Consignor provides you with an overview of your costs
Get a complete overview of all your shipping costs with return data, reports and invoice control.
- Consignor receives return data from the carriers. This can include freight rates, shipping volume, weight etc.
- Choose between different reports in Consignor Portal to get the best overview of your shipping costs.
- Invoice control in Consignor Portal visualizes deviations between expected freight rates and invoiced freight rates.
- Get an overview of your shipping costs.
- Avoid mis- or overbilling.
- Save money on freight.
- Negotiate freight rates with your carriers.
- Avoid shipping methods that don’t suit your shipment.
Keep track of costs with return data
Consignor collects return data from your carriers. These return data can e.g. be the invoiced rate per shipment from the carrier. You can use these return data from your carrier to compare with your own data to see if e.g. the carrier’s rates are correct. You can subsequently evaluate the deviations through invoice control reporting. The invoice report in Consignor Portal helps you with this.
Invoice control visualize deviations
Through the reports in Consignor Portal you can keep an eye on the freight rates from your carriers in the invoice report. The invoice report visualizes deviations between expected freight rates and your carrier’s freight rates. All calculations is based on your individual agreement with your carrier. This way it’s easy for you to stay cost conscious, as you are able to check if you are being billed as expected. The invoice report along side with other reports such as the statistics report work as a great basis for you to negotiate freight rates with your carrier. Read more about what you can use the other reports in Consignor Portal to here.
Softlogs Invoice Management
Softlogs Invoice Management is an enhanced freight cost module embedded directly into Consignor Portal. The module is delivered by Softlogs and it enables you to get complete economic control of all your freight expences. Based on customer specific KPI’s all transport costs related to customers and products are analyzed to give you advanced reports for strategic decision making. This is a comprehensive solution where Softlogs provides an advanced economic transport analysis services related to e.g. administration of freight agreements and follow up on invoice deviations.
If you want to know more about Softlogs Invoice Management and how you can benefit from it directly in Consignor Portal, please get in touch with our strategic partner Softlogs.
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