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12 ways Opus9 simplifies shipping

12 ways Opus9 simplifies shippingOpus9 is a digital freight broker that simplifies the shipping process. From getting your freight quote to making your payment, we provide our customers a stress-free solution for any shipping assignment.

1. Instant freight rates

Don’t have a lot of time?
Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!
Opus9 offers instant freight quotes. The process is as easy as 1, 2, 3! All you need do is:
• Visit www.opus9.com
• Select your preferred shipping mode
• Enter your origin and destination (city/zip)
• Hit "Get Quotes"
• Within seconds, you will be able to see freight rates.


2. Multi-modal Transportation Options

Opus9 caters to both small and large businesses, acting as a one-stop-shop for all your shipping needs. We offer three different modes of transportation. You can select from the following shipping modes:
  • Full Truckload - Dry Van, Refrigerated, or Flatbed
  • Less than Truckload
  • Drayage 
Manage all your multimodal transportation needs in one place by choosing Opus9!

3. Freight rates Up To Two Weeks In Advance

Save money by planning your shipments ahead of time. Take advantage of our forward pricing up to two weeks in advance.

4. Truck Bookings In Less Than 10 Minutes

Ready to book? So are we! Booking your first shipment takes just a few minutes. For an even faster booking process, sign up on our website! Once you sign up, you can re-use your details.


5. High quality carriers

We know how important it is to have reliable carriers moving your freight. We vet our carriers to ensure they all have

  • The most up-to-date technology
  • The highest-rated safety equipment
  • Top-of-the-line insurance ratings
Opus9 promises to handle your freight with the utmost care.

6. 24/7 Shipment Visibility

Once you book with Opus9, you can manage your shipments (regardless of mode) using our free portal. You can view your load details and track your shipments in real-time.


7. Shipment Updates 

Once your freight is booked, Opus9 and your carrier will update you with real-time notifications regarding your shipment’s status - including any delays.


8. Paperless Processes

Paper stacks are a thing of the past! Your documents – BOLs, PODs, and invoices – are all conveniently stored in our online portal. This ensures a much more streamlined process.

9. Electronic Payment Options

Our electronic payment methods – credit card and ACH/e-check – make it easier to reconcile shipments (and keep your accounting department happy!)


10. Visual Dashboards

Our visual dashboard helps you measure the impact of your shipping activities. It provides a snapshot of your business conditions and allows you to make decisions based on real-time data.


11. Export Shipment Data

Export your shipment data from our portal for further analysis

12. Self service + Customer service

Our platform is built to help shippers save time and money by leveraging automation and generating efficiencies. We pride ourselves in providing the best customer care for every single shipment – every single time.

Get started with a free freight quote >

Dec 1 | Posted by Opus9

Topics: Refrigerated, Truckload, Dry Van, Less Than Truckload, Flatbed, Drayage, Technology, Holidays