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…

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Built In Freight Bill Auditing

Freight Bill Auditing via ShippersEdge TMS Software How do you know the rate quoted is the rate that is billed? Often times the answer is not easy to find out. It is a tedious and time consuming task until now. The execution when auditing freight charges is the hard part, you either have to check a tariff or consult a spreadsheet or God forbid, search your emails. Some people print out…

Selecting a TMS should not be hard

Why selecting a TMS should not be hard Selecting a TMS should not be hard like it was in the old days. The prices have come way down and the capabilities have increased thanks to modern programming practices and cloud based applications. Integration, once very expensive has come down. What makes selecting a TMS hard is the number of systems on the market and the fear of making a mistake.…

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TMS Software Saves Time

ShippersEdge TMS Software saves time. It is accepted that technology is driving industry to new levels of efficiency. The days of managing shipments, without shipping software are headed for the trash bins of history. Since the Internet now makes access to shared resources available to companies large and small gaining access to a cloud based TMS is inexpensive and easy. ShippersEdge TMS software has many ways to say time, here…

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Shippers should be trying to lock in rates

Shippers should be trying to lock in rates this summer before the impact of ELDs tightens capacity. According to a recent article in Transport Topics, US truckload carriers have too much capacity and as a result are facing a weak pricing environment. Many large fleets have idle capacity waiting for an improvement in the economy. It may be a while. Considering roughly 25% of all trucking is for retail consumers,…

Will Tighten Truckload Capacity

Roadcheck inspection blitz coming in early June will tighten truckload capacity From Overdrive Magazine CVSA’s annual Roadcheck inspection spree is one month away. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual International Roadcheck inspection spree will be held in one month, June 6-8, across North America. CVSA plans the 72-hour event each summer to “conduct compliance, enforcement and educational initiatives.” As previously reported, cargo securement will be the main point of emphasis…

Capable TMS software

ShippersEdge has two versions of our award-winning transportation management system. Our Professional Edition is meant for small business and our Enterprise Edition is for small to mid-sized shippers. Both versions are extremely affordable and capable TMS software that is easy to use and so intuitive training is a breeze. Rate gathering time is reduced exponentially by using ShippersEdge’s powerful rating engine. Simply enter origin, destination and description and rates and…