How visibility in a TMS reduces costs

How visibility in a TMS reduces costs Don’t know all the ways Many people assume a TMS will save shipping costs but don’t know all the ways a TMS helps you manage your freight and where all this cost savings will come from. Most large shippers will tell you their TMS delivers approximately an 8% cost savings. How can that be? Most people ask. Hint it’s not all in the…

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Software for Shipping

Software for Shipping If you are looking for software for shipping take a look at innovative shipping software from ShippersEdge. ShippersEdge has been on the market as a hosted logistics software since 2002. Always in development, ShippersEdge takes the drudgery out of procuring your low-cost provider and alerts you to pending problems in your shipping both inbound and outbound. ShippersEdge is expandable to fully integrated transportation management system or can…

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Stand-Alone TMS for Shippers

Stand-Alone TMS for Shippers Our Professional Edition ShippersEdge has a stand-alone TMS for shippers. It’s called our Professional Edition and it has remarkable capabilities not found in competing products. What can ShippersEdge do that competing product will not do? Here is a partial list: Ability to upload rate tables for carriers that do not do API rate exchange Use it to receive freight bills electronically or upload invoices and documents…

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Advantages of insourcing logistics management

The advantages of insourcing logistics management It used to be that outsourcing was in vogue and always the first choice among the learned business school elite. The trend is reversing as logistics management software has evolved and become highly affordable by mid-sized businesses. By using advanced and capable software more and more companies are insourcing logistics management and saving the markup of third party logistics providers. While it’s true 3PLs…

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Why Transportation Management Software is so Important

Essential to cut workload and drive down spend Why transportation management software is so important. In today’s rapid fire work environment, a TMS, often referred to as a Transportation Management System or Transportation Management Software, is essential to cut workload and drive down the transportation spend. A good TMS will give visibility on the freight rates and transit times of all of your providers allowing you to select the provider…

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Why Mid-Range TMS Software has the Best ROI

Mid-Range TMS Software has the Best ROI Why does mid-range TMS software present the best value? Mid-range TMS software offers 90% of the functionality of large legacy transportation management systems at a fraction of the price. Compared to for instance Mercury Gate, ShippersEdge a mid-range and highly capable TMS is priced at about 20% of the monthly price and setup fees a startlingly low, even for integrated applications. Functionality is…

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Mid-Range TMS Software

Mid-Range TMS Software for Sophisticated Shippers When starter shipping software is not enough turn to ShippersEdge Mid-range TMS Software as your solution. Somewhere between bargain shipping software and overkill six-figure transportation management systems is ShippersEdge affordable and capable easy to use logistics software. Getting a high dollar system approved and then installed is a nightmare for many logistics departments. Then there’s training and retraining assuming some turnover. Complicated screens, poor reporting…

Consolidations from Logistics Management Software

Visual Consolidations from Logistics Management Software ShippersEdge logistics management software does consolidations and allows you to drag and drop re-sequence deliveries or pickups to suit you or your customer’s needs. Our consolidation feature lets you quickly group shipments and warns you when you’re nearing capacity or have exceeded the capacity of the vehicle. Proper Shipping Documents Now ShippersEdge will provide a parent or master bill of lading and individual bills…

Find the Lowest Freight Cost

Simple Way to Find the Lowest Freight Cost Logging in to multiple carrier websites is not easy. There is another way to find the lowest freight cost, use ShippersEdge TMS. ShippersEdge will log into all of your carrier’s websites automatically to find the lowest freight cost and display them all of your carrier’s rates on one page allowing you to make comparisons. The technology generally used is an API connection,…

The Keys to an Unstoppable Drive

The Keys to an Unstoppable Drive “Sometime back in the mid 80’s I was invited to attend a sales seminar hosted by Don Beveridge and I was fortunate in that I got the chance to sit in on the seminar and I found it to be a memorable experience. He was motivated and his sales motivational points were strong. The ideas he shared with the audience, with a little bit…