Oracle Modern Best Practice for Logistics enables you to increase the performance and reliability of your outbound shipments. Embedded analytics and role-based dashboards help you optimize shipments based on the selection of carriers. Improve shipping process efficiency with data-driven what-if scenarios. Collaborate with suppliers over secure social networks. The following modern best practice helps you drive smarter, faster decisions at any point during the outbound shipment lifecycle.
Receive the orders and the movement of goods via a mobile device. Leverage business intelligence to ensure compliance with the customs and policies.
Use role-based dashboards with embedded analytics to optimize load on mode, equipment, destinations, and timeframe. Schedule pick-ups and drop offs. Determine optimal routing and qualifying rates using what-if analysis. Account for the estimated landed cost.
Select the carrier based on the shipment requirements. Meet the volume commitments based on the equipment availability.
Rate the shipment and book the carrier electronically. After carrier confirmation, update the shipment dispatch and the shipping information.
Shipments are packed, weighed, counted, shipped, and recorded. If there are any quantity exceptions, send notifications electronically over a secure network.
Share bill of lading and other necessary documents over secure social networks.
Monitor the shipment and use a mobile device to update records as required. Send the export declarations electronically.