Shipping Software for Small Business

Shipping Software for Small Business

ShippersEdge has a product specifically designed as affordable Shipping Management for small business. Our Professional Edition includes features normally found in sophisticated Transportation Management Systems meant for large shippers yet is attractively priced at only $199.00 per month.

Here are the features in our Professional Edition:

Multi-Carrier rating system to present all of your available carrier freight rates

Bill of lading creation

Label creation

Address book

Freight Rates directly from carrier servers

Electronic tendering to send a pickup advice to carriers

Automated tracking of all of your shipments

Freight cost change notification if carrier’s actual charges vary from their estimate

Unlimited users

Unlimited locations

Here are additional features not found in competing products:

Ability to upload rate tables for carriers who do not have server integration (very small carriers)

Automatic email shipment notification to your customers with tracking link

Ability to handle custom rate tables, pallet rates and other specialty rates

Ability to provide connectivity and rating for small carriers

Ability to rate truckload shipments

Ability to source spot market bids on truckload shipments

Ability to source spot market bids for partial (volume) LTL shipments

Ability to track both truckload and large spot market LTL Shipments

Powerful reporting capabilities

Ability to upload shipment information

Variance reporting if low cost provider not used

Reason codes for not using low cost provider

Multiple profiles available to limit data set presented to various users

Ability to send routing instructions to vendors complete with bill of lading and labels

More than just a basic address book with detailed destination information

Automated report generation and distribution via email

Electronic document storage

Detailed carrier manager

Seamlessly upgrade to Enterprise Edition with integration, full or partial and customization

ShippersEdge is the Shipping Software for Small Business

ShippersEdge route optimization

ShippersEdge route optimization

Whether you are contracting carriers or using your own private fleet for multi-stop distribution, you need route optimization. ShippersEdge now has the capability of optimizing routes, creating manifests and cost allocation. This exciting capability can take hours of laborious planning away from manual systems and Excel spreadsheets and turn it into minutes per consolidation.

Route visualization, including mapping is included along with visual rearrangement of stops with drag and drop capability. This is what you expect in Transportation Management Systems that costs well more than ShippersEdge shipment management software. We are the affordable TMS.

We offer full integration, partial integration or manual data entry using a stored address book. We are already integrated with all LTL carriers for rate, transit time and tracking. We also offer integrations and communication solutions for small carriers and brokers.

As always, ShippersEdge can also manage your Truckload (contract and spot market) and Less-Than-Truckload [LTL] shipping with multi-carrier automatic rating. ShippersEdge is the shipping management and logistics software that can grow with you.

Affordable TMS new Professional Edition

Today, ShippersEdge a pioneer in web-based Shipping Management Software announced a new more affordable TMS with a new version specifically catering to smaller manufacturers and distributors. Shipment Management Software also known as Transportation Management Software or TMS for short is the next big thing for operational efficiency in logistics and transportation management.

ShippersEdge Professional offers less-than-truckload [LTL] rating, LTL rate comparison tendering (electronic request for pickup), shipment tracking and freight charge monitoring through direct contact with motor carrier servers. The professional edition will also compare truckload rates. Our logistics management software takes the pain out of manually sourcing freight rates through carrier websites because it will retrieve freight rates and present them all on one screen. This makes freight planning painless and quick.

A shipping management system is now more than just LTL rating software; it should do more than that and our does. Pricing plans starting at $199.00 per month with unlimited users.

For more information contact see our website or call us ShippersEdge 888-237-2465 or email us at

ShippersEdge Again Named Top 100 Logistics IT Solutions Provider

ShippersEdge TMS shipping software was named to Inbound Logistics Magazine’s list of Top 100 Logistics IT Solutions Providers for 2015. This is the second consecutive year ShippersEdge has made the list. It is published annually by the logistics industry’s leading trade publication and is considered the premier recognition for providers of logistics technology. Each year the magazine surveys the market and invites organizations to apply for this recognition. They examine each company’s features and position in the market to create its Top 100 list. The list includes WMS, LMS and Transportation Management Software (TMS); sometimes referred to as “shipping software.” It is estimated that there are more than 1000+ Logistics IT solutions available in the market today.

“We are ecstatic and gratified to receive this recognition.” said Tom Taylor President. “It validates the quality of the product. When it comes to software to manage LTL & Truckload shipping, shippers and distributors of all sizes are realizing that ShippersEdge provides the best option for them in terms of price, features and flexibility.

About ShippersEdge

ShippersEdge TMS is logistics software originally developed in the early 2000’s as one of the first cloud-based TMS systems. It is the most affordable full-featured Transportation Management Software on the market. Offices are located in Burnsville MN. For more information see

About Inbound Logistics

Since its inception in 1981 Inbound Logistics’ educational mission is to illustrate the benefits of demand-driven logistics practices, give companies the knowledge to help them match the inbound flow of materials to their demand, and align their business process to support that shift. Inbound Logistics offers real-world examples and decision support to guide businesses to efficiently manage logistics, reduce and speed inventory, and offset rising transport costs, supporting business scalability across their value chain. More information about demand-driven logistics practices is available at