What is a Private Freight Marketplace?

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Oct 10, 2018 4:46:25 PM

What Is a Private Freight Marketplace?

A private freight marketplace differs from a traditional freight marketplace in that it is specifically designed for managing and delegating shipments within a shipper’s exclusive carrier network. Shipping managers and logistics professional can also utilize a private freight marketplace to manage their overflow. In this case, when a carrier from the shipper’s route guide or controlled sequential tendering (CST) isn’t available to cover the load, the shipper would then have the option to post the load to a network of new verified carriers provided by the platform.

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Topics: Marketplace, Customer Success, Efficiency, Business, Visibility

What You Need To Know About The Emerge Truckload Marketplace

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Oct 2, 2018 6:38:03 PM


Define the marketplace and how it's different from other companies who say they have a "marketplace" (think what makes it great).


The Emerge Marketplace is a way for shippers to interact with carrier & broker vendors that they've never had access to before. Not only do we introduce the shipper to these new partners, but we streamline the onboarding, insurance, and communication that currently happens every day. We're excited to partner with other companies who have similar technology or marketplace visions, which really differentiates us from anyone in the industry. If you're new the world of freight marketplaces check out What Is a Freight Marketplace?

Why did we build it?/How is it impacting the way customers do business?

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Topics: Marketplace, Transportation Management System, TMS, Efficiency

What is a Freight Marketplace?

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Oct 2, 2018 6:34:04 PM

A freight marketplace is typically a cloud-based platform designed to allow shippers, freight managers and/or logistics professionals to access carrier direct rates. A freight marketplace may also aide in introducing shippers to new carriers outside of their current network, helping to make sure they always have numerous options to cover their loads. 

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Topics: Marketplace, Customer Success, Transportation Management System, TMS, Efficiency, Business

5 Tips on Getting Setup for Emerge Success

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Jul 25, 2018 5:46:03 PM
 
1. First things, first - adding network partners . Whether you quote through emails, websites or phone calls, you'll want to get all your contacts linked up with right away. All you'll need is their email address, name and phone number!
 
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Topics: Efficiency, Customer Success

5 Ways to Improve Your Logistics Business With EmergeTMS

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Jun 25, 2018 11:18:28 AM

 

We’re all too familiar with the day-to-day struggles of working in the freight and logistics industry. Check an email, make a call, search online for the best rates, the list goes on.

Below are 5 ways you can streamline your workday with EmergeTMS and discover a simpler way of managing your business. Or to get a personalized walkthrough instead, request a demo with an Emerge Guru!

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Topics: Transportation Management System, TMS, LTL Connect, Communication

Be the Office Hero | Introducing LTL Connect

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on May 1, 2018 3:33:35 PM

 

The office has been bustling with excitement in anticipation of our newest feature, LTL Connect. For the first time ever, EmergeTMS becomes the only platform that allows its users to sign in to one place to access all of their LTL shipping rates.  

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Topics: LTL Connect, Efficiency, Future, Business, CEO

LTL Connect: The Ultimate LTL Management Tool

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Apr 23, 2018 5:33:28 PM

 

LTL connect is the future of logistics. It is a revolutionary LTL Management Tool allowing customers to quote, tender and track multiple vendors in one place.

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Topics: LTL Connect, CEO

Evaluating Your Freight Vendors | A Note From Our CEO

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Mar 12, 2018 12:06:15 PM

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 move your goods.

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Topics: Transportation Management, Brokers, Efficiency, Business, CEO

Capacity Crunch | A Note From Our CEO

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Feb 27, 2018 12:51:43 PM

Have you read the reports? With high freight demand and the new ELD Mandate, capacity is getting scarce and companies are continually working to maintain the right vendor mix. In these times, Logistics Managers have to ask themselves a couple of questions:

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Topics: Capacity, Capacity Crunch, news, Business, CEO

10 Reasons to Say "Be Mine" to EmergeTMS

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Feb 9, 2018 5:05:04 PM

  1. Built by freight experts: Our team has over 150 years of combined experience in freight, logistics, shipping and more. We designed our system to help professionals work smarter and faster.
     
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Topics: Freight, TMS, Transportation Management System, Business

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