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PIE the holding company operates four divisions: PIE Publishing (The PIE Guide), PIE which creates Online Mapping products (PIE Gateway) including bespoke Online Mapping solution (PIE Bespoke) and for users wanting data for Sat Navs, Mobiles and 3rd party sites (PIE Data Exchange).
Publishing - PIE Guides
Our publishing arm focuses on delivering quality printed maps to end users that are customised for specific driving communities and their unique needs. This team is a focused unit who work closely with end users to understand what is essential for their day to day journey planning.
The publishing side provide the e-commerce service. We promote and sell our guides directly and work with thousands of affiliate organisations all benefitting from the sale and distribution of our customised guides to their members. PIE operates its own fulfillment centre and customer services team, ensuring customers speak to people who know what is going on.
PIE Guides can be purchased from any online book shop and at all the major bookstores.
Titles currently available:
- The London Bike Guide Third Edition
- London Blue Badge Guide
- Concise Blue Badge Drivers Atlas
- London Lorry Guide
- The Transport Managers Wall Map
- London Van Guide
- The Essential Riders Guide to the South West
Our online free to use mapping portals which support our publications with the latest updates include the following:
Online Mapping Products - PIE Gateway
PIE has a strong technical and creative capability, delivering useful content onto maps. PIE suite of Gateway products are ready to go ‘out of the box’ approach yet customisable to your data, your needs and ensuring the service delivers your objectives. PIE is an excellent technology based business who works well with Local Authorities to deliver quality performing websites that are used and valued by end users.
PIE is GIS competent and GIS web representation creditable business with a strong eye on creditable design architectures that provide our customers with leading edge and easy to evolve services. Our Gateway range of products include:
Freight Gateway is a portal solution for Local Authorities to address all light commercial goods vehicles as well as HGV navigation, routing and last mile information for any deliveries, aimed at reducing congestion and pollution.
Smarter Travel Gateway
Smarter Travel Gateway is a town centre mapping portal covering all local transport modes (bus, tram, trains) as well as cycling, walking, mobility scooters, car etc. Includes all the local authority amenities and the entire on street parking options including blue badge parking, accessible toilets etc.
Customised Online Mapping projects - PIE Bespoke
Our bespoke mapping applications includes the online mapping service to the Government (Directgov); UK wide specifically for geospatial disability content and LOCOG Games Family Journey Planner (London 2012 Games).
(Our interactive mapping engine and solution offers full language translation capabilities and well as being one of the first solutions heavily tested for accessibility and text readability. We can create any type of maps and manage the representation of any form of content overlay.
Data - PIE Data Exchange
With the growing need for geo spatial data and the many applications to deliver maps to end users, PIE works with many partners to condition and groom our data that is then licensed for these many applications.