SAP Transportation Management (SAP TM) as a component of the Supply Chain Execution Platform (SAP SCE) is currently the most advanced transport management software solution on the market. It helps companies to handle goods traffic efficiently, quickly, and accurately. SAP TM addresses the requirements of logistics service providers, carriers, and shippers. SAP Transportation Management supports all transport processes, from planning, consolidation and optimization up to execution and invoicing in an cross-industry, holistic solution. SAP TM integrates seamlessly into other business processes (e.g. integration with SAP EWM and EM) and thanks to web-based portals and B2B interfaces it enables collaboration with external business partners and process participants.
Freight procurement and sales are decisive competitive factors in supply chain management. Low transportation costs and the securing of reliable transport services are playing an ever-greater role for shippers and logistics service providers. SAP TM supports you to predict future transportation requirements and to negotiate optimized freight rates with customers, trucking companies and logistics service providers.