SkyBitz®, a commercial telematics and a wholly owned subsidiary of Telular Corporation, announces that SMARTLogix, a leading provider of petroleum management, inventory and transportation logistics solutions, is now SkyBitz Petroleum Logistics. SMARTLogix, headquartered in Fort Mill, South Carolina, was acquired by SkyBitz in October of 2015.
“We are excited to add SMARTLogix as the SkyBitz Petroleum Logistics platform. Through the new SkyBitz organization, SMARTLogix’ customers will immediately benefit from the joint resources of Telular, SkyBitz, and SMARTLogix to provide our customers with a much broader set of products and services,” said Henry Popplewell, President, SkyBitz. “The SmarTruck, SmartLynx, and SmarTank applications are ideal additions to SkyBitz’ growing suite of solutions that offer our customers unmatched opportunities to significantly reduce their operating costs.”
SkyBitz Petroleum Logistics offers petroleum distributors a real-time solution for processing orders, managing dispatch functions, digitally capturing delivery information, and real-time truck, driver, and product GPS tracking. Serving the petroleum logistics markets in North America and Canada, SkyBitz Petroleum Logistics customers are distributors of petroleum products (bulk fuels and lubes, used oil and packaged goods) as well as commercial and transportation fuel end users.
“We are thrilled to become part of the SkyBitz business. We share their overall vision of continuous innovation of products and services that can deliver huge operating benefits to our customers. Our combined strengths and technical resources will allow us to accelerate new applications and solutions into the market,” said Rick Martin, founder and former CEO of SMARTLogix and current Senior Vice President, Business Development, Telular.