If you think days and weeks of transportation management system software training is just a painful reality, just part of implementing a new TMS, then take that idea… Ball it up tightly. And toss it out the window. The entire point of a transportation management system (TMS) is to make your life easier — to simplify tasks for your entire organization. To make you a lean, mean, shipping machine. And
When it comes to freight software features, your transportation management system (TMS) should have a small core of key features — and these features can make the difference between successfully implementing a new TMS… And failing utterly. We already discussed 5 key features to keep an eye out for when researching transportation management systems for your business, which you can read here, but we wanted to expand on the topic.
Whether you’re a new transportation brokerage or you’ve been around a while, there’s one thing you need to effectively (and efficiently) run your business. That’s a transportation management system. WHEN IS IT WORTH INVESTING MORE THAN THE BARE MINIMUM INTO YOUR TMS? You can’t run a transportation business of any kind without some sort of transportation management system. You need a system from the very first day your business starts.
You know you need software to help you manage your business. These days, transporting freight anywhere requires more than just a paper trail – it needs to be digital, and it needs to provide a wealth of information both for your clients, and for your business to run smoothly. Often, this is the primary focus for any transportation management software. You need to provide documents and data to clients, and
What are API’s and why should you care? In this article, I will explain what API’s are and why they’re relevant to your business. API stands for Application Programming Interface. Every computer program or website on the market is good at solving a particular problem. For example, Yelp is a comprehensive application that gives food recommendations based on your location. Uber solves the problem of finding cheap/reliable transportation based on
TO FURTHER ENHANCE YOUR USER EXPERIENCE, USE XML TO RETRIEVE A SIGNED POD BrokerWare Transportation Management System (TMS) will now retrieve the signed Proof of Delivery (POD) from common carriers’ websites into BrokerWare. This information is then available both to Freight Broker employees using BrokerWare and also can be accessed through the client portal. A couple of Receiving Tips to pass along to your brokerage clients: Make sure the carrier
System Update Notes | September 18th, 2015 New Releases XML Service Lane Rating You now have the ability to mark up rates based off State to State or Zip to Zip criteria. This gives you the ability to change the markup of your rates based off specific areas within your tariff. Enhanced Report Builder There is an all new user friendly report builder now available within the system. Please reach