Connect the dots of your operation with real-time visibility

Achieve true multimodal visibility, from one single platform.

Descartes MacroPoint offers you a clear real-time picture of your freight, shipping and third-party logistics operations, backed by exhaustive data and performance insights from our unrivaled global carrier network.

Your operations, visibly improved

Descartes MacroPoint makes managing your supply chain easier than ever—with more efficiency, less stress, and data you can trust to inform your decisions.

Stay ahead of the game

Knowing about potential issues further in advance allows for earlier contingency planning. No more late deliveries. No more detention fees. No more penalties.

Deliver beyond expectation

Simplified carrier tracking that drives down cost, and ramps up success.

Insights you won’t find elsewhere

As the freight visibility platform of choice, we have market-leading levels of carrier compliance. This translates into more detailed location data and load visibility for your operations.

One single source of truth

No more disjointed processes across multiple platforms and data sources. Aggregate all your data and communications into the same easy-to-use platform.

How it works

Getting started with Descartes MacroPoint is easy and seamless—no matter how complex your network, or how big your objectives. Our dedicated success teams make it simple.


Our load monitoring and tracking software lets you view, predict and communicate the status of any shipment, at any time, with a confidence grounded in data.

Real-time multimodal visibility

Across full truckload, LTL, rail, ocean, and parcel.

Precise location data and predictive ETAs

Manage by exception, overcome any obstacles and keep everything running on time.

Intelligent alerting

Dynamic updates inform you of changes as they occur, so you can proactively manage at-risk loads.

Higher levels of data integrity

Enhanced data insights mean enhanced management of carrier performance.

Powering a more connected supply chain

“Descartes MacroPoint delivers the customer service edge we were missing, eliminating manual track-and-trace with real-time shipment visibility.”

Truck in Desert

Robert Meehan

President & CEO, Direct Traffic Solutions

Instant carrier connectivity

Connection to our global network instantly brings you clearer, consolidated reporting.

Advanced automation

Slash your manual workload and put your resources to better use.

Cloud-powered integration

Connect with any major TMS platform, automate your tracking process and manage by exception.

Learn more about our enterprise solutions

Descartes MacroPoint is purpose built to provide end-to-end visibility through every stage of the transportation journey, all from a single provider.