3PL Software

As a third-party logistics (3PL) provider, your customers trust you to be their supply chain expert. Your success hinges on your ability to meet their evolving expectations for experience, value, and efficiency. The Magaya Digital Freight Platform is the flexible, powerful foundation you need to excel at 3PL services.

As a third-party logistics company, you’ve got a lot on your plate.

After all, the success of so many other businesses is contingent on the services you provide.

When your customers choose to work with you for outsourced supply chain management services, it’s because you are the expert in warehouse operations, transportation, and distribution of goods.

They come to you for your ability to quickly and efficiently scale according to fluctuations in demand and other market conditions. That means that you need the right supply chain management software to support your business in optimizing the various steps in the supply chain and tailoring your services according to the diverse needs of your customers.

But, there are lots of options available on the third party logistics software market. It can be daunting to make a choice that will have such a colossal impact on your operations and your customers.

We get it. Keep reading to learn why so many leading third-party logistics companies trust Magaya as their logistics software provider of choice.

    Your Single Source for Modern Third-Party Logistics Management

    Third-party logistics companies come in many shapes and sizes, with different needs and service offerings. That’s why Magaya offers a suite of flexible, interoperable, and modular solutions that can adapt to many different operational needs.

    Whether your goal is to modernize and automate your warehouses or you want to set a strong technology foundation for your entire logistics operations, Magaya will work with you to deliver the best solution to meet your unique needs.

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    Freight Forwarding & WMS

    Magaya Supply Chain gives you the centralized visibility and process automation you need to compete in today’s competitive global logistics services market.

    With its built-in 3PL warehouse management system, you’ll work more collaboratively and efficiently than ever, delivering the fast ROI you need to grow your business in a single unified freight management solution.

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    Digital Forwarder Software

    Digital Customer Experience

    This branded online customer portal will give your 3PL business a unique competitive edge with self-service schedules, quotes, bookings, and reporting your customers will love.

    You’ll build customer loyalty with an easy-to-use online portal, and benefit from streamlined operational processes, improved productivity, reduced costs, and an exciting opportunity to grow your third-party logistics business.

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    Customs
    Compliance

    Magaya Customs Compliance, an ACE-certified ABI solution, provides the features freight forwarders need to automate your compliance workflows and put efficiency into overdrive.

    You’ll even receive alerts in real-time, enabling you to stay on top of important shipment updates to keep your cargo moving. Easily integrates with Magaya Supply Chain or with the transportation management system of your choice.

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    Rate Management

    Rate
    Management

    Magaya Rate Management is a modern rating and quoting solution that simplifies complex data allowing you to manage margins, surcharges, and spot rates, as well as file tariffs, respond to RFQs, and quote to your customers, all from a central control tower.

    Configurable to adapt to your needs, the solution easily integrates with Magaya Supply Chain or with the logistics system of your choice.

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    CRM Software for Logistics and Freight Forwarding

    CRM

    With Magaya CRM, all teams involved in acquiring, retaining, and managing customers have access to the same accurate information about contacts, accounts, opportunities, and more.

    This time-saving solution eliminates redundancies and fosters customer-centric collaboration across teams with greater visibility, streamlined quoting processes, and built-in business intelligence.

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    What makes Magaya the best 3PL software on the market?

    Because third-party logistics businesses offer such a broad array of services, the key to success is streamlining and centralizing operations to gain total, end-to-end visibility and control.

    As a complete solution for warehouse and shipping operations, accounting, tracking, connectivity, customer service, and compliance all in a single system, Magaya Supply Chain is the ideal management solution for 3PLs to run every part of the business efficiently.

    Magaya Supply Chain provides an integrated tool to enable 3PLs to fulfill orders, track inventory levels, manage warehousing, coordinate shipping and billing, and so much more!

    G2 Leader in Warehouse management software

    Do you have the right 3PL freight software to support your growth?

    From rising transportation costs and increasing trade regulations to fierce competition and heightened customer expectations for logistics services, challenges abound for the third-party logistics industry. In this market, you need the right logistics software to simplify your workflows, maximize efficiency, and keep costs low while providing excellent customer service.

    Most logistics solutions deal with only one part of the business, leaving you with a tangled web of software to manage. Magaya has you covered end-to-end with integrated tools for automating the most manual duties like dealing with customs agencies, performing bookkeeping and accounting tasks, and more.

    You can even transform your warehouse operation (or multiple warehouses) into a full-service multi-channel, multi-tenant e-commerce fulfillment center by integrating with your e-commerce platform. 

    Drive your customer satisfaction levels to new heights by automating your existing quoting, booking, and shipment processes and providing self-service tracking and visibility with the Magaya Digital Freight Portal.

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    Enjoy Clear Skies Ahead With 3PL Cloud Software

    As a busy third-party logistics provider, you have enough on your plate. Let Magaya take the daunting task of managing your software infrastructure off your to-do list. The Magaya Cloud offers a secure, reliable hosted environment with the full feature depth of the Magaya Supply Chain solution.

    You’ll benefit from a low upfront investment and a fast time to value: the team of Cloud experts at Magaya will take care of installing, setting up, and maintaining your software for you, so you can get back to what’s really important to your business.

