These providers were recently named major players in the Transportation Management Systems (TMS) market for 2022 by analyst house Gartner, Inc. Our editors have compiled summaries for each of them.
Transportation management systems (TMS) are developed to integrate with shipping and procurement software capable of evaluating inbound and outbound orders, suggesting transformation solutions to users before selecting a provider, equipping users with shipment tracking tools, and more. Most companies will integrate transportation management systems into their supply chain suites and warehouse management software to improve demand and shipment forecasts.
Gartner recently named the following TMS providers Leaders in the 2022 version of its Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems. The report highlights and scores the top products in the TMS marketplace and identifies these four providers as being cornerstones in the space. To help you learn about these companies, our editors have put together a summary of each of their services. The list is organized alphabetically.
4 Major Players in Transportation Management Systems
Description: Blue Yonder is a global provider of digital supply chain and omnichannel commerce fulfillment services to retail, consumer, automotive, third-party logistics (3PL), and high-tech organizations. Blue Yonder’s TMS can help transportation planners and executives improve end-to-end visibility, optimize transportation costs, automate freight consolidations, streamline processes with AI-assisted planning tools, develop a digitally-enabled ecosystem, and more.
Description: Manhattan Associates is a global technology solution provider for companies in the retail, grocery, manufacturing, and wholesale distribution industries. Its Manhattan Active Transportation Management (TM) solution, included in its Manhattan Active Supply Chain product suite, provides its users with the tools they need to make their planning and execution processes faster, smarter, and more manageable. Capabilities cover warehouse management systems, order management, supplier enablement tools, an ROI calculator, and supply chain planning capabilities.
Description: Oracle’s TMS, Fusion Cloud Transportation Management Cloud, is part of its broader supply chain management suite and combines easy-to-use interfaces with capabilities to help companies streamline their logistics operations, optimize service levels, and reduce freight costs. The system is outfitted with fleet management, operational planning, machine learning, logistics network modeling, automated billing, a digital assistant, and other transportation management tools to help users drive operational excellence.
Description: SAP’s Transportation Management solution can help companies reduce transportation complexity, optimize logistics processes, and improve overall services by equipping users with the integrations, visibility, and control they need to manage their networks. With on-premise and cloud-based deployment options, interactive freight tendering tools, a collaborative user portal, and transportation and demand planning functionalities, SAP’s system is a viable solution for global and domestic companies across industries and transportation modes.