Carriers are more concerned with booking convenient times than keeping your warehouse in order.More about this challenge
Not only is the Scheduling information you have limited and unreliable, it's not shared or accessible across your enterprise.More about this challenge
Some days you're overstaffed, other days you pay overtime, but you can count on your carriers to charge you demurrage every day.More about this challenge
You can't offer your carriers what they want and they don't provide you with what you need.More about this challenge
You're managing your schedule with time-consuming calls and emails.More about this challenge
Build constraints and rules against shipment attributes in order to respect your warehouse priorities. Establish a plan for each facility to determine who can deliver what, where, and when.
Easily configurable custom shift templates to automatically manage the appointment requests, amendments and exceptions.
Automate communication at all levels; by allowing suppliers/carriers/customers to request appointments via the web portal, event triggered email confirmations and real-time communication with other information systems.
Monitor and improve your operations with real-time dashboards, scorecards and reports that help you enforce compliance and accountability.
We had several key criteria during our evaluation, the product needed to be easy to use for both our staff and our carriers and it needed to be easy to implement since we had limited IT resources at our disposal. With our implementation of C3's dock scheduling system, we have improved our goods receiving efficiency by 50%
C3 Reservations was a true turnkey solution, requiring no IT involvement from our side, and C3’s implementation team made it easy for us to get started right away. We also greatly appreciate their continued support in adapting C3 Reservations to our evolving needs.