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…

More Flexible Transportation Management TMS Software

More Flexible Transportation Management Software Here at Shippers Edge we have built more flexible transportation management TMS software to handle the needs of sophisticated shippers with diverse needs. What do you need that is not offered by out of the box shipping software? Tracking of truckloads shipped with small carriers that do not have the connectivity of the bigger carriers? We have it. That is only the beginning. Yard management…

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Shippers use software to replace 3PLs

Shippers use software to replace 3PLs and saving big Shippers increasingly use software to replace 3PLs with logistics software and saving the markup. One client with locations in Canada and the United States saved 13% by insourcing their logistics management and using our TMS to route their freight and provide reporting. This customer’s freight spend was in the high 8 figures. Another smaller company that makes specialized packaging materials with a…

TMS adoption among small- to mid-sized companies

Higher TMS adoption among small- to mid-sized companies Historically, TMS adoption rates for smaller shippers has hovered in the 10% range, according to industry insiders while about 25% of medium-sized firms and 50% of large organizations used the application to manage their freight activities. These adoption rates are now rising thanks to the fact that most TMS is now available in the Cloud and on a subscription-based model. “Recently, we’ve seen about 15% growth…

Seven things ShippersEdge does that Kuebix does not

Compare Kuebix to ShippersEdge Seven things ShippersEdge does that Kuebix does not: Tracking Link for Customers Yes No Ability to use table rates Yes No Freight Consolidation Yes No Alerting on transit problems Yes No Tracking for carriers without EDI Yes No Freight Accrual Report Yes No Manage/Store Documents Yes No ShippersEdge is a more mature product than Kuebix. We’ve had a web based Saas Logistics Management System since 2002. We…

TMS with tracking links for customers

ShippersEdge TMS is the first affordable TMS with tracking links for customers. ShippersEdge is electronically receiving tracking information from transportation companies with server capability to do so. ShippersEdge can also provide a solution when you are using technologically unsophisticated transportation providers through either a cell phone tracking system or plain old email requests to your truckers and brokers. This tracking can be presented to your customers through an email or through…

Tracking Information to my Customers

ShippersEdge has two ways of providing tracking information to my customers Integrated tracking information with your Website. ShippersEdge can provide information to your web pages that will populate a secure tracking page so customers know where their shipments are. Similar to what you see on Amazon under “your orders”. If you want your clients to do self-serve tracking, this is but one way we can assist you. ShippersEdge knows how much…

Easy Adoption of a TMS

Fast and Easy Adoption of a TMS Adoption of a TMS is daunting for some and can require hours of hard to retain training. Some legacy TMS software is also very cumbersome to use. For most users, the user interface is overkill and complex because it was designed to cover all aspects of the program when all the user wanted was a simple interface for the task at hand. At…

21 Features of TMS Software by

21  23 Features of TMS Software by ShippersEdge Rating Engine for LTL Carriers via API Carrier EDI EDI connectivity for international shipping Store and us rate tables for truckload Nonstandard rate calculations Compute pallet and footage rates Extract rates from rate tables Gather and store spot market rate quotes Manage and store shipping documents and freight invoices Easy Freight bill audit capability Freight accrual report Electronic and email tracking capability…

Logistics Software to Manage Spot Market Bids

Manage Spot Market Bids ShippersEdge a highly developed Transportation Management System, has an organized way of tracking shipment freight rate quotes on spot market shipments. Traditionally most spot market bids were obtained on the telephone and then morphed to email in the past decade. Now there is a system to organize and record spot market bids into a shipment or bid record and ShippersEdge has it. Quit using Excel, email…