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 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

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

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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