Combined with other DAT services, DAT Broker TMS provides all the functionality you need to run your freight brokerage efficiently and is built to scale with you as your business grows.
In the fast-paced world of logistics, you only have a few minutes to cover, or lose, a load. No matter the kind of freight you’re looking to ship, our TMS software for freight brokers will help you find the right truck at the right price. When fully-integrated with DAT's network of more 1.3 million trucks, you'll have the critical information you need at your fingertips, you won’t have to worry about capacity.
Our TMS software for brokers, paired with DAT OnTime, provides visibility into the location and status of all your loads, which we support with simple and transparent load tracking services for as little as $1 per load. Keep your customers and carriers updated with automated emails and tracking information available on your website 24/7.
Our TMS software provides a single, seamless platform that takes end to end load management a breeze. It starts with rapid order entry and one-click load posting. When you need to find capacity, our intelligent truck searches, instant onboarding, dispatch, and rate confirmations help you book freight fast. Next, you can initiate load tracking with a single click, and receive automatic check calls. Upon delivery, email invoices and BOL's with just a few clicks.
As technology has become integrated into everyday operations, more freight brokers are adopting transportation management systems (TMS) to keep up with the competition. Freight broker software is designed to reduce backend office costs by centralizing and streamlining the logistical processes in brokering freight. That way, you can save time when searching for capacity and focus more on growing your business.
Yes! DAT Broker TMS includes tools for generating custom reports that can provide valuable insights into how the different aspects of your business are performing. If your business is strong in some areas but could use improvement in others, having the right freight broker TMS software can help. DAT Broker TMS makes it easy to examine profitability and carrier on-time performance with detailed reporting so that you can develop strategic plans for fortifying your business. Discover the best TMS software for brokers — with access to our comprehensive load boards, carrier monitoring tools, and more.
It can! DAT Broker TMS includes accounting functionality designed to make keeping track of your cash flow as simple as possible. You can rest easy knowing that every load will be automatically billed and that you only have to input data one time. DAT Broker TMS software takes care of the rest, allowing you to send invoices, review operational data, and pay your carriers quickly and efficiently, while keeping your historical financial data organized and secure.
One of our clients, Carrier Services of Tennessee, was hit hard during the recession of 2008 and was forced to lay off more than half of its broker staff. However, using DAT Broker TMS to streamline its operations allowed the company to double its revenue and weather tough financial times, even while short staffed. You can learn more here.
The saying goes that a picture’s worth a thousand words — so demoing our TMS software is probably worth even more than that! Once you get a feel for how our entire platform is built to help your logistical processes and operational back end, we think we’ll win you over. You can also visit our YouTube channel for demonstrations of how DAT Broker TMS works and much more.
DAT specializes in providing operational and logistics technology for businesses all across the supply chain. Our load boards, for instance, are the biggest in the industry, with more than 887,000 new listings posted on average every business day. Our tools make it easier to run your business more efficiently so you can cut expenses and maximize profits. DAT Broker TMS is built using a modular design, which allows individual brokerages to customize the applications and services they want to adopt based on their specific needs. Our platform connects brokers with carriers on their preferred lanes — and gives you the tools to strategically grow your business.
DAT Broker TMS has helped brokerages big and small start and scale their logistics businesses. Want to learn more about what sets DAT apart from other TMS systems? Schedule a demo today.