The Complete Freight Broker TMS: Smarter, Faster, and More Secure

Enable a more productive user experience and win more freight with our top-rated TMS software.

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Descartes Aljex™
is Built for Freight Brokers, by Freight Brokers

More Than 25 Years of Scalable Brokerage Systems

From small startups to industry leaders, we have innovated a scalable system for brokers of all sizes.


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TMS Software

Digital Brokerage Platform

Transform your business with a comprehensive digital brokerage solution and unlock major benefits unattainable with traditional broker strategies.

Truckload Brokerage

Optimize your truckload shipping, reduce transportation costs, and increase efficiency across your truckload carrier network. 

LTL Brokerage

View, analyze, and tender LTL shipments from leading LTL carriers based on live rates in a single view.

See Why Users Like Descartes Aljex™

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“It’s a user friendly, all-in-one suite that covers all the basic needs of your Sales, Operations, & Executive Management Teams, without all the unnecessary fluff that nobody uses. I greatly appreciate the streamlined processes that keep me from taking 7 steps to accomplish one simple action. Thank you for that! “

Testimonial author - Will K Will K, Account Manager
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“It’s just simple and easy to use. With all the integrations like RMIS and MacroPoint you have everything you need in one program. You can also post loads directly from Aljex is very helpful. The Smart Search function helps you cover the load while you are working on something else.”

Testimonial author - Noel L Noel L, Director of Operations
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“This software is incredible. It’s very easy to use, has a great impact on the daily operation and offers so much options to facilitate everything.”

Testimonial author - Alejandro L Alejandro L, Logistics Operations Analyst
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“The easy way to find the information about the invoices, load numbers, bill of lading, delivery confirmation, pick-up reference number and all the rest help a lot when you need any data on the load.”

Testimonial author - Valentina G Valentina G, Accounts Receivable
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“Initially, we selected Aljex based on staff’s past familiarity with the application. What we discovered through the course of implementation was the flexibility and ease of use.”

Testimonial author - Michael D Michael D, Chief Operating Officer

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Product Features

Automate and manage transport requests by automatically entering orders. Increase the efficiency and speed of order processing while reducing the risk of errors and delays associated with manual data entry.

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Descartes Aljex EDI messaging allows for the timely, secure, and seamless exchange of important information and documents electronically with your customers. From bills of lading and load tenders to shipment status and invoicing, each document type is customized to fit the requirements of each trading partner.

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Manage carriers from a single location and enable brokers and 3PLs to select and work with the carrier that best suits their needs. Reduce time spent on carrier portals and improve transparency and trust between all parties.

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Consolidate and display rates and lane data for TMS users. Organize all data in a single, easily accessible, and secure location.

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Manage freight invoicing from a single dashboard and access detailed financial reporting.

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Save time and increase efficiency with the Analytics & Business Intelligence Dashboard, which helps you automate daily tasks and keep track of the entire transportation cycle.

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Implement real-time shipment tracking to learn the location and status updates of loads.

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Make informed, confident carrier selection decisions by digitally matching open loads to the optimal carrier using a combination of availability, equipment type, and historical lane data.

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Over 500 Freight Brokerages Trust Descartes Aljex™

“To support our explosive growth, we needed a scalable, user-friendly TMS that was purpose-built as a brokerage solution. And by simplifying and streamlining our transportation workflows, gaining real-time visibility into every load, and booking loads faster with AI-driven capacity matching, technology helped grow revenue from $13M to $51M in one year!”

Dennis M.

President & CEO, SEL Supply Chain Solutions

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San Diego, CA Oct 18, 2023 – Oct 20, 2023
TIA Technovations

The TIA Technovations conference is designed to explore technology trends and innovation driven by logistics industry leaders. It is the technology incubator for the 3PL industry including: technology innovation on the horizon, design implementation, and platform solutions.

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Chattanooga, TN Nov 07, 2023 – Nov 09, 2023
FreightWaves Future of Freight Festival 

This forward-thinking freight conference will feature all you know and love from FreightWaves with rapid-fire demos, interactive sponsor kiosks, thought-provoking speakers, and a fully immersive festival that includes exclusive VIP experiences, entertainment, unparalleled networking and live music performances.

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