IMS: Catching the Wave

Top 10 Freight Management Solution Providers - 2018

Digital disruption continuously changes the way business is being done. Over the last few years, digitization has become more prominent in the logistics industry. The evolution of digital technology such as robotics, smart automation, the Internet of Everything (IoE), big data analysis, additive manufacturing and cloud computing will irreversibly transform logistics, supply chain and freight management operations. Freight management and logistics service providers are now trying to adapt to these trends to survive the disruption.

Since freight management is becoming the mainstay for every industry such as retail, e-commerce, consumer goods, and healthcare, businesses are aligning their strategies with respect to the ongoing and upcoming logistics trends, such as drones, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning algorithms that help drive freight management performance to the next level. Another trend that continues to gain prominence is the quest for security and transparency, which is fulfilled by the blockchain technology. The deployment of blockchain technology for freight management within the logistics industry eases storing and sharing of transactional data, alongside improving credibility with foolproof transactions.

Overall, the logistics industry is moving toward simplifying the most cumbersome processes by eliminating mundane and repetitive tasks to create a more effective organization while satisfying their customers’ needs. Truly, now it’s the right time for enterprises to consider using best-in-class freight management solutions for their business. To help CIOs zero in on the right fit freight management solution for their organizations, Logistics Tech Outlook presents the “Top 10 Freight Management Solution Providers - 2018.”

Company Logo Company Name Company Description
ALC Logistics Provides freight management opportunities for those that require small to large shipments
Banyan Technology Banyan Technology’s live connections facilitate an instant exchange of vital freight-shipping information between shippers, brokers, forwarders, or 3PLs and carriers
Ceva Logistics One of the largest air freight transportation providers in the world, offering a full and comprehensive package of premium
ConsolFreight Helping connect freight forwarders to reliable consolidators for generating high-volume co-loading opportunities, leading to a collective savings for all participating freight forwarders
CTSI Global Offers advanced transportation management tools, customized supply chain solutions and an end-to-end solution for shippers and logistic service providers
IMS A full-service transportation and logistics solutions provider
Intelligent Audit Provides services focused on reducing transportation costs through automated audit and freight recovery, business intelligence, and contract negotiation solutions
JDA Software Provides end-to-end supply chain solutions to seamlessly connect supply chain and profit more in an omni-channel world
R2 Logistics R2 Logistics is a 3PL company providing transportation services, logistics and transportation management solutions
Transfix Improving the lives of shippers and carriers by creating a more efficient platform that can move any product from and to anywhere at anytime