Zebra Technologies Wins Compass Intelligence Innovation Leadership Award in Transportation & Logistics

Zebra’s SmartPack Trailer solution recognized for improving efficiency and lowering cost

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. —May 24, 2021—Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), an innovator at the front line of business with solutions and partners that deliver a performance edge, today announced that Compass Intelligence recognized its SmartPack Trailer™ solution with an Innovation Leadership Award in Transportation & Logistics. This category includes solutions that demonstrate innovation, leadership, disruption, and excellence in the transportation and logistics space. 

“The transportation sector continues to seek solutions that provide visibility and real-time intelligence throughout the supply chain,” states Stephanie Atkinson, CEO of CompassIntel.com. “Zebra Technologies’ SmartPack Trailer brings together the right equipment and right dashboard to provide efficient trailer insights that improve efficiencies and lower overall costs. We are proud to recognize Zebra’s innovation and leadership with this award.”

SmartPack Trailer transforms operations by capturing data to help maximize load and unload performance and profitability. The solution is part of Zebra’s portfolio of vertically oriented intelligent edge solutions that utilize computer vision hardware and software to improve front-line workflows.

“We are honored that SmartPack Trailer has been recognized with a 2021 Compass Intelligence Innovation Award,” said David Silk, Global Solutions Manager of SmartPack™, Zebra Technologies. “Our SmartPack solution has been empowering transportation and logistics companies to monitor multiple loading and unloading stations from a single dashboard, maximize cargo space to cut fuel consumption, and minimize bottlenecks to speed up work. We are passionate about improving transportation and logistics performance to enhance job satisfaction and safety, and this recognition is another validation of our Enterprise Asset Intelligence vision and the impact it is having on the supply chain.”


About The CompassIntel IoT Innovator Awards

The 9th CompassIntel Spring Awards in mobile, IoT, and emerging technologies is an annual awards program honoring leading companies, products, solutions, and services in the tech sector. Companies are nominated each year at no cost and a voting process is completed by anonymous analysts, editors, journalists, and thought leaders. Along with the three primary award category groups in mobile, IoT, and emerging tech, each year the CompassIntel team will also honor up to 6 additional companies or organizations based on ongoing research, industry events, analyst meetings, and industry observations. Companies share case studies, marketing materials, client examples, and other information alongside an online based nomination system on the compassintel.com website. Criteria for voting is based on innovation, leadership, go-to-market strategy, and overall growth of the company or product/solution.

Learn more: https://www.compassintelligence.com/awards--honors.html


Zebra (NASDAQ: ZBRA) empowers the front line in retail/ecommerce, manufacturing, transportation and logistics, healthcare, public sector and other industries to achieve a performance edge. With more than 10,000 partners across 100 countries, Zebra delivers industry-tailored, end-to-end solutions to enable every asset and worker to be visible, connected and fully optimized. The company’s market-leading solutions elevate the shopping experience, track and manage inventory as well as improve supply chain efficiency and patient care. In 2020, Zebra made Forbes Global 2000 list for the second consecutive year and was listed among Fast Company’s Best Companies for Innovators. For more information, visit www.zebra.com or sign up for news alerts. Participate in Zebra’s Your Edge blog, follow the company on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook, and check out our Story Hub: Zebra Perspectives

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