SOURCE: Harte-Hanks

Harte-Hanks

April 22, 2009 10:34 ET

Harte-Hanks Announces Alliance With FreightCo Logistics for Global Supply Chain Management

Two Leaders Enhance International Supply Chain Practice Offerings With Higher Execution and Service Capabilities

DEERFIELD BEACH, FL--(Marketwire - April 22, 2009) - Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS), a worldwide direct and targeted marketing company, and FreightCo Logistics, a global freight forwarding services provider, today announced a relationship that will expand the range of supply chain management service capabilities of both organizations.

"Harte-Hanks Logistics is a leader in providing direct mail logistics solutions to clients. Our logistics offering incorporates three decades of experience with direct mail to provide supply chain and transportation management solutions to companies moving raw materials or manufactured goods. By aligning with FreightCo Logistics and using its extensive global footprint, Harte-Hanks will be able to extend its portfolio of supply chain management capabilities that support our clients," said Gary Skidmore, president of Harte-Hanks Direct Marketing.

"FreightCo is a smart choice for us and will help expand the services we make available to clients that seek to optimize their global supply chain," said Robert J. Colucci, corporate officer and vice president at Harte-Hanks, Inc. "We chose FreightCo Logistics in part because they provide creative and flexible transportation solutions with a high level of personalized customer service," Colucci added.

"Harte-Hanks is a recognized leader in the supply chain and transportation services space for both marketers and manufacturers, with a strong reputation and long-standing relationships with many of the most recognized retail, manufacturing and distribution companies. Working together, we can integrate our global freight forwarding and technology services into the Harte-Hanks platform, which is great news for the markets," said Jesper H. Dahl, President of FreightCo Logistics. "The Harte-Hanks strategy of extending its customer services solutions into the manufacturing and distribution markets, in particular, creates an opportunity for us together to bring world-class supply chain solutions to the global markets."

About FreightCo Logistics

FreightCo Logistics, based in Seattle, Washington, is a leading provider of flexible technology-driven supply chain solutions worldwide. FreightCo is committed to world-class personalized service around the globe with cutting-edge information technology as its backbone. This privately owned international forwarder's services include: marine and cruise logistics, hospitality, trade shows, aerospace and automotive industries, government and military contracts, warehousing and distribution to name a few. For more information, visit http://www.freightcologistics.com.

About Harte-Hanks, Inc.

Harte-Hanks® is a worldwide, direct and targeted marketing company that provides direct and targeted marketing services and shopper advertising opportunities to local, regional, national and international consumer and business-to-business marketers. Visit the Harte-Hanks Web site at http://www.harte-hanks.com or call (800) 456-9748. Harte-Hanks Logistics capitalizes on the company's three decades of experience managing mail and advertising insert logistics and supply chains for leading companies and extends those capabilities to provide total supply chain solutions to domestic and global enterprises moving raw materials or manufactured goods around the world.

Contact Information

  • Corporate Headquarters
    P.O. Box 269
    San Antonio, TX 78291-0269
    Phone: (210) 829-9000
    Fax: (210) 829-9403
    www.harte-hanks.com

    Media Contact:
    Andrew Hansen
    Harte-Hanks, Inc.
    (215) 944-9712
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