Solutions for Shippers
Take uncertainty out of transportation
- Cost management
- Network design
- RFP preparation and evaluation
- Performance benchmarking
- Routing guide optimization
Need a better way to manage transportation costs?
Compare your freight spend with the broader market using the deepest, broadest and most accurate data in the industry.
Freight spend analysis
Compare your costs to the overall transportation market, with deep insights that are relevant to your business.
Identify cost savings opportunities
Analyse spot premium risks
Enable flexible budget strategies
Maximize Your Mini-Bids
Annual transportation procurement events have never been the most popular time of year for supply chain professionals. For many, the request for proposal (RFP) process is seen as a costly, time-consuming and personnel draining endeavor, managed with spreadsheets and incomplete insights.
Need to build a strong carrier network?
Efficient analysis at scale to find opportunities to optimize operations.
Find capacity that fits your network and budget requirements.
Compare current costs to market benchmarks to identify potential cost savings
Identify carriers you can rely on to deliver quality service
Streamline the annual or mini-bid RFP process by eliminating time-consuming manual analysis
Save hours normally spent reviewing historical reports on network costs
Want to optimize your transportation network design?
Expand or adjust your supply chain with clear insights into costs and performance.
Get comprehensive historical and forecast data on new lanes in your network, plus insights into carriers active on those lanes.
Network cost analysis
Complete freight rates data
Identify new sources of capacity
Want to build a better RFP process?
Save time and money when preparing RFPs and evaluating bids.
With comprehensive analytics from DAT iQ, you can prepare RFPs in a fraction of the time and award bids with confidence.
Pinpoint underperforming carriers and lanes
Identify spot premium risks
See historical and forecasted rates
How does your transportation network compare to the market?
Get a single source of truth with our accurate freight analytics.
Our easy-to-use dashboards provide a full view of the freight marketplace, so you can align with leadership and finance.
Compare costs to broader market
Easy reporting for executive stakeholders
Anticipate market shifts
What our customers are saying
“Our procurement and logistics organization relies on DAT iQ as one of several inputs to support how we make multi-million dollar decisions regarding carrier volume allocations in our freight network... When we run full network bids, evaluate carrier rate increase requests, or prepare executive reports, DAT iQ helps us know whether we are tracking with the broader market in each region we operate.”
- Quentin Wedan, Senior Manager of Supply Chain Sourcing, Danone North America
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