Evaluating Your Freight Vendors | A Note From Our CEO

If you’re a Logistics Manager, you’ve probably answered many phone calls from eager brokers trying to earn your business. One of those days, you answer the phone in a good mood and think “Why not? Let’s give them a shot”. But your mood quickly sours—they lowball the price and fail to source a truck to…

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State of Transportation Management Systems: Trends to track in 2017

What new trends and opportunities will emerge for both shippers and software vendors this year in the transportation management systems (TMS) market? We gathered three of our top supply chain software analysts to see where they think the market is headed. As the world’s transportation networks and supply chains become increasingly intertwined and complex, the…

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NEWS FLASH: Descartes bets big on MacroPoint

The logistics software company will pay $107 million for freight visibility provider MacroPoint, one of the hottest properties in logistics technology. The global logistics software provider Descartes has never been shy about making acquisitions. The company has built a mini-empire of users across its logistics, transportation, and trade compliance solutions by being highly acquisitive with…

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