Electronic Capabilities and Track & Trace Services with ASF Logistics

Integrated Export System (IES)

With the complexities inherent when doing business in the international arena, having a strong foundation in technology is essential.

Software provider, IES Ltd., has allowed ASF to provide the highest level of visibility by staying compliant with regulations and streamline business processes.

In operation for 20 years, IES is one of the largest transportation software companies in North America. With offices throughout the United States and Hong Kong, IES’s suite of import and export solutions has served freight forwarders, NVOCCs, Customs house brokers, and other transportation intermediaries who seek advanced systems to manage growth. As a leading logistics software provider in the United States, IES is the only company to offer a complete AES, ACI, NVOCC, and supply chain solutions along with CHB, ABI, NVOCC, freight forwarding, warehousing (WMS) coupled with statistical analysis and fully integrated accounting products.

IES equips ASF with the tools necessary to provide the highest level of innovation and customer service, and we are proud to partner with IES as our technology provider.

ASF deploys Descartes OneView™ the Cross Platform, Cross Device, Supply Chain Logistics Solution by Descartes.

Descartes’ solution is a platform to help the company improve local processes, facilitate execution of international shipments and allow customers to view shipment status at-a-glance from any web-based location including mobile devices. Technology is a key enabler and is critical to our ability to directly service customers’ needs in improving operational effectiveness across different countries, facilities and time zones.

Descartes’ OneView Forwarder Enterprise solution will enable ASF to more effectively manage our customers’ shipments while automating back-office operations. OneView offers robust capabilities to plan and execute transportation bookings, transmit security filings and customs entries, and improve accounting processes—all on a single platform. The system’s ability to facilitate collection of shipment information from multiple parties and leverage data across modules helps improve accuracy and significantly contributes to customer efficiency gains.

Contact our business development department today to start taking advantage of the below benefits and enhance your supply chain operations!

  • Customizable Dashboard (See attached example)
  • Track and trace shipments with tracking updates direct from carrier
  • Monthly calendar view of shipment arrivals
  • Customizable reports to meet individual customer reporting needs
  • Online access to shipping documents related to export/import shipments