More TruckMate Intermodal, Customer Service Features

TransForum 2012 Attendees First To See New Software Developments

ORLANDO, FL--During the TransForum 2012 User Conference and Exhibition this week, Trimble Transportation® announced significant new product capabilities available for customers of its TruckMate® transportation management software. The new or enhanced modules address improved customer service, more efficient intermodal and multi-modal operations and warehouse management capabilities. The new developments are featured during the company's annual User Conference for all TMW customers, TransForum 2012, held at The Peabody Orlando in Orlando, Florida.

Key products introduced or significantly enhanced for TruckMate 2012 are:

  • TruckMate CRM-a customer relationship management module integrated with TruckMate transportation management software to improve visibility to customer and prospect information; supports efficiencies in sales, quote generation, customer service and backhaul solicitation
  • Warehouse Management-an integrated module designed for the administration of basic public warehousing services, supporting product location tracking, FIFO/LIFO options, storage billing and freight manifesting with TruckMate
  • Multimode Dispatch-this highly anticipated shipment planning and execution module for TruckMate is now available in general release, featuring extensively revised integrations to TMW's Cross-dock Handheld, TMW D2Link®, and Appian DirectRoute
  • Cross-dock Handheld application-streamlined user interface, new features and improved capabilities to support cross-dock operations such as order, pallet, or piece-level trailer loading and unloading; location tracking; order merging and splitting; yard and hostler management; and worker productivity statistics
  • Container Depot-building on TruckMate's strong intermodal business support, the Container Depot module has been upgraded for improved visibility to container status, gate in/out activities, yard locations and repair and maintenance exceptions

In addition to the TruckMate product, customers benefit from an extended portfolio of applications also available from TMW that support a wide range of transportation business needs.

For details about new TruckMate software capabilities and modules, please call 800.401.6682 or email: Information can also be requested through the company's website at

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