San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 18, 2009
Salesforce.com Dreamforce Conference – November 18, 2009 – ZenKraft today announced the availability of ZenKraft Shipmate - FedEx for Salesforce CRM on the AppExchange. ZenKraft Shipmate instantly adds seamless FedEx Shipping integration within Salesforce CRM. ZenKraft Shipmate is built natively on the Force.com platform, meaning it runs on the same trusted, reliable and secure platform running salesforce.com’s powerful applications. In addition, it leverages the familiar look and feel of Salesforce CRM, so customers will be productive from day one.
ZenKraft Shipmate allows customers to ship any mail or package to any Salesforce CRM Lead, Contact, Account or Opportunity through FedEx. It also allows customers to calculate FedEx rate estimates, generate FedEx shipping and return labels, track FedEx shipments and much more. Built entirely on the Force.com platform, ZenKraft Shipmate is now available for a free 14-day trial on the AppExchange. Visit http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange/.
The announcement was made today at Dreamforce 2009, salesforce.com’s user and developer conference. ZenKraft also placed as a finalist in the Force.com Forty Innovation Showcase.
“Customers look to salesforce.com partners like ZenKraft to help realize shipping success,” said Kendall Collins, chief marketing officer, salesforce.com. “With solutions such as what ZenKraft demonstrated during Force.com Forty, companies will have access to innovative enterprise applications that help them simplify shipping all within Salesforce CRM. It’s this unique value that becomes apparent during the Force.com Forty competition.”
"This has been a true asset to our operations team and has made our lives a lot simpler in regards to shipping. You don’t need to have intimate knowledge of the FedEx system," said Minh Pham of TargetCast Networks. Minh added, "This has to be the favorite feature for our support team. They can open up the particular account and confirm if a shipment has been shipped/delivered with a few easy clicks."
"Salesforce CRM helps you sell, FedEx helps you ship. We saw an opportunity to bridge the gap and create a seamless solution that every business would need. The Force.com platform let us build the perfect marriage between the two without having to host our own servers," says Zeel Jadia, founder of ZenKraft.