ConnectShip, a leading provider of multi-carrier shipping software solutions, is excited to announce a strategic partnership with SMC³, a premier provider of less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation technology and solutions. This collaboration marks a significant milestone in the logistics industry, bringing together two industry leaders to offer enhanced LTL carrier support and streamline shipping operations for medium to enterprise businesses.
ConnectShip’s innovative shipping software solutions empower businesses to efficiently manage their shipping operations across multiple carriers, helping them reduce costs and improve customer satisfaction. With this new partnership, ConnectShip will leverage SMC³’s expertise and industry-leading LTL technology to further enhance its capabilities in the LTL shipping space.
“We are thrilled to partner with SMC³, a trusted name in the logistics solutions industry," said Bruce Sale, Director of Operations at ConnectShip. "This partnership is a testament to our commitment to providing our customers with the most comprehensive and efficient shipping solutions. By integrating SMC³'s LTL technology into our platform, we bring our customers the best mix of small package, mail, and LTL carriers into one solution."
SMC³ is widely recognized for its freight solutions that help shippers and logistics providers optimize their LTL shipping processes. Their extensive carrier base, robust API solutions, and accurate rating capabilities will now be accessible to ConnectShip users, offering them a competitive edge in the market. "We are excited to collaborate with ConnectShip to bring our industry-leading LTL technology solutions to their customer base," said Brian Thompson, Chief Commercial Officer at SMC³. "By combining the strengths of both companies, we are confident that businesses will experience greater efficiency, cost savings, and an optimized customer experience in their LTL shipping operations." Key benefits of the ConnectShip and SMC³ partnership include:
- Enhanced LTL Carrier Options: Users will gain access to an expanded network of LTL carriers, providing more choices and competitive rates for their shipments.
- Accurate Rating: SMC³'s precise rating technology will ensure that customers are charged the correct freight rates, reducing billing disputes and errors.
- Streamlined Operations: The integration of SMC³'s technology into the ConnectShip platform will simplify the entire shipping process by having one full-featured solution for LTL and small package shipments.
- Cost Savings: The partnership will help businesses reduce shipping costs and increase their overall efficiency, ultimately improving their bottom line.
ConnectShip and SMC³ are committed to delivering top-tier customer service and support throughout this partnership, ensuring a seamless experience for all users. Find more information about ConnectShip and its LTL shipping solutions.
Since 1980, ConnectShip has established itself as a leading provider of multi-carrier shipping software with a focus on simplifying complex shipping operations. Its on-premise and cloud solutions have been widely adopted by medium to enterprise businesses in any industry. ConnectShip solutions integrate with nearly any business system, such as warehouse management (WMS), transportation management (TMS), enterprise resource planning (ERP), order management, and e-commerce, using industry-standard interfaces to provide a centralized platform for managing shipping activities. ConnectShip solutions support a wide array of services, including mail, small package, LTL, and air freight, from carriers such as UPS, FedEx, DHL, USPS, and many others. With a comprehensive software suite, ConnectShip helps streamline shipping operations, optimize costs, and deliver exceptional customer service while empowering businesses with flexibility, efficiency, and control in their shipping processes.
SMC³ is a hub of expertise in the LTL arena. Fueled by heavyweight, analytical APIs, SMC³ delivers its core competency—LTL pricing expertise—through collaborative pricing technology that supports end-to-end, ongoing predictability in shipper/3PL-carrier relationships. Thousands of North American shippers, carriers, logistics service providers, and freight-payment companies rely on SMC³ ’s sophisticated LTL base rates, content, and expert bidding and planning tools to make the best business decisions, achieve higher returns on their transportation investment, and meet the dynamic demands of the market.