Freight Optimizer IT
We believe that technology can truly revolutionize how goods are shipped, and we’re committed to building on the cutting-edge systems that already serve our customers.
For freight brokerage, our proprietary Freight Optimizer system provides data-rich capacity management and customer service through:
- Robust algorithms, pricing tools and market analytics that harness data and identify the most efficient transportation purchase for each load.
- A comprehensive carrier rating engine and detailed scorecard to identify the most reliable carriers.
- Truck capacity information channeled from multiple sources, weighted by cost and performance to speed procurement.
- Dynamic load optimization for transactional shipments to determine the best fit of truckload, LTL or intermodal.
- Robust track and trace technology that informs customer communications while freight is in transit.
- The application of customer-specific business rules to manage carrier assignment, routing and execution for large accounts.
- Expert integration of ERP systems, warehouse management systems and supply chain management systems via EDI or web.
- Secure, online customer portal capabilities for self-service booking and tracking, with visibility into carrier pricing.