TransCore Link Logistics Announces Technology Partnership and Integration with McLeod Software

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:00 am EDT

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TORONTO
"We have successfully built custom integrations to and from Loadlink, and have the capability to create future integrations as our ecosystem evolves."

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics, Canada’s market leader in load matching software for the trucking industry, and McLeod Software ®, a leading provider of transportation management software, today announced a technology partnership that will combine best-in-class software for carriers and brokers. This integration empowers LoadMaster and PowerBroker users to post loads and trucks seamlessly to Loadlink.

“We believe this integration is a perfect fit for enterprise customers looking to combine their load matching needs with truckload dispatch or freight brokerage operations management software,” says Claudia Milicevic, senior director & general manager at TransCore Link Logistics. “We have successfully built custom integrations to and from Loadlink, and have the capability to create future integrations as our ecosystem evolves.”

The integration of Link Logistics’ freight matching platform and McLeod’s carrier and broker solutions offers an automated method for customers to manage loads and trucks systematically within the applications, eliminating the need for double entry and driving greater value for customers using the connected platforms.

“We are proud to partner with TransCore Link Logistics. The integration of Loadlink allows our LoadMaster and PowerBroker customers to be more efficient in the daily operations through the use of this enhancement. We are focused on making the market easily accessible to all of our customers. Giving direct access to a leading Canadian load board positions our customers to efficiently match freight and make more qualified decisions,” says Robert Brothers, director of product development at McLeod Software.

About McLeod Software

Transportation companies that work with McLeod Software find the best ways to improve customer service levels and operating ratios, attract and retain the best drivers, and drive automation to destroy inefficiency. McLeod Software is the leading provider of transportation dispatch, accounting, operations and brokerage management software, and document management systems. Specifically developed for the trucking industry, McLeod Software’s advanced management solutions and services enable transportation companies to increase their efficiencies while reducing costs. Visit us at www.McLeodSoftware.com.

About TransCore Link Logistics

Looking for a better way to match available freight loads with trucks, TransCore Link Logistics in 1990 developed Loadlink, a load board connecting brokers, carriers, owner operators and private fleets in Canada to a real-time database of 15 million loads, shipments and trucks – the largest in the industry. The monthly Canadian Freight Index now defines the freight movement spot market. The company also provides its customers with dispatch solutions, ACE/ACI eManifest, Posting Index, Rate Index, credit solutions, factoring, online transportation job boards, mileage software and more.

TransCore Link Logistics is a unit of Roper Technologies, a constituent of the S&P 500, Fortune 1000, and the Russell 1000 indices. Roper designs and develops software (both software-as-a-service and licensed), and engineered products and solutions for healthcare, transportation, food, energy, water, education and academic research markets worldwide. Additional information about Roper is available on the company’s website at www.ropertech.com.

More information on TransCore Link Logistics can be found at www.transcore.ca, @loadlink on Twitter, on YouTube, on Facebook and on LinkedIn.