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The acquisition is intended to enhance multi-carrier parcel shipping software as a service (SaaS) solution.

Our annual survey reveals a bullish outlook for continued material handling investments, with enthusiasm extending into newer technologies such as robotics as well as warehouse control system software and the closely related category of warehouse execution systems.

Earlier this week, Chicago-based project44, a technology services provider offering standardized, secure Web service API (application programming interfaces) integrations enabling 3PLs and shippers to connect with carriers in real time said another Chicago-based player, Echo Global Logistics, intregrated project44’s SaaS services to fully automate end-to-end management of its less-than-truckload (LTL) and Volume LTL (VLTL) shipments. This endeavor is a major part of Echo’s build out of its proprietary TMS (Transportation Management System), leveragin

On average, a TMS can save shippers between 2% to 10% on annual transportation costs right out of the gate thanks to better visibility, optimization, and automated decision making. Discover how to make the case for TMS for your organization.

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.

During this webcast we'll examine some of the more advanced capabilities a transportation management system holds that are rarely utilized. You'll see comparison savings between technology-only users and managed service professionals using the same TMS.

Exacting service levels have driven the convergence of software solutions from discrete functions to a more holistic platform. The success of each software package is no longer measured by performance in a given silo, but in the overall mission to achieve optimal customer satisfaction. Supply Chain Software Insight, Warehouse Management Software, WMS Advice

Integrated solution to provide best-of-breed transportation planning and shipping execution solution across all modes for traditional and omni-channel fulfillment.

Students to learn TMS software and receive a free freight brokerage software package at graduation.

Today’s warehouse management systems come with sophisticated rules and logic, real-time seamless integration to aligned business applications, and effortless interfaces to automated equipment and mobile technology. But why are we still not putting these capabilities to work?

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Many companies that employ an on-demand transportation management system (TMS) to automate their transportation processes realize double digit savings on their total transportation spend within the first year. Better yet, when a TMS is delivered as-a-service (SasS), companies begin reaping potential benefits within weeks, without the high cost of entry or long implementation cycles.

Trimble announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held TMW Systems, a leading provider of enterprise software to transportation and logistics companies for $335 million.

RedPrairie makes a big play to become the on-demand leader in SCE

With acquisition, RedPrairie adds on-demand TMS to on-demand WMS and labor management