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    Grow Your 3PL Faster With the Magaya Network

    With limited capacity, high rates, and other challenges facing 3PLs today, diversifying your network of partners is perhaps one of the most important things you can do to increase resiliency.

    When you sign up as a Magaya customer, you instantly have access to a worldwide network of more than 2,300 supply chain businesses in more than 100 countries around the globe.  

    You can instantly exchange documents and data with your partners and agents, benefitting from a more efficient, secure, and streamlined way to do business.

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    The Secret to Maximum 3PL Warehouse Productivity

    When you look at your 3PL warehouse, what do you see? Cargo, pallets, parcels? At Magaya, we see opportunity! Every warehouse we encounter is an exciting opportunity to improve warehouse operational efficiency, reduce costs, and get things done quicker.

    How do we do that? Magaya Supply Chain has a full warehouse management system built-in, designed with the needs of 3PLs in mind. With full support for FTZ warehouses, you have everything you need to stay organized, maximize productivity, and stay compliant. 

    Plus, exclusive to Magaya, modern warehouse automation tools like the Dimensioner by Magaya and Flow WMS by Magaya turbocharge previously manual, repetitive, slow tasks like recording dimensions and images, performing them in a flash and on the go!

     

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    Take Your 3PL Business Further With Extensions and Integrations

    As supply chains complexify, third-party logistics providers need smarter ways to connect the dots and integrate the many systems you work with. The Magaya Digital Freight Platform is built with extensibility in mind: from its ecosystem of extensions to its open API enabling you to connect to just about any third party, we’ve got you covered with a flexible platform that will bring all your various touchpoints together. 

    Looking to integrate your customers’ e-commerce systems? Maybe you’re happy with your accounting software and want to keep it in place. Perhaps you’re looking for ways to close a few browser tabs and bring carrier tracking data into your freight forwarding system.

    Magaya has solutions to increase your centralized visibility, eliminate duplicate data entry, reduce errors, and save you time.

     

     

    3PL Software Features You’ll Love

    • Digital Freight Portal
    • Freight Charges, Quotes, Margins, and Rate Management
    • Freight Bookings
    • Shipments:
      • Export, Import, or Domestic
      • Ocean Freight
      • Air Freight
      • Ground Freight
      • Consolidations, Straights, LCL or FCL
      • Roll-On Roll-Off (RORO)
    • Purchase Order Management
    • Customs Compliance and Documentation
    • Automated Dimensioning, Weighing, and Photographing Cargo
    • Visibility and Tracking Information for Customers
    • Delivery and Storage Prices Included
      U.S. Customs for Import & Export Shipments
    • Panama Colon DMCE, Mexico ValidaCarga
    • Container Tracking 
    • Local Pick-ups and Last Mile Deliveries
    • Billing, Invoicing, and Accounting with Out-of-the-Box Financial Reports
    • Configurable Documents
    • Warehousing with full WMS
    • Mobile WMS (warehouse management software) for iOS and Android
    • Cargo Insurance
    • INTTRA and Carrier Integration
    • …and Many More!

    Frequently Asked Questions About Magaya 3PL Software

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    1. Is Magaya's 3PL software cloud-based?

    Yes! The Magaya Digital Freight Platform is a flexible, integrated, and modular 3PL software platform made up of cloud-based solutions for shipping, warehousing, rate management, tracking, customs compliance, analytics, customer experience, and much more.

    2. Can Magaya solutions integrate with other systems?

    Absolutely! In today’s interconnected third-party logistics market, integration between in-house systems as well as external agencies, partners, and agents is a must. Many Magaya solutions, like Magaya Supply Chain, offer API capabilities to integrate with third-party systems such as ERP, TMS, and accounting software. By integrating your systems, you benefit from increased operational efficiency, better visibility, and reduced errors.

    3. Does Magaya provide real-time shipment tracking?

    Yes, you can optimize your customer experience with a variety of tracking and visibility tools that provide 24/7, self-service information on cargo, inventory, invoices, and more. The Magaya Digital Freight Portal, LiveTrack Mobile App by Magaya, and Transaction Tracking by Magaya are designed to automate your customer service processes and provide your customers with access to real-time tracking and visibility. Plus, when used in conjunction with Magaya Supply Chain, the customer experience is further elevated.

    4. How user-friendly is Magaya 3PL software?

    Magaya’s modern 3PL software is designed with user-friendliness in mind, featuring intuitive interfaces, minimal learning curves, and comprehensive support and training resources.

    5. How does Magaya software pricing work?

    Because each 3PL is unique, our pricing is tailored specifically to each organization’s specific needs and depends on a number of factors, including the solutions required and the number of users.

    5. I'm not sure I really need to invest in new 3PL software right now. How do I know if it's the right time for a change?

    Changing market conditions, evolving customer expectations, and increasing competition and complexity all make it more important than ever to use technology to accelerate and streamline your 3PL operations. If you’re spending too much money on climbing license fees, waiting days for technical support, or wasting time trying to glean insights from disparate data, then it’s time to take a look at Magaya 3PL software solutions.

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