Uber Freight Unveils Revamped TMS, Procurement, and AI Integration

Uber Freight's latest innovations include a revamped TMS, a game-changing procurement tool, and deep AI integration that's turning heads.

Uber Freight Unveils Revamped TMS, Procurement, and AI Integration
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Uber Freight is doubling down on technology. At its Deliver user conference in San Diego, CEO Lior Ron unveiled a suite of advanced tech products fueled by its acquisition and integration of Transplace in 2021.

Here's what you need to know:

Updated TMS from Uber Freight:

  • Uber Freight has updated its Transportation Management System (TMS) for a more streamlined experience.
  • The interface is designed to be user-friendly, providing comprehensive visibility throughout the supply chain.
  • It now integrates views from air, ocean, and rail logistics without any hitches.
  • A new "control tower" feature provides enhanced insights into operations.

Uber Freight Exchange's New Offerings:

  • The standalone software-as-a-service solution aims to simplify procurement.
  • The platform is intended to reduce reliance on lengthy RFP processes and yearly contracts.
  • It's now more accessible for both shippers and carriers.
  • Functionalities have been expanded to include easy contract management, mini bids, and spot auctions.

AI-Powered Solutions:

  • Uber Freight is pivoting towards an AI-centric approach in its operations.
  • Their Insights AI uses advanced language models to derive insights from data.
  • New features focus on improved ETA predictions and bolstered customer support through AI.
  • There's a notable effort in utilizing Generative AI to enhance productivity and explore possibilities in autonomous freight transport.

Uber Freight's strategic direction appears focused on solidifying its position as a comprehensive enterprise software provider for shippers and carriers worldwide. These updates could potentially enhance operational efficiency and provide deeper insights into the logistics sector.

Source: FreightWaves

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