TMS Guide 2021

Tags: Transportation Management Systems (TMS), Transportation, Technology

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360data

www.360data.com | 920-707-3601

Product: 360data TMS

Platform: Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Integrates with ERP systems or operates as a standalone. Full functionality without large capital investment.

3Gtms

www.3gtms.com | 203-567-4610

Product: 3Gtms

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Provides end-to-end transportation management and multi-carrier shipping resources for omnichannel shippers, 3PLs, and brokers.

3rdwave

www.3rdwave.co | 416-510-8800

Product: 3rdwave iTMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Provides end-to-end control of international transportation management. Manages ocean, air, and truckload shipments throughout the shipment lifecycle. Provides fully integrated freight contract management, freight auditing, freight booking, SKU- level in-transit visibility, port control, and monitoring.

4flow

www.4flow.com | 313-777-8300

Product: 4flow iTMS

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: Integrates supply chain optimization and transportation management—from strategic design to tactical planning and daily execution. Offers capabilities to manage complex logistics operations, including network design, multimodal transportation planning, sourcing, route management, 3D load building, and freight invoicing—as a stand-alone product or embedded into 4flow's managed services.

Agistix

www.agistix.com | 650-362-2000

Product: Agistix

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Supports inbound, outbound, and third-party shipments across all transportation modes in a global supply chain visibility and execution platform. Functionality for multi-leg and multi-stop shipments, bidding, spot quotes, auto-tendering, lane ranking, document templates, document automation, integrated track and trace, and freight payment.

Aptean

www.aptean.com | 855-411-2783

Product: Aptean Routing & Scheduling Paragon Edition

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: Offers a range of features to help create optimized daily plans, conduct strategic planning, and improve execution of live operations. Enables businesses to reduce costs, increase efficiencies, and improve customer service.

AR Traffic Consultants

www.artraffic.com | 732-213-5081

Product: CalcRate

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Provides shippers with precise and accurate multimodal freight rating to aid in carrier selection. Integrates with multiple ERPs and can be linked to order and accounts payable systems to streamline shipment routing, freight audit and payment.

AscendTMS (InMotion Global)

www.TheFreeTMS.com | 813-681-5000

Product: AscendTMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Includes all the basic TMS features, as well as load and truck posting to 53 load boards; driver track and trace; a booking assistant for shippers, brokers, and 3PLs; instant load funding; document management; and load reporting.

Axele

www.axele.com | 833-462-9353

Product: Axele TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Launched by Optym in 2020, Axele is an intelligent, connected solution built specifically for small to mid-sized truckload carriers.

Blue Yonder

www.BlueYonder.com | 833-532-4764

Product: Blue Yonder Transportation Management

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Manages end-to-end business processes from modeling and planning to last-mile delivery. Offers visibility into inbound and outbound transportation needs, along with supplier and carrier collaboration tools, to deliver a comprehensive assessment of opportunities available across the entire supply chain network.

BlueGrace Logistics

www.mybluegrace.com | 800-697-4477

Product: BlueShip

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Puts supply chain management and optimization into the hands of any shipper. Offers self-service tools such as instant quoting, scheduling, address books, product catalogs, and shipment tracking. 

BluJay Solutions

Www.blujaysolutions.com | 866-584-7280

Product: Transportation Management 

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Single workflow SaaS TMS with industry's largest transportation network. Enables process automation and collaboration among trading partners, with visibility and AI for freight moves across multiple transportation modes. True single instance multi-tenant cloud platform provides insights to benchmarking and best practices, so customers can save money and better serve their customers.

Camelot 3PL Software

www.3plsoftware.com | 704-554-1670

Product: Excalibur Transportation Management System

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Provides real-time tools to improve transportation execution with lower costs, higher productivity, and higher levels of customer service. Can be configured to meet a wide range of requirements.

CargoSmart

www.cargosmart.com | 408-325-7600

Product: CargoSmart Transportation Management

Platform: Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Provides global shipment management solutions for collaboration, visibility, and predictive insights that leverage artificial intelligence and IoT to optimize supply chain planning and operations.

