If carriers have to be invited to tender via telephone, fax and e-mail, it can be a frustrating, time-consuming and expensive business.
With Transport Assignment from Transporeon, shipping companies send schedule information to their carriers, and carriers submit their offers in return. All the process of transport assignment takes just a few clicks of the mouse on the logistics platform for everything to be quickly completed in full, and right first time.
Transporeon offers various transport assignment options adapted to companies' needs and the fast-changing circumstances of this particular industry. Offers can be contractually fixed for the long term or submitted with the latest prices for that very day. This provides continuity as regards order assignment on the one hand, whilst also allowing shippers to respond to market trends and transport price developments quickly and flexibly on the other.
All variants of Transporeon shipment execution have one thing in common: They change the everyday work of logistics managers, their dispatchers and the carriers. Both in strategic and operational terms. Dispatchers' work is made easier through quick work processes and those who work in logistics management field get some slack in their budget. Carriers win as well through less empty runs and more orders.
Flexible transport assignment with information updated daily: Shipments and freight space scheduled however the customer likes, based on the carriers' latest prices for that very day and their associated offers
Transport assignment based on criteria contractually defined between the shipper and carrier, such as freight price or quantity commitments
Price control using a flexible price range and flexible quotas. Both are contractually agreed between the shipper and carrier in advance