Increase Supply Chain Agility with SMC³ LTL APIs

Instant visibility and improved efficiency – all from the cloud

The SMC³ Platform is the underlying LTL fuel for transportation management systems and the single integration point for all carrier rate, transit and service information.

Designed to optimize the complete LTL shipment lifecycle, the SMC³ Platform combines the blazing speed and dependability of the industrial-strength Analytical APIs RateWare® XL and CarrierConnect® XL with carrier-integrated Execution and Visibility LTL APIs.

SMC³ Execution and Visibility LTL APIs:

  • Integrate directly to freight transportation carriers and enable real-time shipment communications to ensure an orchestrated process between dispatch, tracking and imaging.
  • Bring order to various carrier terminologies by standardizing vocabulary across status codes and document types.
  • Go beyond simple connectivity to deliver service orchestration, automate workflows and provide event-based notifications.
  • Empower users with:
    • Orchestrated dispatch
    • Streamlined workflows
    • Automatic shipment status
    • Real-time shipment visibility
    • Proactive response
    • Instant proof of delivery

Delivered through the proven SMC³ cloud – which handles millions of transactions every day – the SMC³ Platform allows customers to choose the level of LTL API computing power to match their business needs.

Learn how SMC³ Execution and Visibility APIs go beyond simple connectivity while providing real-time shipment communications:

SHIPPERS

Are you a manufacturer, retailer or other company that routinely ships goods?
Shippers Solutions

CARRIERS

Do you transport freight in North America?
Carriers Solutions

LOGISTICS SERVICE PROVIDERS

Are you a 3PL or other Logistics Service Provider (LSP)?
LSPs Solutions

TECHNOLOGY PROVIDERS

Do you provide ERP, TMS, or similar supply chain software or technology?
Tech Solutions
“SMC³ has a unique blend of carrier-integrated APIs that offer real-time shipment communication, and industrial-strength pricing and transit analyses that will enhance our LTL offerings and client experience”Mark Redini, Vice President of Sourcing
Echo Global Logistics

The SMC³ Platform

The Single Source for LTL Pricing and Transit Information

The SMC³ Platform empowers 3PLs and Shippers of any size to successfully navigate and optimize the LTL shipment arena. Choose the level of computing power based on your specific needs and operating environment with a technology platform offering the best of all worlds.