Find out how eSOFS™ can help support this year's ocean tender
We offer a comprehensive and innovative range of logistics management solutions powered by the cutting-edge technology and the latest market insights.
We support logistics management and freight procurement teams within global manufacturers and retailers with market-leading ocean freight procurement and freight cost benchmarking solutions. This niche capability is delivered by our highly experienced supply chains practice team and is supported by proven methodologies, cutting-edge technology and some of the most comprehensive and robust information resources available in today's market.
By combining up-to-the-moment market insights, with the latest technology and tailored advisory services we help logistics and ocean freight procurement teams realise cost saving, performance and productivity improvement. In short, our team has the industry experience and technical expertise to help you negotiate complex network optimisation, ocean freight tendering and provider management processes.
If you're uncertain whether your tendering process is delivering results for your organisation, or if you're achieving the most favourable contract terms or competitive rates through the tendering process, or simply wonder if your carriers are delivering the levels of service you’re paying for - come and talk to us and we'll help put you in the picture.
Drewry and Freightender announce they have entered a value-add partnership, combining Drewry’s industry leading ocean freight cost benchmarking and procurement support services with Freightender’s cloud-based, next generation procurement technology platform.
Drewry is pleased to announce a series of enhancements to its spot market and contract ocean freight rate benchmarking services and new participation milestones in its flagship, ocean freight cost comparison service, Benchmarking Club.
Feb 21: A global food manufacturer was seeking to create a central contract management business unit, and standardise logistics contracts and logistic service provider management (LSP) in Northern Europe, initially across 8 LSPs.
Our advisory assignments cover a broad spectrum of commercial issues – from freight rate benchmarking and ocean freight procurement support to network analysis, planning and supply chain optimisation. Our ability to field multi-disciplinary expertise and experience enables us to effectively address your specific commercial requirements, either working alongside client personnel or remotely.
Mastercard wanted to evaluate the readiness of the container freight industry to adopt a value proposition for procure-to-pay automation that would incorporate core Mastercard benefits such as payment guarantees.
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Customised Real Time Benchmarking ·
Latest release 01 Apr 2021
How do your container shipping costs compare with your peers...? Our Benchmarking Club allows participating members to confidentially benchmark their contract shipping costs against their peers based on genuine, shipper-only, buy rate comparisons. Combine benchmarks and market intelligence with unique rate forecasts to maximise your procurement results.