Executive Briefings

Apparel Company Finds the Perfect Fit in Amber Road

Challenge: A leading designer, distributor, and licensor of high quality apparel, needed to precisely calculate bottom-line shipment costs and compare multiple routing and service options; establish sophisticated audit controls for carrier billing; deliver a quick user friendly system implementation; and seamlessly add new functionality as the company's needs grew.

Solution: The company turned to Amber Road's Transportation Management solution for its complete end-to-end freight audit capabilities across fourteen ocean carrier service contracts. The solution provides tools to quickly evaluate a range of options across its portfolio of service contracts prior to booking and identifies rating discrepancies to quickly resolve billing issues with carriers.

Results: Resolved over $220,000 in bill-of-lading overcharges; Reduced bottom-line freight costs; Optimized carrier selections with side-by-side comparisons and intelligent routing; Reduced transportation spend and gained control over skyrocketing freight overcharges.

About the Solution Provider: Amber Road (formerly Management Dynamics) is the world's leading provider of on-demand Global Trade Management (GTM) solutions for importers, exporters, and logistics service providers. Our solutions automate import and export processes, provide order and shipment-level visibility, calculate duties, taxes and fees, administer preferential trade programs and ensure regulatory compliance.

Web:  www.amberroad.com

Email:  solutions@amberroad.com

Phone:  201-935-8588

Solution: The company turned to Amber Road's Transportation Management solution for its complete end-to-end freight audit capabilities across fourteen ocean carrier service contracts. The solution provides tools to quickly evaluate a range of options across its portfolio of service contracts prior to booking and identifies rating discrepancies to quickly resolve billing issues with carriers.

Results: Resolved over $220,000 in bill-of-lading overcharges; Reduced bottom-line freight costs; Optimized carrier selections with side-by-side comparisons and intelligent routing; Reduced transportation spend and gained control over skyrocketing freight overcharges.

About the Solution Provider: Amber Road (formerly Management Dynamics) is the world's leading provider of on-demand Global Trade Management (GTM) solutions for importers, exporters, and logistics service providers. Our solutions automate import and export processes, provide order and shipment-level visibility, calculate duties, taxes and fees, administer preferential trade programs and ensure regulatory compliance.

Web:  www.amberroad.com

Email:  solutions@amberroad.com

Phone:  201-935-8588