Client Profile:

Dart Logistics has been recognized as a leader in transportation, catalog fulfillment, e-commerce, cross-dock and distribution operations for the last seventy years. With distribution facilities measuring an aggregate of 4 million square feet in California and Illinois, the leading 3PL/4PL annually ships $5 Billion a year in inventory for world-class clients such as Sears,,, Lands' End, The Great Indoors, Sylvan Learning and many other leading enterprises.

Upp Technology has been providing 24x7 support and upgrade services to Dart Logistics since 1995, when the company first came online with irms|WM Warehouse Management in its Naperville, Illinois location, a warehouse so big it’s said to have its own horizon. When Dart Logistics needed to bring a long time client and major player in retail into the e-commerce marketplace, they called upon Upp Technology enterprise integration services to convert the existing integration paradigm to utilize SonicESB middleware.


To accommodate the new requirements, Upp Technology upgraded the existing irms|WM implementation at Dart Logistics to integrate SonicESB middleware. The new toolset enables enterprise-wide integration with Dart Logistics’ retail powerhouse client and their business partners to create an event-driven, server-oriented architecture that is centrally managed, globally deployable, fundamentally secure, and inherently flexible.

With the new interface, Dart Logistics translates orders from their client’s Host system into existing irms|WM formats, long in