Making the case for TMS driving supply chain ROI

December 25, 2019

You don’t have to look far to find savings, value and improvements driven by transportation management systems (TMS). Best-of-breed TMS solutions (like Manhattan’s TMS) are game changers and deliver a range of competitive advantages for companies of all shapes, sizes and levels of complexity. They are more powerful, scalable, connectable, affordable and justifiable than ever before, with rapid implementation timeframes as well.

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Bauer's Intelligent Transportation

Founded in 1989, Bauer’s Intelligent Transportation (IT) operates a variety of commuter and charter transportation services in the Bay Area and throughout California. Annually, the Company utilizes its fleet of over 200 vehicles to transport two million passengers to major employment centers and other locations throughout California. This very sophisticated operation involves central dispatching using custom designed software. All of the services provided by the company require meeting rigorous performance standards. Bauer’s IT is one of the largest private eco-green fleets in the country, providing Intelligent Transportation to a public, corporate, retail, and charter clients.

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Spotlight

Bauer's Intelligent Transportation

Founded in 1989, Bauer’s Intelligent Transportation (IT) operates a variety of commuter and charter transportation services in the Bay Area and throughout California. Annually, the Company utilizes its fleet of over 200 vehicles to transport two million passengers to major employment centers and other locations throughout California. This very sophisticated operation involves central dispatching using custom designed software. All of the services provided by the company require meeting rigorous performance standards. Bauer’s IT is one of the largest private eco-green fleets in the country, providing Intelligent Transportation to a public, corporate, retail, and charter clients.

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