Carrier Logistics

www.carrierlogistics.com | 914-332-0300

Product: FACTS

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: For asset-based LTL and last-mile carriers. Includes online customer shipping tools, dispatch and driver management, a rate engine, cross-dock management, and a back-office suite.

CDM Software Solutions

www.s-c-technology.com | 972-469-3082

Product: CDM Web Freight

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Includes agent data exchange, a drag-and-drop document manager, global shipment compliance, and customer tracking at the shipment and commodity level.

Centrade

www.centrade.io | 651-379-3050

Product: Centrade

Platform: Cloud based

Description: A next-generation supply chain visibility, collaboration, and performance networked business platform. Designed to transform the supply chains of emerging and middle-market enterprises into a competitive advantage.

ClearTrack Information Network

www.cleartrack.com/clarity | 615-877-4400

Product: Clarity Shipment and Order Visibility

Platform: Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Automates the collection, monitoring, and measurement of shipment and order activities across trading partners, transportation modes, and logistics service providers. Empowers organizations to proactively detect and resolve problems while maintaining a predictable flow of goods across the supply chain.

CT Logistics

www.ctlogistics.com | 216-267-2000

Product: CT TMS

Platform: Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Leverages APIs and technology to support shipment planning and day-to-day execution with event tracking, spot quote management, and carrier performance reporting and analytics to increase profits. Allows for supplier access for lowest cost routing, tendering and tracking.

CTSI-Global

www.ctsi-global.com/tms | 888-836-5135

Product: Honeybee TMS

Platform: Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Empowers shippers to manage inbound and outbound transportation networks by managing orders; optimizing loads; selecting the best carriers; tendering shipments; manifesting parcel, LTL, and truckload; tracking progress; and managing claims. Users can connect data with other CTSI-Global services for logistics management, freight audit and pay, and business intelligence.

DAT

www.DAT.com/BrokerTMS | 800-728-7305

Product: DAT Broker TMS

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Designed specifically for brokers. Integrates operations, accounting, and analysis into a single system that saves time and boosts revenue. Manages load entry, truck search, dispatch/tracking, and customer profiles.

Descartes Systems Group

www.descartes.com | 519-746-8110

Product: Descartes TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Synchronizes transportation operations, such as contract management, load planning and optimization, and execution and freight audit to control costs and enhance service. Provides extended capabilities for multimodal operations, including parcel shipping, real-time visibility, private fleet, and dock scheduling and YMS.

DigitalShipper

www.digitalshipper.com | 651-348-4080

Product: DigitalShipper Enterprise

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: Seamlessly integrates with a host system to fully automate small parcel and LTL rating and shipping processes. Multi-carrier software offers customized business rules, order consolidation, advanced rate shopping, and carrier service optimization.

E2open

www.e2open.com | 866-432-6736

Product: E2open Transportation Management

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: Enables real-time visibility, reporting and collaboration for domestic and global shippers. Selects carriers, modernizes booking, and automatically flags incorrect payments to increase productivity and profitability while reducing freight costs and delays.

Echo Global Logistics

www.echo.com | 800-354-7993

Product: EchoTMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Leverages AI, machine learning, and load-matching algorithms to create a flexible and effective system for shippers, carriers, and managed transportation clients.

Fortigo

www.fortigo.com | 512-372-8884

Product: Fortigo TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Automates, optimizes, and audits logistics decisions to help enterprises reduce costs, improve customer satisfaction, and increase profitability. Optimizes logistics processes, minimizes ship-to-order times, and streamlines collaboration with logistics providers.

Freight Management, Inc.

www.freightmgmt.com | 714-632-1440

Product: FMI All Access

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Offers a full management suite of quoting, tendering, tracking, image retrieval, and customized reporting. Can be customized to a company's needs.

FreightCenter

www.freightcenter.com | 800-716-7608

Product: FreightCenter TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Sources capacity, equipment, and carrier rates in one central portal. Seamless shipping management simplifies and streamlines freight shipping and improves customer service. Tracks shipments on the go via SMS text with real-time status updates.

Freightgate

freightgate.net | 714-799-2833

Product: Freightgate

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Offers supply chain collaboration and visibility, interactive online sailing schedules, multimodal and multifactor routing, quote management, regulatory compliance, and automated e-invoice audits.

