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3Gtms Expands Partnership with SMC³ for Less-than-Truckload Rating and Transit Data

Fully integrated into the 3Gtms transportation management system, SMC³’s API solutions give customers more accurate and timely rating and transit-time information, as well as broader pricing visibility.

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  • 3Gtms is the fastest growing, Tier-1 transportation management system (TMS) provider. It is dedicated to helping shippers and logistics service providers gain a competitive advantage through technology. Whether you move $5 million or $5 billion in freight, its 3G-TM solution seamlessly manages the…

  • SMC³ is the one-stop knowledge hub for less than truckload technology, data and education. The API-powered SMC³ Platform delivers unrivaled LTL analytical capabilities and shipment visibility data. Best known for its trusted

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3Gtms, Inc., a global provider of Tier 1 transportation management software, announced it has expanded its partnership with SMC³ to offer the SMC³ RateWare® XL, CarrierConnect® XL and CzarLite® solutions to its customers.

Fully integrated into the 3Gtms transportation management system (TMS), these API solutions give customers more accurate and timely rating and transit-time information, as well as broader pricing visibility.

With RateWare XL, 3Gtms customers have a durable rating engine and a library of more than 3,000 data modules to simplify less-than-truckload (LTL) pricing and eliminate the costly mistakes of sourcing, programming and maintaining data from multiple carriers.

RateWare XL, which also allows users to analyze small-package shipments, can return rates in milliseconds, but also enables customers to batch rate, returning rates at a speed of 60,000 shipments per minute.

CarrierConnect XL compiles real-time transit times and service detail from more than 300 leading national, super-regional and regional carriers across North America, helping customers make the most informed choice for LTL shipments.

3Gtms customers using CzarLite have a flexible decision-support tool to assure total pricing visibility and achieve optimal shipping agreements, whether goods are shipping in the U.S., Canada or Mexico.

“Our customers are successful because they respond rapidly to the industry’s demands, and it’s our job to make sure our TMS keeps up,” said J.P. Wiggins, vice president of logistics at 3Gtms.

“With partners like SMC³, customers get more visibility, more accurate data, and more options for their specific LTL needs - all integrated directly into our TMS.”

“3Gtms is a trusted SMC³ partner. We’re pleased to be expanding our relationship with one of the fastest-growing TMS providers in the supply chain arena, adding unrivaled LTL technology solutions to their TMS,” said Andrew Slusher, CEO and president of SMC³.

About 3Gtms
3Gtms is the fastest growing Tier 1 transportation management system (TMS) provider and is committed to giving mid-to-large shippers and logistics service providers a competitive advantage through technology. Whether you move $5 million or $5 billion in freight, the 3G-TM solution seamlessly manages the full transportation lifecycle, including transportation planning and optimization, execution and settlement, empowering customers to make better shipping decisions while meeting their service goals. 3Gtms’ reputation for being a trusted partner is reflected in customer satisfaction and retention rates that are unmatched in the TMS industry.

About SMC³
SMC³ is the one-stop knowledge hub for LTL technology, data and education. The API-powered SMC³ Platform fuels TMS applications with unrivaled LTL analytical capabilities and shipment visibility data. As the single integration point for all carrier rate, transit and service information, SMC³ solutions travel beyond simple connectivity and empower shippers, 3PLs and carriers to collaborate and optimize decision making throughout the entire LTL lifecycle. Thousands of industry trading partners rely on SMC³ solutions to make informed business decisions, achieve higher returns on their transportation investment, and meet ever-changing market demands.

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Why eShipping Selected the SMC³ Platform for Transactional LTL API Connectivity New!
In this case study, Chad Earwood, CEO of eShipping, describes how they integrated the SMC³ platform for transactional LTL API connectivity, and by using the analytical APIs RateWare XL and CarrierConnect XL they are able to obtain immediate LTL rates and audit LTL pricing. Download Now!


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Strategic LTL Bidding for Minimum Cost & Maximum Efficiency
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The Case for a Re-Indexed LTL Benchmark Pricing System
This paper takes a deep dive into SMC³’s CzarLite XL, an advanced pricing system solution that gives shippers, logistics service providers and carriers a new neutral benchmark choice when negotiating LTL shipping rates. Download Now!


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The Single Source for LTL Pricing & Transit Information
The SMC³ Platform empowers 3PLs and Shippers of any size to successfully navigate and optimize the LTL shipment arena, choose the level of computing power based on your specific needs and operating environment with a technology platform offering the best of all worlds. Download Now!


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