Supply chain intelligence you can’t manage without

In the transportation and logistics industry, you need up-to-the-minute knowledge of how your operations are moving, and the software capabilities to keep them on schedule.

As the most trusted real-time freight visibility platform and carrier capacity network on the market, Descartes MacroPoint gives you the live supply chain intel you need to predict outcomes, manage exceptions, win customers, and exceed their expectations.

Solving your biggest challenges

Be proactive, not reactive

With real-time freight visibility and precise ETAs, you can proactively work around delays and disruptions, and keep loads moving on schedule. This means more satisfied customers, more efficient operations, and a more profitable business.

Have a system people trust

Trust is key in any relationship, and more carriers trust Descartes MacroPoint than any other visibility platform. So no matter how challenging your load, we can connect you to a carrier that’s happy to work with you, and is the right fit for your requirements.

Slash transportation costs

Having a real-time understanding of your shipments not only reduces the risks of carrier detention and missed deliveries, but also the costs that come with them. Plus, greater operational efficiency means reduced transportation costs overall.

Eliminate manual processes

Time-consuming processes and disparate systems restrict growth. MacroPoint connects your processes, consolidates your data, and automates communication for both carriers and customers. So you can keep headcount down, and productivity up.

Become the broker of choice

With MacroPoint’s various carrier connectivity options, there is the right option for any carrier, regardless of size, capability, or geography.

Learn more about our
end-to-end transportation visibility solutions

See how transforming your freight tech will improve productivity and profits for logistics-intensive businesses

With Descartes MacroPoint

One provider, one platform, one process

All your logistics data and visibility processes: consolidated, consistent and manageable from one platform.

Unrivaled accuracy

Market-leading data quality gives you a clearer picture of performance.

Making you more productive, at every level

Improved labor planning, automation and spending allocation mean all your efforts go further.

Enhanced contingency planning and exception management

Identify and mitigate issues in advance with complete visibility and predictive ETAs.

Our features for the transportation & logistics industry

Real -Time Visibility Platform

Capacity Sourcing

Ocean Visibility

Analytics & Intelligence

Workflow Automation

Best Dedicated Solutions Success Story

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“The enhanced visibility provided by Descartes MacroPoint has contributed to our ability to provide a superior customer experience. This has also been a huge time saver. In fact, the productive time we have gained by automating tracking efforts is equivalent to the time of at least two employees. Real-time visibility allows our team to spend more time sourcing drivers and building relationships to serve our customers more efficiently.”

Jennifer Greenhill

Senior Operations Manager, BDS