Optimize Cost and Service with SMC³ LTL APIs
Instant visibility and increased efficiency from the cloud
Innovative carriers use the SMC³ Platform to manage LTL rating and transit information across all customers with one solution. The Platform includes a wide range of transportation services and enables carriers to choose the right fit based on their specific needs to increase responsiveness and lower cost per shipment.
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 APIs.
SMC³ Execution and Visibility LTL APIs:
- Gain complete visibility to spot market pricing from an array of carriers with volume LTL pricing. To learn more, download the infographic.
- Integrate directly to freight transportation carriers and enable real-time shipment communications that ensure an orchestrated process between shipment dispatch, status and documents.
- Go beyond simple connectivity to automate workflows and provide event-based notifications.
- Bring order to various carrier terminologies by standardizing vocabulary across status codes and document types.
- Empower carriers and their customers with:
- Orchestrated dispatch
- Streamlined workflows
- Automatic shipment status
- Real-time shipment visibility
- Proactive response
- Instant proof of delivery
This all adds up to reduced administrative burden and the more efficient use of hardware, software and, most important, human capital.
By offering best-in-class LTL solutions encompassing API technology, price benchmarking, bid management, rating, transit-time and audit, the SMC³ Platform is the most flexible and comprehensive technology solution to optimize cost and service.