FreightPOP

www.freightpop.com | 949-454-4602

Product: FreightPOP

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Simplifies logistics with one log-in for inbound and outbound freight—parcel, LTL, FTL, ocean, and international air. Integrates into a company's current tech stack (ERP, WMS, CRM) and existing or new carriers. Easily configurable to existing workflows and processes.

GlobalTranz

www.globaltranz.com | 866-275-1407

Product: GTZConnect TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: An enterprise TMS for shippers, 3PLs, and carriers. Provides multimode rating, routing, optimization, and visibility with asset/carrier management, predictive analytics, integration, and freight pay and audit.

Highway 905

www.highway905.com | 908-874-4867

Product: Highway 905 Transportation Management System

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Helps optimize transportation costs with flexible freight rate management and audit, smart carrier selection, and efficient load consolidations.

Info-X

www.infox.com | 646-915-0333

Product: Info-X TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Provides transportation management system solutions and digital transformation services to NVOCCs, freight forwarders, shippers, and carriers. Specializes in transforming logistics companies using a mix of automation technology, process re-engineering, and global service delivery.

Infor

www.infor.com | 646-336-1700

Product: Network Transportation Management

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Control tower orchestration provides multimodal transportation visibility and synchronized, multiparty, multileg planning, in addition to freight procurement and optimized, automated execution.

Intellect Technologies

www.intellecttech.com | 609-454-3170

Product: Intellect eFreight

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Supports domestic and international ground, warehousing/CFS, air, ocean, customs filing. ACE compliant and API/EDI enabled. Configurable, customizable, and scalable to meet specific needs. Direct connectivity to Customs and carriers with tracking visibility. Includes accounting, purchase order management, customer portal, and sales CRM.

IntelliTrans

www.intellitrans.com | 800-603-9175

Product: IntelliTrans TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: A niche TMS for the bulk commodities market with a focus on digitizing supply chains. Customer verticals include chemicals and plastics, forest and building products, metals and mining, oil and energy, and agriculture and food products.

Kenco

www.kencogroup.com | 800-758-3289

Product: Kenco STARR

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Empowers small to mid-sized shippers with the technology, resources, and competitive rates needed to effectively manage transportation networks and disruptions—all through a single point of contact.

LOG-NET

www.LOG-NET.com | 732-758-6800

Product: LOG-NET

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Enables global transportation, order, and distribution management. Supports collaboration and integration with suppliers, transportation providers, internal applications, and ERP systems.

Logistix Solutions

www.logistixsolutions.com | 571-426-5951

Product: ProLogix Transportation Optimization

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally)

Description: Optimizes LTL/FTL freight transport, routing and scheduling, modes, carriers, and vehicles based on rates, orders, and customer service requirements. Algorithms generate multi-stop truckload, consolidated LTL, and private fleet routes and schedules that save costs, miles, vehicles, and drivers.

Logistyx Technologies

www.logistyx.com | 877-755-2374

Product: Logistyx TME

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: Specifically designed for parcel shipping. Combines advanced business intelligence and a global network of 550+ carrier integrations. Provides carrier compliance, predictive analytics, and shipment tracking from start to finish to enable on-time delivery and increase profits per shipment.

MGN Logistics

www.mgnlogistics.com | 610-252-2220

Product: Managed Transportation Solution

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Delivers automated comprehensive carrier rate quoting, rate confirmation, bill of lading, proactive shipment tracking, proof of delivery, detailed invoicing, and freight claim management. Performs audit reconciliation and discrepancy resolution based on current industry regulations. Offers reporting tools highlighting KPIs and forecasting trends.

Made4net

www.made4net.com | 201-645-4345

Product: Made4net TransportExpert

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Optimizes planning, routing, and fleet operations by managing all the resources of the trucking system. System includes an automatic work placement sorter for drivers and vehicles with a preference option according to costs and constraints.

Manhattan Associates

www.manh.com | 877-596-9208

Product: Manhattan Transportation Management

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: Helps organizations manage every transportation function, across any mode or network size. Offers strategic analysis, procurement, operational planning, execution, visibility, and freight payment/claims. Helps shippers reduce transportation costs, improve service levels, automate processes, streamline execution, and lower operational risk.

