Transportation Management System (TMS): Benefits for All Users

Finding a transportation management system (TMS) with features that have the largest impact on freight movement is of the utmost importance to everyone in the lifecycle of a load. Trucking companies, dispatchers as well as drivers all need a system that is able to simplify and streamline their workloads. Honing in on how to maximize asset utilization, increase visibility and control, and simplify processes is a priority for all of the players in load management. 

Below are some of the valuable benefits of a great TMS: 

  • Expand your business by focusing on growth opportunities
  • Maximize revenue per truck and move more freight by monetizing underutilized capacity
  • Reduce operating overhead across business by optimizing workflows
  • Minimize loss of revenue with various proof-of-delivery features
  • Easily integrate all your software in one place

Increase Visibility and Control
  • Save time, eliminate paper, decrease calls and focus on driver management and retention
  • Maximize underutilized space and fulfillment capabilities
  • Expand and manage your carriers by setting priorities and let Magnus auto-broker loads
  • Manage trucks, drivers, and loads through an intuitive dashboard with actionable insights
  • Reduce disruptions and minimize the need to be reactive using predictive business intelligence

Simplify Processes
  • Save time and effort with tools that manage payroll, scheduling, and workflow in an intuitive mobile app
  • Maximize earning potential with less downtime and more loaded miles
  • Communicate easily with dispatch during all points of the load movement¬†


A transportation management system should benefit all of the users in the fulfillment of load delivery. The technology that enables that fulfillment is able to maximize asset utilization, increase visibility and control as well as simplify processes.

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About Magnus

Magnus Technologies is a trucking logistics management service company that is designed to help trucking companies improve their operations and maximize their revenue by employing the best technology solutions. Formerly Viridian TransVision, in 2016 logistics and enterprise industry veterans rebranded and expanded their offerings to create Magnus, a common carrier and brokerage software solution. The Magnus Carrier TMS, in conjunction with the mobile Magnus Driver App (MDA), provides a complete end-to-end dispatching solution that automates and simplifies the creation, fulfillment, and settlement of transportation orders. The Magnus platform seamlessly integrates with ELD, EDI and legacy applications with a full suite of APIs to assist in managing multiple disparate apps.