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Accessorial Charges - Transnet allows customers to set any accessorial charges which are based on either weight or flat charges, example of accessorial's are Haz Mat, Call Before Delivery, Inside Delivery, Liftgate, Residential and Single Shipments.
Bill of Lading - Both the Delta Rater and the Manifest Rater come with a standard Bill of Lading; custom Bills of Lading can be added for a one time extra charge.
Bill To - This information can be set to default for any consignee. It is also a mandatory field if the freight terms are set to 3RD. (Delta Rater, Manifest Rater)
Carriers - Including - Our program is set to work with 'your' carriers. If you have pricing with an LTL carrier, we will include that carrier in your program.
Carriers - Rates - Carriers' rates are updated as they are received from the carriers. We can also work with most old / previous years' rate data.
Carriers - Selecting - ...a carrier for a shipment. (Quick Quoter, Delta Rater, Manifest Rater)
Carriers - Setting up - Setting up carriers is a Drag and Drop feature under SETUP/CARRIERS.
Carriers - Service / Routing - Carriers' days of service / type of service are updated as they are received from the carriers. We will update the service tables once a month as needed.
COD / Collect on Delivery - Delta Rater and Manifest Rater allow you to manually type in the COD amount, fee, and terms to be printed on the Bill of Lading
Date - Archive - In Archive the program allows you to locate shipments for specific dates
Date - Entry Screen - ...allows you to enter / edit shipments for future dates.
Defaults - Bill To - In SETUP/CONSIGNEE a default Bill To can be set for any consignee
Defaults - Consignee - Inbound - In the Delta Rater program your default outbound shipper location becomes your default inbound consignee location. This is set as a default in SETUP/LOCATION
Defaults - Message - ...information has to be entered/edited/deleted in SETUP/CONSIGNEE. This message will display whenever a shipment is going to this customer. Message such as 'Attn. Shop' can be left to print on the Bill of Lading; others such as 'Must ship on 4x4 skids' are your internal reminders and would be deleted before printing. (Delta Rater, Manifest Rater)
Defaults - Outbound - In our Delta Rater program the first consignee you enter for a destination zip code will display as the default for that zip code
Defaults - Freight Terms - List - ...includes 3RD, COL, F/A and PPD.
Defaults - Setting - You can set your default freight terms in SETUP; they will then display for all shipments (Quick Quoter , Delta Rater, Manifest Rater)
Defaults - Product - Description - You can set your default description in SETUP; they will then display for all shipments Delta Rater, Manifest Rater
Defaults - Freight Class - List - ...includes 18 LTL freight classes
Defaults - Setting - You can set your default freight terms in SETUP; they will then display for all shipments
Defaults - Haz Mat - List - ...includes HZ and RQ.
Defaults - Haz Mat - Settings - If you set your default Haz Mat in SETUP it will then display for all shipments (Quick Quoter); in addition Haz Mat can be set for any 'description' or 'part number' in Delta Rater andManifest Rater.
Defaults - Item Numbers - If you set your default Item Numbers in SETUP, it will then display for all shipments, in addition, Item Numbers can be set for any 'description' or 'part number' Freight Class
Defaults - Shipper - Inbound - In our Delta Rater program, the first shipper you enter for a destination zip code will display as the default for that zip code.
Defaults - Outbound - In the Delta Rater program, your default outbound shipper location is the same as your default inbound consignee locations. For both Delta Rater and Manifest Rater, this is set as a default in SETUP/LOCATION
Defaults - Tab Stops - For any of the non-mandatory fields the tab stop and be shut off, saving you key stokes. If you do need to enter that data for an order, simply use the mouse to set focus on that field and enter Tab Stops - data.
Defaults - Zip Codes - For Quick Quoter the default outbound origin/inbound destination zip code can be set in SETUP/ LOCATIONS
Discounting / Pricing - General - All of the following types of Discounting can be set for DIRECT/IL, INBOUND/ OUTBOUND, FREIGHT TERMS, AND LANE/ZIP CODE pricing.
Discounting / Pricing - Standard/Percent - Absolute Minimum Charges - One or two AMC's can be set for each discount
Discounting / Pricing - All CWTs (Hundred Weight) - ...discounts can be set to apply to all weights and all classes of freight
Discounting / Pricing - Class/CWT - ...discounts can be set to apply to only selected freight classes. The can also be set to only apply to selected weights within those freight classes
Discounting / Pricing - FAK (Freight All Kinds) - Selected freight classes can be reduced or increased to other classes
Discounting / Pricing - Fuel Surcharge - This can be set when carriers are charging a surcharge
Discounting / Pricing - Linear Foot - Rates will be compared against CWT rates (NA on Quick Quoter) .
Discounting / Pricing - Pallet - Rates will be compared against CWT rates (NA on Quick Quoter)
Freight Class - Setting for Shipments - Quick Quoter, Delta Rate, Manifest Rater
Freight Class - Setting up Discounting Discount Percent By Freight Class, Freight All Kinds / FAK Discounting
Group Count - This feature is used in the Delta Rater program for customers who use their part numbers / product description on their Bills of Lading, and have multiple pieces per part number. An example would be one table may ship as one table top, four legs and one box of parts. These types of parts / descriptions need to be entered in SETUP / DESCRIPTIONS.
Postal Codes - Defaults - ...can be set for Quick Quoter, Delta Rate, Manifest Rater
Postal Codes - Setting Up- Shipper Setup
Postal Codes - Valid - Any postal/zip code (Canada/Mexico/US) serviced by your carrier is a valid zip code for our program.
Product Pricing - We charge an annual fee for the Transnet products. Email or Call for current rates.
Reports - Standard - Programs come with standard reports for Discounting, Monthly Tonnage, etc.
Reports - Exported - 'working files' can be exported to an Excel ® or other programs where you can create your own reports
Spread / Rate Spread - This feature shows the dollar amount between the lowest cost carrier, and the highest cost carrier for that shipment. Note: You may need to 'scroll' to the bottom of the list if not all servicing carriers are displayed. This is the amount show above the carriers on the right side of the screen. Quick Quoter , Delta Rater , Manifest Rater
Weight Breaks - Using - All Transnet Rating Systems use the least expensive weight break automatically.
Weight Breaks - Selling Up - The program can be set to show the additional weight that could be shipped for the same price
Zip Codes - Defaults - ...can be set for Quick Quoter, Delta Rate, Manifest Rater
Zip Codes - Setting -Shipper Setup
Zip Codes - Valid - Any postal/zip code (Canada/Mexico/US) serviced by your carrier is a valid zip code for our program.
 
 

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