Entries by Tim Taylor

Advanced Shipment Tracking

Advanced Shipment Tracking and Notification ShippersEdge is a flexible, affordable and feature rich TMS SaaS platform designed with ease of use and your customer’s satisfaction in mind. Cases in point: The challenge: A textbook publisher delivers 90% of their textbooks during the summer to disorganized [it is summer break] individual schools. Almost all of these […]

Is an off the shelf TMS right for me?

Transportation management systems (like ShippersEdge TMS) are a common-sense investment for many companies. A fully features and customizable Enterprise Level ShippersEdge TMS is a considerable investment for most shippers and there are now options for entry level systems that can give you the basics on a budget, but are they right for your company. Here […]

ShippersEdge adds International to Its Product Offerings

Now you can manage your international shipping through ShippersEdge. Use our system to create all international documents Communicate with your providers via EDI Store all documents within ShippersEdge Conveniently transmit documents to your trading partners Supplier portal supports International Shipping Provide constituents with easy to find tracking information Alerting of delays or timely arrivals may […]

3PL Logistics Management From ShippersEdge

ShippersEdge has completed our 3PL management version of our award winning TMS.  Features include: Fixed or variable markup Integration with any accounting system Customer Vendor Portal for managing incoming freight Consolidations one customer or many Consolidation cost allocation by business rules or manual override Invoicing (batch or individual)  EDI invoicing or file transfer Settlement Module […]

Carrier Portals

Custom Carrier Portals ShippersEdge has off the shelf and customizable carrier portals. Typically, large volume truckload shippers use a carrier portal to have their carriers update status on the loads and to accept or reject shipment tender requests. Some shippers like to use portals as load boards with fixed pricing or as bid boards. Whether […]

Custom Applications in a TMS

Custom Apps in a Transportation Management System Many TMS platforms do a good job at their basic functional purpose of helping you manage and execute your transportation and provide good analytics to help you improve your game. But what about those things that are transportation related but not actually shipping functions? Examples might be managing […]

A TMS with a Built-in App for Managing Intermediate Bulk Containers

A TMS with a Built-in App for Managing Intermediate Bulk Containers ShippersEdge an award-winning transportation management system is pleased to announce its available app to help you grade and count your returned IBC equipment. You would use ShippersEdge TMS to route and track your intermediate bulk container shipping both inbound and outbound. As the IBC […]