Maximize Your Margins with Better Data and Better Deals

Proactively manage your supply chain to save more money and time.

Challenges Facing Shippers

  • Insufficient data to identify savings opportunities
  • Difficulty in management of transportation partners
  • Limited ability to monitor performance benchmarking
  • Lack of visibility to justify decision-making

What's the SONAR ROI?

Use our calculator to find out.

By increasing the number of loaded miles per day your drivers drive by 1% and your rate per mile by $0.03 you will make more per week #WithSONAR.

#WithSONAR you can save up to per week through better bid negotiations and more effective management of your routing guide.

#WithSonar you can add 1 more load per person each day and increase $5 margin per load, earning your company an extra per week.

Disclaimer: Every company’s circumstances are unique. Fixed and variable expenses, market conditions and operational factors vary. Unforeseen events may also affect results. Calculated potential results reflect the consensus expectation of FreightWaves’ experts. Actual results may vary.

SONAR Data Intelligence for Shippers

SONAR’s data intelligence benefits shippers in all modes of transportation. Tackle day-to-day business decisions with more confidence. SONAR’s best-in-class data and analytics help shippers monitor carrier networks to optimize transportation spend and improve operational performance. Utilize SONAR data intelligence to develop a more accurate and dependable supply chain strategy and forecast disruption. Stay on top of supply and demand dynamics across all modes of transportation.

Improve Spending with High-Frequency Market Data

Historical and contract load tender data is a necessary part of shipping technology in the modern age. Shippers and LSPs can gain a strategic advantage with the right freight platform to drive growth through the use of robust, dynamic, and comprehensive 3rd party data.

SONAR offers users the newest freight data, collected at the point of booking, to provide end-to-end visibility into performance and cost.

  • Unlock contract rates paid out to carriers from freight invoices collected every night
  • Quickly calculate sell rates based on user-driven margin calculations to show all-in buy and sell rates
  • Access day of tender rate data from leading freight brokers

Mitigate Risk and Find Cost-Savings

The SONAR freight data intelligence platform equips shippers with actionable insights to make data-informed decisions – despite supply chain disruptions.

  • Utilize carrier invoice data to provide benchmark rates in over 700,000 lanes
  • Access FreightWaves’ tender data to measure compliance and capacity conditions
  • Use lane data summaries to categorize the biggest risks and opportunities

Supply Chain Data and Visualizations

Gain visibility of your operations with a clearer picture of your freight, carriers, and performance.

Summary View

Summary View provides a control-tower-level dashboard of all uploaded lanes and summarizes:

  • Potential freight savings
  • Load count
  • Carbon footprint
  • Miles

Opportunity View

Opportunity View outlines total freight spend risks and opportunities:

  • Highlights lanes with favorable capacity conditions
  • Pinpoints lanes contracted at higher or lower than market average rates
  • Identifies “quick win” options

Want to know how you can use SONAR SCI to improve on-time in-full metrics and increase tender acceptance?

Request a demo to talk with an expert.