Gartner Research

Key Considerations When Selecting a Freight Forwarding Transportation Management Solution

Published: 17 July 2019

ID: G00385351

Analyst(s): Oscar Sanchez Duran , William McNeill


Digitalization of freight forwarders is being enabled by newer transportation management systems providing the core functions to their IT landscape. Supply chain technology leaders focused on freight forwarding can use this research to identify their key TMS capabilities.

Table Of Contents


  • Evaluate TMS Connectivity Capabilities That Could Bring Further Benefits to the Organization
  • Improve Processes, Data Quality and Compliance by Leveraging Workflow Design and Compliance Capabilities
  • Evaluate the Consolidating Capabilities Offered by a TMS for Freight Forwarders
  • Align the Invoicing Capabilities Offered by the TMS to Consider the Country‚Äôs Billing Regulations, Legal Requirements and Global Trends
    • North America
    • Central and South America
    • Europe
    • Asia/Pacific

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