Resources

Transform your operations with actionable insights. Our resources go deeper into the world of transportation and logistics; exploring industry trends, providing business tips and tricks, outlining best practices and reviewing customer successes.

Webinar

Making the Move to TMW.Suite

Please join us to review the process for transitioning from TMWSuite to TMW.Suite including a brief demonstration of TMW Operations in action. 

This webinar covers:

  • What is the process and requirements to transition from TMWSuite to TMW.Suite
  • What are the new features available in TMW.Suite
  • What are the advantages of using TMW.Suite
Customer Success Story
Learn how Advance Packaging used software from Trimble for better accuracy in forecasting miles and delivery schedules.
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Better Interaction With Customers and Partners Through Technology

Do you need better ways to connect with customers and partners? The right technology can help you interact with customers throughout the order process and keep your vendors updated.

Learn how to use the powerful TM4Web tool to interact with customers, agents and vendors that allows them to access view and update key data directly from the system.

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Zone-Based Routing

Do you want to enjoy the benefits of dynamic routing in an environment which you assign drivers or a set of assets to geographic regions? Zone-based routing can help you achieve the maximum efficiency within your operations when your business requires drivers and assets to be assigned within parameters that you, the user, determine. The DirectRoute application utilizes your user-defined delivery zones, assigning dynamic customer files to geographic areas automatically and then building efficient routes within those zones.

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Engineer Your Freight Network to Increase Margin and Profitability

By using smart math to calculate the true value of your customers and lanes, you can better engineer your freight network for optimized margin and profit.

As capacity tightens, it is increasingly important to optimize your overall network and choose the customers with whom you want to align, otherwise you're missing an opportunity to be strategic about engineering your freight network.

Customer Success Story
Learn how Bison Diversified used software and solutions from Trimble to improve its transportation management. Read the case study results.
Is There a Blind Spot in Your LTL Operations?
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Is There a Blind Spot in Your LTL Operations?

Few other transportation work environments can match a busy cross-dock operation for pure frenetic energy. Add a paper-based process to the controlled chaos and you have a recipe that could lead to costly errors and dissatisfied customers. Enter cross-dock process automation.

Adding automation to your process helps to streamline dock operations, minimize shipping errors and reduce lost revenue associated with incorrect weights, dimensions, and OS&D saving you time, money, and hassles.

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ELD Compliance: Are You Heading Down a One-Way Street?
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ELD Compliance: Are You Heading Down a One-Way Street?

The deadline for compliance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s ELD mandate is fast approaching.  For companies rushing to comply with this new rule, there are two approaches: one allows companies to do no more than meet the government’s minimal requirements; the other empowers your fleet to achieve greater efficiency and cost savings.

Discover how making a smart choice in selecting your ELDs can minimize your hardware investment cost and improve delivery operations.

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Making the Move to Omni-Channel Freight Service

Online retail is having a profound effect on the traditional supply chain. Freight carriers are experiencing changes in delivery volume and frequency, as well as an increased demand for residential delivery. With these changes come a greater demand for customer visibility of delivery status. As a result, more carriers are faced with the challenge of rethinking their delivery models.  They are broadening the scope of their services to include final mile delivery. 

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The Future of Freight Supply Chain

The insights to be found in data are critical to the transportation industry. Are you ready for how data will impact the future of the freight supply chain?

Integration of myriad data sources in the environment is not only allowing real-time prediction of goods movement from source to consumption to recycle, but will lead to increasing automation within the supply chain.