MPO

www.mpo.com | 646-520-0841

Product: MPO Order and Logistics Management Solution

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Enables end-to-end supply chain orchestration, spanning both planning and execution. Factors broad considerations and constraints—such as order requirements, carrier capabilities, and rate and service level options across inbound, outbound, and reverse flows—to ensure every customer order is optimized.

Next Generation Logistics

www.DynamicsTMS.com | 847-963-0007

Product: Dynamics TMS

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: An enterprise planning, execution, and supply chain collaboration suite that can be quickly deployed to manage a single company or multiple legal entities.

Nulogx

www.nulogx.com | 905-486-1162

Product: TMS Online

Platform: Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: A hosted solution that supports all the activities necessary to manage and execute the full lifecycle of the transportation process.

nVision Global

www.nvisionglobal.com | 770-474-4122

Product: Impact TMS

Platform: Hosted on the vendor’s website, Cloud based

Description: Impact TMS provides the visibility and management of global shipments from creation through delivery. Users can integrate all the must have features of a TMS solution with nVision Global’s other technologies, such as freight audit and payment, freight claims, and business analytics. nVision Global is one of the few providers that can offer these solutions in a single package and still offer a configurable TMS solution that meets your exact needs and specifications.

Nuvocargo

www.nuvocargo.com | 917-521-5157

Product: Nuvocargo

Platform: Cloud based

Description: All-in-one digital platform for cross-border trade between the United States and Mexico, offering freight forwarding, customs brokerage, cargo insurance, and supply chain financing. Combines technology with a team of bilingual experts to seamlessly integrate the end-to-end movement of cargo in a single platform.

One Network Enterprises

www.onenetwork.com | 866-302-1936

Product: One Network Transportation Management System

Platform: Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Provides end-to-end multiparty logistics planning, scheduling, and execution capabilities—from sourcing to invoicing, across all modes and services. Includes real-time tracking, advanced analytics, and exception management. Integrates to order and warehouse management. AI and machine learning autonomously detect and resolve logistics-related issues.

Oracle

www.oracle.com/logistics | 800-392-2999

Product: Oracle Transportation Management

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Manages all transportation activity throughout the global supply chain. Enables users to run logistics operations more efficiently, reduce freight costs, and optimize service levels.

PCS Software

www.pcssoft.com | 833-415-9500

Product: PCS Software

Platform: Cloud based

Description: An AI-driven, unified transportation logistics platform for shippers, carriers, and brokers. Simplifies and optimizes day-to-day logistics operations and unlocks strategic data-driven insights for greater control, profitability, and competitive advantage.

Pierbridge

www.pierbridge.com/transtream | 508-630-1220

Product: Transtream

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: An enterprise multi-carrier parcel management solution that automates parcel planning and execution for shippers of all sizes.

Primus Intellectual Solutions

www.shipprimus.com | 312-800-1942

Product: ShipPrimus

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Geared to 3PLs, 4PLs, and brokers. Provides an API-based platform to rate shop, dispatch, track and POD for LTL, volume, FTL and parcel shipments electronically. Allows seamless management of shipments, customers, vendors, and billing.

Princeton TMX

www.princetontmx.com | 800-435-4691

Product: Transportation Management Software

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Provides tools to improve efficiency, freight spend, load-planning execution and settlement, as well as to optimize carrier selection.

ProShip

www.proshipinc.com | 414-302-2929

Product: ProShip Multi-Carrier Shipping Software

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: A platform designed for high-volume parcel shipping. Offers multiple shipping methods and a variety of benefits for companies shipping parcel including increasing sales, managing shopping cart shipping expectations, outbound LTL, rate shopping, carrier compliance, and an omnichannel distribution strategy.

QAD Precision

www.precisionsoftware.com | 312-239-1630

Product: QAD Precision Transportation Execution

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: A global, multi carrier, multi-modal solution to manage both inbound and outbound shipments. Users can digitize decision-making with automated routing; compare carrier rates, routes, and service levels; generate multilingual labels and documentation; track shipments; and access real-time shipping analytics.

