Challenge: Holding contracts with over 5,000 carriers that handle a range of brokered and high-value loads, the company tracked loads by making time-consuming, inaccurate and ineffective driver check calls, then manually entered location and status updates for customers.
Solution: Using a transportation management software, MacroPoint's 3rd party load tracking software integrated with the TMS platform, and connected to every carrier, provided connectivity and visibility to every load.
Results: With MacroPoint, the company eliminated all check calls and received real-time location tracking, on-time delivery monitoring, and arrival and departure notifications that enhance the efficiency and profitability of their operations.
About the Solution Provider: A global freight visibility platform, MacroPoint’s patented software utilizes cell phones, in-cab telematics devices and trailer/container tracking systems to provide real-time load location visibility, predictive analytics, and an automated communication platform to shippers, brokers and 3PLs. Today, over 800,000 drivers and millions of connected trucks are MacroPoint enabled