Echo Advantage

People

Intelligent, passionate and committed to optimizing your freight. The employees and executives of Echo are from the nation's most well-respected logistics organizations. Together, they're building one of the world's most innovative and dynamic transportation management companies.
But, proprietary software and buying power are only part of what makes Echo so strong. The real muscle comes from our people. And, they're focused on saving your business time and money.
One phone call is all it takes to reach your dedicated Echo account service team. They know the ins and outs of your transportation needs and continually seek ways to simplify your supply chain requirements.
At Echo, transportation is all we do. And, our 1,200 associates are passionate about finding new and innovative ways to benefit your bottom-line.

Full Mode Capability

Echo has an extensive network of carriers to meet all your transportation needs. Our dynamic certification system ranks carriers based on rates, performance and other quality metrics.

Echo dedicated account teams have real-time access to capacity and use this information to efficiently route your shipments. Echo services include:

  • Less-Than-Truckload (LTL): Your single source for dispatching, communicating and reporting. Achieve bottom-line savings from leveraged inbound and outbound shipping rates.
  • Truckload: Harness our massive buying power and our network of over 16,000 carriers, ensuring the best possible rates, access and real-time shipping data.
  • Small Parcel: See significant savings when you let our Echo small parcel experts negotiate on your behalf. Benefit from robust technology including package-level audit and customized reporting.
  • Air/Expedited: Get your shipments delivered on time at the best possible rates. Interact with a trained and talented shipper sales force with only your bottom-line in mind.
  • International/Ccean: Use the Echo expert international import/export team for up-to-the-minute tariff and customs information. Our simplified process creates cost savings for your company.
  • Intermodal: We have more than 30 years of relationships with the top railroads and drayage providers. Echo gives you the best rates, container availability and system capacity.

Our superior market intelligence gives Echo instant access to more open capacity than any other solution on the market.

Technology

At the core of our service is web-based technology that analyzes your shipping needs and provides real-time capacity and pricing. The Echo Evolved Transportation Manager (ETM) is the next step in the advancement of transportation management software.

A customized web portal and tailored reporting give you complete transparency into your overall transportation spend, cost per shipment and efficiency.

The ETM suite reduces costly administrative tasks, and saves you time and money, so you can focus on running your business.

Echo technology makes taking the "complicated" out of transportation management a reality.