Ramco Systems

www.ramco.com | 609-647-9299

Product: Ramco TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: A digital platform designed for 3PLs, freight forwarders, and express parcel service providers. End-to-end business solution that covers LTL, FTL, first mile, last mile, line haul, and express. Helps lead service providers plan, optimize, execute, track, report, and integrate.

RateLinx

www.ratelinx.com | 480-801-5500

Product: ShipLinx

Platform: Cloud based

Description: A global, multimodal, modular, scalable, and small-parcel-enabled TMS delivering planning, execution, optimization, visibility, payment, and prescriptive insights with no professional service fees.

SaaS Transportation

www.web.saastransportation.com | 901-832-2401

Product: SaaS Transportation

Platform: Cloud based

Description: A TMS solution for 3PLs, freight payment companies, and shippers. APIs easily integrate with numerous trading partners with minimal setup time. Automates the LTL process from carrier selection to final shipment delivery.

ShippersEdge TMS

www.shippersedge.com | 888-237-2465

Product: ShippersEdge TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Offers an array of standard features and modules to cover all modes and needs. Process can be automated around business rules, and can work in unison with business intelligence, ERP, MRP, WMS, and other software.

Shipwell

www.shipwell.com | 512-333-0898

Product: Shipwell

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Combines transportation management, visibility, and an integrated partner network in one simple and responsive platform that scales as a company grows.

Softeon

www.softeon.com | 703-833-2848

Product: Softeon TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Manages complex transportation needs, with strong parcel shipping functionality, support for private fleets, and dynamic routing.

SwanLeap

www.swanleap.com | 608-709-8050

Product: SwanLeap

Platform: Cloud based

Description: A mode-agnostic global TMS platform that offers real-time interconnectivity of the entire supply chain to provide visibility, speed, and control. Cloud architecture enables scaling according to specific business needs.

Tecsys

www.tecsys.com | 800-922-8649

Product: Tecsys Elite TMS

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: Enables transportation planning and execution for common carrier or proprietary courier fleets. Helps organizations achieve the dependability, transparency, and efficiency of a world-class distribution courier throughout the entire chain of delivery—from orders and drivers to fleets and routes.

TransAmerica Express Logistics

www.transamericaexp.com | 916-543-1704

Product: TransAmerica Express TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: A versatile logistics management solution created to provide businesses with enhanced route plans, quick execution, and unrestricted accessibility.

Transporeon

www.transporeon.com | 267-281-1555

Product: Transporeon

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Offers a global collaborative platform for supply chain communication. Connects shippers with carriers and provides free-of-charge shipper support along with carrier onboarding, training, and support in all key languages. Logistics platforms offer instant access to transportation market intelligence services, powered by big data.

Transportation Insight

www.transportationinsight.com | 877-226-9950

Product: Insight TMS

Platform: Cloud based

Description: Blended proprietary and commercial platform offering order, mode, route, and carrier optimization; shipment rating, execution and tracking; process automation; and management of shipping documents and communications.

TransportGistics

www.TransportGistics.com | 631-567-4100

Product: TGI:TMS

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Hosted on the vendor's website, Cloud based

Description: Provides simple, incremental solutions to improve, monitor, and enforce compliance among partners. Reduces, uncovers, and avoids excessive costs through planning, execution, and analytics.

Trimble

transportation.trimble.com | 866-914-5299

Product: Innovative

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: Manages the entire order-to-cash process for small or large transportation companies. Provides operational, administration, financial, and safety tools.

UROUTE

www.uroute.net | 313-600-5308

Product: UROUTE

Platform: Cloud based

Description: A TMS and interactive freight exchange designed to strengthen the connection between shippers and capacity providers. Eliminates manual tasks and data entry through API integrations that connect systems.

Varsity Logistics

www.varsitylogistics.com | 650-392-7979

Product: Varsity Logistics

Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), Cloud based

Description: Replaces stand-alone, carrier-provided systems. Integrates with ERP and/or WMS. Saves money, improves customer service, and easily handles more shipments daily.

Web Integrated Network

www.gowithwin.com | 855-946-4739

Product: Web Integrated Network

Platform: Cloud based

Description: A cost-effective, web-based tool that helps manage freight with just a few keystrokes. Capable of fully integrating with existing systems.


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