Transportation Management Systems
S3 Group has an in-depth knowledge and understanding of what it takes to effectively implement modern transportation management systems. With extensive experience and a proven track record of success, we provide superior operational design solutions as well as industry leading technological support.
Our teams draw upon years of experience with multiple platforms such as Manhattan Associates’ Warehouse Management System, SAP Retail, SAP AFS, JDA and JDEdwards to evaluate your operations and develop a best-fit solution to ensure that your TMS provides for:
- Planning and decision making – TMS will define the most efficient transport schemes according to your parameters, which will have a lower or higher importance according to your business policies: transport cost, shorter lead-time, fewest stops possible to ensure quality, etc.
- Transportation Execution – TMS will allow for the execution of the transportation plan such as carrier rate acceptance, carrier dispatching, EDI, etc.
- Transport follow-up – TMS will allow following physical or administrative operations regarding transportation: traceability of transport event by event, editing of reception, invoicing and booking documents, sending of transport alerts
- Measurement – TMS will provide logistical key performance indicators and reporting functions for transport.
With a properly designed and implemented Transportation Management System, your business will be well equipped to excel in the face of the transportation challenges of globalization, volatile energy prices, and governmental regulation.