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SMC³ Selected as Inbound Logistics Top Logistics IT Provider

Atlanta – For the 14th year in a row, SMC³ has been recognized as one of Inbound Logistics magazine’s Top 100 Logistics IT Providers.

The 2023 list, which was released in April, marks the 20th overall win for SMC³.

Every April, Inbound Logistics editors recognize 100 logistics IT companies that support and enable enterprise excellence. Drawn from a pool of more than 300 companies, using questionnaires, phone calls, personal interviews, and other research, Inbound Logistics selects the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers who are leading the way to efficiency for 2023 and beyond. Editors match their readers' fast-changing needs to the capabilities of those companies selected. All companies selected reflect leadership by answering and anticipating supply chain leaders’ needs for simplicity, flexible pricing, ROI, and frictionless implementation.

“Implementing the best logistics technology helps companies of all sizes expand markets and drive undiscovered efficiencies,” said Felecia Stratton, Editor at Inbound Logistics. “Best-in-class logistics IT helps today's business logistics managers maintain customer service levels while reducing transportation and inventory costs. Inbound Logistics editors selected SMC³ for its consistent ability to deliver innovative solutions that empower logistics and supply chain excellence for companies large and small.”

SMC³ has been recognized due to its continuous innovation and authority in freight rating and supply chain technology. That expertise comes from decades of experience creating logistics intelligence solutions and has made the company the most trusted provider of transportation data and solutions, optimizing freight transportation across the supply chain with sophisticated LTL base rates, content, and expert over-the-road bidding and planning tools to make better business decisions, achieve a higher return on their transportation investment and meet the dynamic demands of the market.

Supply chain IT companies that support and enable logistics excellence to receive annual recognition on the pages of Inbound Logistics. When compiling the list, the magazine’s staff searches for innovators leading the transportation industry and helping 3PLs and shippers optimize their supply chains.

Inbound Logistics is proud to honor SMC³ for continuing to offer our readers solutions that optimize logistics and supply chain excellence and drive enterprise performance,” said Stratton.

About SMC³

SMC³ is the leading provider of data, technology and education as an integrated solution to the freight transportation community. Best known for its CzarLite, Bid$ense RateWare XL and LTL API visibility and execution solutions, the company serves thousands of shippers, carriers, logistics service providers and freight-payment companies with logistics technology solutions spanning the entire shipment lifecycle. SMC³ also partners with leading transportation software developers for complete interoperability. Learn more at

About Inbound Logistics

Inbound Logistics is the pioneering magazine empowering demand-driven enterprises. IL’s educational mission is to guide businesses to efficiently manage logistics, reduce and speed inventory, and neutralize transportation cost increases by aligning supply to demand and adjusting enterprise functions to support that paradigm shift. More information about demand-driven enterprise practices is available at

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