Descartes offers solid optimized planning, consolidation and tendering capabilities based upon over 25 years of proven experience. Descartes has used this expertise to develop our proprietary multi-stop, aggregation, and pooling optimization functionality to help you determine the right consolidation options to reduce freight spend while meeting service requirements. Our fast and efficient planning algorithms in our software take minutes, not hours, to run, keeping your logistics operations focused on keeping the warehouse picking and the freight moving. Using a settings-based approach, optimization and consolidation configuration are straightforward to understand and adjust. In addition, because of its integration to the Descartes Global Logistics Network™ (Descartes GLN™), the connectivity to carriers and trading partners required to electronically execute shipments can be readily available through pre-existing network connections.
Descartes supply chain solutions address specific planning and benefit driven execution capabilities across modes: