Oracle, Uber Freight Team for
May 15, 2020
The last few months have shown the
value that dynamic logistics operations can bring as organizations
respond to industry, market, and route changes to meet customer needs
and deliver on brand promises.
We’re working to further increase
flexibility and control for shippers around the world by partnering with
Uber Freight, a logistics platform with one of the world’s largest
digitally-enabled carrier networks, to help customers increase
efficiency and flexibility of operations so they can move their goods
with speed and confidence.
directly integrating Uber Freight with Oracle Transportation Management
Cloud, shippers can now take advantage of real-time pricing and
tendering capabilities as well as instant and reliable capacity, 24/7.
Real-time pricing enables shippers to seamlessly plan for and manage
their day-to-day operations, in addition to navigating fluctuating
demands such as seasonal overflow, exception management, new lanes, and
over-capacity. For example, a large American multinational consumer
products company now manages 30 percent of its freight through the Uber
Freight API integration into the Oracle Transportation Management Cloud,
and has been able to reduce total transportation costs by 5 percent.
“Today’s market is in constant flux and shippers need real-time
visibility into the market in order to make critical decisions about
their operations,” said Laurent Hautefeuille, head of business
development at Uber Freight. “We’re thrilled to have Oracle as an
innovation partner. By working closely with Oracle, we will enable our
shipper partners to manage changing capacity demands while maximizing
efficiency. Together, we’re creating a seamless freight marketplace with