ENCINITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Flock Freight, the only FreightTech company creating a smarter, more sustainable supply chain by pooling freight at scale, announced today that shippers can now access instant FlockDirect® spot rates through its latest API integration, directly on the Oracle® Transportation Management (OTM) native platform.1
Flock Freight's cutting-edge FlockDirect offering harnesses the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning to revolutionize shared truckload (STL) shipments. By intelligently pooling diverse-sized freight, FlockDirect moves shippers’ goods along direct terminal-free routes, delivering lower costs while providing more secure delivery with minimal damage.
By allowing Flock and Oracle’s platforms to communicate in near real-time via an API connection, the Oracle OTM integration enables shippers to:
- Get instant spot rates on Flock’s efficient, cost-saving FlockDirect offering tailored to their freight size without leaving OTM’s interface
- Streamline workflows by tendering orders without visiting multiple platforms, manually calling or emailing, or waiting to hear back on a quote
- Gain better control, flexibility, and holistic visibility over their operation by accessing more service options and managing it all from one place
- Effortlessly reduce CO2e emissions by up to 40% each time freight is pooled with STL
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About Flock Freight
Founded in 2015, Flock Freight is a FreightTech company reinventing the supply chain through smarter, more sustainable shipping solutions. By leveraging its patented technology, Flock Freight matches locations, schedules, and compatible shipments, finding the best options to pool freight at scale among billions of possible combinations. As one of the first freight shipping companies to earn a B Corporation certification, Flock Freight’s solutions for moving fuller trucks on optimized routes results in reduced carbon emissions by up to 40% compared to traditional methods. Flock Freight was recently recognized as one of TIME’s Most Influential Companies in the World and as a CNBC Disruptor 50. To learn more about the company, offerings, and careers, visit flockfreight.com.