benefits of improved data exchange between all participants

New partner “found”: LOSTnFOUND on the RIO platform


  • New Marketplace service: Connect from LOSTnFOUND
  • Transparent tracking of vehicles, containers or load carriers –completely without the RIO Box
  • Vehicle data from mixed fleets can be easily integrated on the RIO platform

RIO without the RIO Box: Mixed Fleet Bridge opens up the RIO platform to trucks without hardware


  • Mixed Fleet Bridge uses telematics standard rFMS for essential RIO services
  • Scania Fleet Management Services and Volvo’s Dynafleet are already supported
  • Cost of starting out with RIO is reduced for mixed fleets as hardware retrofitting is not required

On a growth trajectory: RIO presents new products and partners at the International Supply Chain Conference


  • Custom hardware for trailer telematics: RIO 4Trailer
  • New partners: LIS and Soloplan available in the RIO Marketplace
  • Cooperation with Volkswagen Group Logistics: first joint tests

RIO digitalises Volkswagen Group Logistics


  • RIO and Volkswagen Group Logistics are planning a digital solution for the Volkswagen Group’s transport logistics
  • Aim of the cooperation: significant savings amounting to millions of euros
  • RIO enters the world of forwarders: Products to be available on the market in the future

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