While our prospect is looking for Yard Management System / Transportation Management System. Below some company in their search.
Transportation Management, Yard Management – for Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) companies.
First, this company from India – Inspirage – offer an Oracle Transportation System, the website did not disclose this product at all, strange. I guess it is an on-premise solution, and Oracle based (they name explained itself!).
Second, this American company – Transporeon, as suggested with their brand, they offer transportation management. Their website has cool write up and videos on their product. SaaS model Tansportation Management.
Here’s who they are and what they do:
Another integral part within Supply Chain Management – Transportation Management
For Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) – it is competitive, it is perishable, it is fast moving.
The manufacturer might have 1 central location to produce CPG, and distribute to all destination in the country. A central location to manage the recipe, raw material, quality control, audit, etc.
The finished goods (CPG) needs to deliver to few distribution channel – few regions in the country, before they can go to market, and sometimes receive market feedback / returns. If one of these process get disturbed, it could impact the organizations’ bottom line.
These external factor : Truck failure, Shipment Hold.
- Production & central warehouse have to hold on to its goods.
- Distribution channels are crying for stock.
- Unable to meet its deadline, consumer opt for other brands.
- Goods were held in warehouse for more than 2 days, warehouse run out of storage space..
N i g h t m a r e .