Freight Shipping

Varsity offers a powerful freight shipping solution for LTL, Truckload and Rail shipments within North America. Exclusively designed for the IBM AS/400 Varsity’s freight solution automates the complicated tasks, LTL rating, shipment planning, carrier selection, mode selection, shipment documentation and confirmation, and even freight audit and payment.

Varsity’s Supply Chain Execution Modules for Freight:

ShipSoft-Freight

ShipSoft-Freight is a multi-modal rating engine and shipping solution for freight shippers who ship within North America. It simplifies the outbound shipping process for LTL, Truckload and Rail shipments because it provides one platform for all shipments, and selects the optimal rate, carrier, and mode. It also supports the generation of Bills of Lading (including VICS), LTL labels, and LTL manifesting. Learn more.

FreightPlan™

FreightPlan automates the pre-shipment load planning process for inbound and outbound freight. FreightPlan enables ShipSoft-Freight users to do dynamic load building and order consolidation, produce recommended shipping plans, and perform online review and acceptance of load plans. Working with user-defined parameters, FreightPlan incorporates customer delivery requirements to reduce transportation costs, support customer service standards, and enhance productivity. It also ensures the most effective route is chosen to deliver shipments as efficiently as possible.Learn more.

FreightAudit

FreightAudit is a carrier invoice auditing and payment solution for ShipSoft-Freight users. FreightAudit provides automatic freight bill processing and audit capabilities for LTL, Truckload and Rail shipments. It audits hard copy and EDI freight bills from carriers, enables self-invoicing, supports freight cost allocation and accrual reporting, and provides historical reporting. Learn more.

ShipSelect

ShipSelect is a complex carrier selection tool that goes beyond the traditional lowest cost or fastest delivery criteria. ShipSelect evaluates carrier options and selects the optimal carrier for each shipment based on user-defined, weighted criteria such as: cost, preference, transit time, past performance, mode selection and service type. Learn more.

Benefits

  • Flexible, modular solution allows freight shippers to select only the functionality they require
  • Reduces labor by applying business rules to custom tariffs and shipment information for optimal carrier and mode selection
  • Shrinks overall shipping expenses through automation of the freight audit process

8 Great Reasons

To Consolidate PC-Based Shipping/TMS on the AS/400 Platform

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Many companies in manufacturing, wholesale, or retail already use the AS/400 to integrate most mission critical enterprise data and business processes… Continue reading and learn why and how many companies are finding success with the AS/400 platform.

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