Trucker Tools’ May blogs were loaded with information on our new partnerships, enhanced driver app capabilities, tips for reducing costs in your operations, and more. Just in case you were too busy and didn’t catch all of our May broker blogs, we’ve put together a summary to ensure that you don’t miss out on a thing. We’ve got you covered, from how to provide a positive experience for carriers and offer them online reserved overnight parking to how you can use real-time visibility to expand your shipper base. Without further ado, here’s your May 2020 monthly link roundup. Enjoy!
When volumes are down, winning new shipper contracts becomes a necessity if you want to maintain profit margins. In this blog, we discuss how you can use the accurate, GPS-based real-time visibility provided by Trucker Tools to gain new shipper customers, while simultaneously addressing carriers’ concerns regarding load tracking transparency.
We’re pleased to announce that Beemac Logistics, a multi-modal full-service transportation, and logistics provider headquartered in Beaver, Penn., is using an integration between Trucker Tools’ real-time visibility platform and McLeod’s PowerBroker TMS to streamline communications with carriers. Read how Beemac is using Trucker Tools’ real-time shipment tracking and digital doc upload capabilities to stand out from the competition.
Attracting high-quality, high-performing carrier partners is vital to the success of your freight brokerage business. One effective way to achieve this is to use technology-based tools in your operations that benefit both you and carriers. Choosing load tracking and truck capacity procurement software that is carrier-friendly makes good business sense.
Trucker Tools’ partnership with OTR Capital allows OTR Capital users to quickly search for and book open loads with preferred brokers using Trucker Tools’ automated load booking tool, Book It Now®. The best part? OTR Capitals can do this right from OTR’s online customer portal. The integration also allows OTR Capital carriers to scan and send POD and BOL docs using Trucker Tools’ free driver app.
Although our free driver app is made to be used by carriers, it also reduces the time your brokerage spends on manual tasks, which ultimately can provide cost-savings. In this blog, read about three ways that Trucker Tools’ newly redesigned driver app can help you take operational efficiency to an entirely new level.
Reserved truck parking is one of the industry’s most urgent unmet needs, especially overnight and long-term parking. That’s why our partnership with SecūrSpace is such big news. Trucker Tools’ integration with SecūrSpace allows users of Trucker Tools’ free driver app to search for, reserve and pay for reserved parking directly in the driver app!
Accurate, real-time visibility does more than tell you where that shipper’s load is located. Real-time visibility also helps your shipper partners increase their profit margins and better understand their processes. Learn why diversification of your shipper base may hinge on your ability to provide accurate, real-time visibility.
Trucker Tools’ integration with 3PL Systems’ Brokerware TMS is all about simplifying your brokerage ops and increasing efficiency. This integration marries Brokerware’s shipment management, accounting, carrier management and customer portal capabilities with Trucker Tools’ real-time visibility platform, digital freight matching and Book It Now®.
If you’re looking for more tips on how to reduce expenses, increase efficiency and create lasting relationships with high-quality carriers and shippers, check out our April 2020 Monthly Blog Roundup for Brokers.
To learn more about Trucker Tools’ real-time visibility platform and game-changing Book It Now®, schedule a demo with our sales team.