As the logistics industry goes through paradigm-shifts, transport management systems (TMS) have become key catalysts in creating an efficient supply chain. A critical link between ERP and warehouse distribution, TMS allows enterprises to organize its vendibles in real-time—enduing organizations with capabilities such as transportation execution, follow-up, planning, decision-making, and measurement of major performance indicators. In efforts to streamline transport operations and stave off competition, companies recognize the need to update their existing legacy TMS, signaling an increased demand for advanced transportation management solutions.
As procurement and shipping operations impact the bottom-lines of businesses, software vendors across the board have been integrating more transportation optimization capabilities into their solutions, making it easier for shippers to streamline their supply chains while also making them more cost- and time-efficient. With a typical TMS offering payback in one year or less, latest innovations are bridging the chasm between a company’s ROI expectations and product offerings. As technology vendors leave no stone unturned in innovating comprehensive solutions with an extensive range of features, enterprises are investing time, resources, and money in finding the perfect solution.
In this scenario, to help CIOs find the right transport management solution provider, a distinguished panel comprising CEOs, CIOs, analysts, and the Logistics Tech Outlook editorial board has researched and selected the leading technology companies in this arena. In our selection, we looked at vendors’ capability to fulfill the burning need for cost-effective solutions that add tremendous value to the complex transport management landscape.
We present to you Logistics Tech Outlook’s Top 10 Transport Management Solution Providers 2017.
|Company Logo||Company Name||Company Description|
|Axis TMS||Trucking Command Center streamlining daily operations of transport management|
|Johanson Transportation Service||Offers customized freight solutions including dry and temperaturecontrolled truckload and comprehensive importing/exporting solutions with one point of contact|
|LogistaaS||A revolutionary cloud-based TMS that gives freight forwarders a competitive edge technologically with its connectivity to airlines and shipping lines, the online customer portal, and by streamlining the day-to-day operations|
|Pierbridge||A transportation management software provider that helps retailers, manufacturers, and distributors streamline shipping, control transportation costs, and ensure on-time delivery|
|Princeton TMX||Princeton TMX offers a next generation TMS that helps shippers achieve clear, real-time control of transportation management and freight spend|
|ProTrans||A pre-configured TMS suite of solutions that gives complete visibility into and control of the supply chain|
|Transwide||Global, modular, logistics IT solutions to facilitate collaborative transportation management between shippers and their logistics partners|
|Vnomics||Provides advanced analytics solutions that enable fleets to improve driver and vehicle performance|
|Youredi||Provides an integration platform-as-a-service to optimize supply chain operations|
|JDA Software||Helps create hard-driving financial and services results by leveraging bestof-breed solutions to match transportation strategy with execution|