Most Freight Quote Tools are acting as marketplace. After you have posted your Freight or Shipment it becomes available and visible to all carriers and forwaders that are on the Platform. Each carrier and forwarder can then put in a bid or quote for your request. Is it save that anyone on the platform can make themselves familiar with what you want to ship and when? Many articles and reviews have been written already about the safety and security of the freight marketplace platforms. Same goes about about the liability of the freight marketplaces!
There are also Carriers and Forwarders are offering Freight Quote Tools. These are more secure, only the downside is that these are mostly biased digital sales channel of the respective provider offering the tool.
At Zendeq we believe that as a Brand or Manufacturer (Shipper) you should only share your loads with carriers and forwarders that you believe are relevant. You have to stay in control. You should also be in control in an unbiased environment on which carrier or forwarder you want to work with.
Zendeq is an unbiased Freight Quote Tool, only offering the software. Zendeq is not a broker and is also not making money on any of the transactions running through the application. Also in relation to bringing needs and demand together, Zendeq has taken a different approach.
Brands and Manufacturers cannot post their request publicaly. As a Brand or Manufacturer you have to actively select yourself which carriers and forwarders can see and will receive your Quote Request. You can either select these from your favorites and are this know carriers to the Shipper. In Addition Zendeq will make suggestions to the Shipper indication which carriers and forwarders have the right capabilities meeting the shipment requirements. This is based upon the SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Sales Profiles, which Carriers and Forwarders can create.
Also in relation to the suggested Carriers and Forwarders, Shipper still need to invite these themselves to their quote request. Meaning as a Shipper (Brands, Manufacturers) you are always in control. No risk, Higer security and saver then most Freight Marketplaces and quote tools.
In addition Zendeq, is free of use to both Shippers as well as to Carriers and Forwarders. Zendeq’s businessmodel is based upon marketing and advertisement revenues.
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