Why You Should Be Utilizing A Broker Transportation Management System (TMS)

Written by Small Business Tips. Posted in Load boards, Managing ltl shipments, Shipment tracking integrations

Transportation management software

Within the United States, there are nearly 12 million trucks, rail cars, locomotives, and vessels moving goods throughout the large-scale transportation network. Of those 12 million, there are a reported 5.9 million commercial motor vehicle drivers operating within the transportation network of the U.S. (according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration). For those brokers that are measuring and tracking the truckload (TL) and less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation networks, there comes a serious benefit through digitally tracking the network itself, particularly in making documentation and more efficient. One such exploration into this digital foray is through the use of a transportation management s