As the complexities of transportation increase, you're not only being challenged to keep costs low but to increase the velocity and reliability of your supply chain. MercuryGate's Transportation Management System (TMS) will work with you to optimize your transportation dollars and give you and your stakeholders the information you need to respond to daily challenges and opportunities.
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Find the most cost effective way to move your freight – across all modes, international and domestic. Mojo will point out every possible opportunity to consolidate shipments that will minimize miles, costs and CO2 emissions. Then it will send the loads to the TMS for rating and tendering. Imagine that; a software tool that saves you money and makes you "green" too.
Using MercuryGate's Carma, you can tender loads with confidence knowing that you've fully vetted your carriers for current insurance coverage, haz-mat credentials, safety ratings and much more. Beyond mere data management, Carma manages the processes to collect data, approve carriers, analyze carriers' capabilities, and create alerts when conditions require your attention. The workflow process is configurable too. You can implement and modify your processes as the business grows.
FreightFriend is a FREE load and truck posting web site where carriers and brokers control who has access to their postings, providing a private but centralized network. A full-featured load and truck posting service, FreightFriend provides the most intuitive approach to posting, searching and matching freight with available equipment. Because partners have other friends' loads or trucks there too, they visit the site frequently and keep their postings up to date.
The MercuryGate TMS is a complete, end-to-end system for planning and executing freight moves. Beyond the core functionality, the solution includes functions that enhance operations with greater visibility, analysis, and collaboration.
Parcel Freight Optimization
From service level optimization to freight bill auditing, the MercuryGate TMS supports small package shipments natively. There's no longer a need for a separate application for parcel freight – regardless of the volumes of shipments you process.
MercuryEdge uses data collected from your transportation operations, combines with data from other sources and gives you the ability to analyze that data. Commonly used for spend management, profitability control and carrier metrics, MercuryEdge will help you keep a good handle on your transportation operations from the top down.
Smart Phone Application
Using a smart phone, you can access critical TMS features anywhere you have service. The MercuryGate Mobile app gives you access to reports, rate shopping and status checks, among other important features.
Tablet computers are revolutionizing how we access information. MercuryTouch uses the high resolution touch screen interface of these devices to present real time information about your transportation operations.
Control Tower Visibility
Key to control of your flow of goods is good visibility of all your shipments at a detail level. The MercuryGate TMS provides top-down visibility of loads and bottom-up visibility at the SKU level. You can use any reference number to find anything, anywhere in the process.
Carrier Rate Procurement
MercuryBid offers functionality to do large-scale carrier sourcing projects to locate the best rates for the lanes you use. MercuryGate offers MercuryBid included with the TMS.
A visual representation of your docks will help you to plan arrivals and departures at all of your warehouse and cross-dock facilities. Because it's integrated with the TMS, your load plans will always take dock door availability into account.