Optimize your supply chain with real-time visibility

See exactly where your shipments are in real time with Real Time Visibility by Sixfold. Eliminating guesswork about shipment location and arrival time, this smart product uses existing telematics data to empower shippers, their customers and carriers to collaborate more efficiently. Sixfold replaces time-consuming processes and poor asset utilization, enabling proactive transportation management and actionable insights on KPIs and partner performance.

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Benefits of Real Time Visibility by Sixfold

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Optimize your supply chain with real-time visibility

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Know where shipments are and when they will arrive

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Keep shippers, supply chain partners and carriers informed

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Proactively manage each shipment or only by exception

Improve logistics processes and use of assets

Build up actionable insights on KPIs and partner performance

Features of Real Time Visibility by Sixfold

ETA CALCULATION

Ongoing calculation of the estimated time of arrival (ETA), taking into account traffic, weather, driver breaks and more.

CONFIGURABLE ALERTS

Alerts and notifications about predicted delays can be sent to authorized parties by creating specific mailing lists.

REAL-TIME GPS POSITION

Live tracking and map display of vehicle and shipment geopositions for an end-to-end overview of status and progress.

DELIVERY CONFIRMATION

Immediate notification of successful shipment delivery enhances shipper and carrier processes, and improves customer satisfaction.

AUTOMATIC STATUS MESSAGES

Real-time status updates are displayed and transmitted by email and text, enabling proactive response and rapid conflict resolution.

AUTOMATED DATA COLLECTION

Effortless, automatic collection and transmission of telematics data replaces time-consuming manual processes and eliminates human error.

How it works:

Carriers provide their transportation data to the Sixfold product. Most carriers choose to do this by integrating their existing telematics system, as this eliminates manual processes. Some carriers, especially smaller operators, prefer to provide data via smartphone or tablet PC. Another option for carriers is using Transporeon Time Slot Management to provide data, again eliminating manual processes. Data is automatically shared between Transporeon and Sixfold. To ensure highest real-time data reliability, carrier data is enriched with information about traffic congestion and waiting times.

All authorized parties receive worldwide cloud access to the clearly structured Sixfold information. Mobile-optimized views mean that smartphone and tablet PC users do not need to install any apps. In addition, shipment tracking links can be sent with just one click to selected contacts – shippers, carriers, and goods recipients.

CASE STUDY

Read our Rockwool success story 

Transparency as it happens with Real Time Visibility by Sixfold

Real Time Visibility by Sixfold was the last missing piece of the puzzle. Now we can track the entire supply chain digitally, from pickup at the factory to unloading. All information is available in real-time without the driver having to give status messages. We can't get closer, faster, or easier to the current data."

Jens Püttmann

Manager Logistics DE
DEUTSCHE ROCKWOOL

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