Using TMS to SEE Your Supply Chain

Complete visibility in your supply chain enables you to reduce risk and increase productivity. There are two different forms of visibility that we bring to you. The first is visibility to inbound and outbound shipments. The second is visibility into reporting, KPI measures and the effects your decisions have on your supply chain. Once you have visibility to your inbound shipments, you avoid being surprised by an unexpected shipment. This allows you to accurately manage inventory levels, production and labor, which ultimately maximizes productivity. Visibility to outbound shipments allows you to keep sales, customer services, customers and other concerned parties in the loop. By adding a factor of accountability, visibility can also improve carrier service.

For more, read this article focusing on the critical nature of visibility within the supply chain and how increased visibility can lead to supply chain excellence.