DAT Product News

He Who Knows the Rates Wins
He Who Knows the Rates Wins

<p>When a shipper calls and wants to know if you can arrange to move a load, you need to have reliable pricing information at your fingertips. See what new features DAT Solutions has added to its freight rating product DAT RateView that will help you make pricing decisions faster and easier. p/</p>

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How to Make Your Dispatch Team More Efficient
How to Make Your Dispatch Team More Efficient

Ever called on a load and found out that your fellow dispatcher already called about it? DAT Power is the only load board in the trucking industry with search tools for groups, which means that you can eliminate that redundant effort.

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Track Loads Using Drivers’ Cell Phones
Track Loads Using Drivers’ Cell Phones

Freight brokers know that their ability to track loads gives them a competitive advantage. The only problem is that not all carriers have tracking devices. There are tracking apps for smart phones, but fewer than 40 percent of drivers have smart phones. Now there's a solution.

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"Swarming" Your Carriers?
"Swarming" Your Carriers?

<p>img class=blog_preview_image_left src=https://www.dat.com/site/assets/media/blog/2015/03/power-pop-up-with-bubbles-blog1.pngYou need to find a truck and you need it NOW. Everyone on your team pitches in, frantically searching the load boards. When you’re working in groups, “swarming” is common. Now, there’s a tool that can keep you and your co-workers from duplicating efforts and calling on the same truck—and it's only available to DAT customers./p</p>

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3 Ways to Better Paying Loads
3 Ways to Better Paying Loads

Now more than ever, speed matters when it comes to finding the best loads. The new web-based version of DAT Power shows loads in real time, meaning loads are added to the search results the second they're added. Completely redesigned from the ground up, the load board will allow you to work more efficiently, whether you're filling one truck or 100. See how you can start using it today.

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New Load Board "Puts Everything at My Fingertips" — Fast
New Load Board "Puts Everything at My Fingertips" — Fast

<p>The new, web-based version of DAT Power sets a new standard for load boards: it delivers results faster, reduces keystrokes, and remembers your previous actions, so you can do more in less time. Completely redesigned from the ground up, the load board will help you move more freight and get an edge on your competition. See how you can start using it today — or to get it if you don’t have it.</p>

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Gain Speed and Efficiency Using New Version of Load Board
Gain Speed and Efficiency Using New Version of Load Board

A new web-based version of our popular DAT Power load board is now available. Completely redesigned from the ground up, the load board will help you search for trucks and post loads faster, so you can move more freight and get an edge on your competition. See how you can start using the new version today—or to get it if you don’t have it.

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Find Loads on the Go
Find Loads on the Go

The best-paying loads don’t stay available for long, so you can’t always wait until you’re in front of a computer to find them. Luckily, DAT has plenty of options to keep you connected while you’re on the move.

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New Email Alert Notifies You When Your Company is Reviewed
New Email Alert Notifies You When Your Company is Reviewed

Based on customer feedback, we’ve added a new feature to Company Reviews that sends you an email alert when your company is reviewed in the DAT Directory. This will allow you to either congratulate your team for a job well done, or fix a problem early on. The email alert will tell you who wrote the review, the company the reviewer works for, the rating, and the subject line of the review. If your company has multiple offices, it will also tell you what office has been reviewed.

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Turbocharge Your TMS by Integrating DAT Products
Turbocharge Your TMS by Integrating DAT Products

If you’re already using transportation management software (TMS), you know how it improves efficiency and speeds up common tasks involved in running a brokerage./p What you may not know is how much more productive you could be by integrating load boards and other essential functions into your TMS. Even brokers who use sophisticated TMS systems often spend much of their day in other software programs and websites: posting loads on load boards, verifying carrier’s qualifications, or researching rates.

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