Shipping Software

McLeod has assembled the most comprehensive transportation management, dispatch and trucking software solution available for Shippers, including large private fleets. Click on the links below to learn more about the software solutions we have to help you run your fleet and manage your freight.

Freight Management Solutions

Your company spends millions of dollars on shipping every year, and you know there has to be a better way to manage it. McLeod Software’s Freight Management Solutions (FMS) is the solution.

This software system will devise a shipping plan that promises to cut your shipping costs by 10% annually, but that’s only the start. You’ll save additional money by optimizing your mode selection for all of your shipping orders and automating your load execution process. On top of this, McLeod FMS ensures that your targeted savings are realized. The system allows you to track your actual load tendering history against the system’s optimal plan so that your projected savings translate into concrete savings on your bottom line.

  • Gain the ability to align your network with the networks of carriers.
  • Find the optimal delivery mode for each and every order.
  • Empower your staff to do more by automating the load execution process.
  • The combined result can be annual cost savings of 10-20%.

With McLeod FMS you get a comprehensive solution that attacks waste from all sides. The system brings you software tools for Bid Procurement, LTL/TL Mode Optimization, and Load Execution that work together to ensure that you’re managing your freight in the most efficient and effective ways possible. Learn more about McLeod Software's FMS.


McLeod's LoadMaster Dispatch Software is the most advanced enterprise-wide software solution available for asset based trucking companies. LoadMaster offers a fully integrated dispatch operations management system and a complete native accounting software solution, all in one package from one company.

LoadMaster sets the industry benchmark for ease of use and flexibility. McLeod customers are able to tailor the solution to their own unique business processes, while taking advantage of a robust and broad set of functional capabilities, and retaining the capability to add new functionality as McLeod develops it. LoadMaster Dispatch Software is in use by over 600 companies in the United States.

The LoadMaster system begins with a strong core of functionality that almost every trucking company needs, with the ability to add up to 30 additional modules for LoadMaster and over 75 mature and fully tested off-the-shelf integration products for other trucking industry and transportation management solutions ranging from mobilecomm to maintenance management. Find out how your business can benefit from LoadMaster.

LoadMaster LTL

McLeod Software’s LoadMaster LTL is a complete business solution for transportation companies operating in the LTL sector. The LoadMaster LTL system delivers a strong core of functionality that every LTL shipper with a private fleet needs.

LoadMaster LTL helps private fleets speed up their crossdock and trailer capacity management processes, making it easier to react to updates. By adding capacity optimization to this process, LoadMaster LTL empowers both office staff and drivers to get more done in less time. Data collection and communications are tightly integrated at the truck-and-trailer level and with forklifts and handheld RF devices, which means that errors are driven out of the work process and the system.

Your customers will feel the difference too. The detailed appointment scheduling, robust web-interface for customers, and consistently accurate rating that LoadMaster LTL enables are only a few of the features that can elevate an LTL private fleet service levels above the competition. Learn more about LoadMaster LTL.

DocumentPower Enterprise

McLeod Software's DocumentPower Enterprise Transportation Management Software is the most advanced transportation and trucking industry focused software solution available for document imaging, document management, workflow, and business process automation.

DocumentPower moves your business beyond the inefficiency and high cost of shuffling paper documents. With DocumentPower, all those paper mounds and files disappear. Sell your metal file cabinets and stop paying for expensive document storage. DocumentPower allows you to simply scan your paper documents and store them as electronic images. Whenever you need a document, you can retrieve and view it on your desktop by searching and accessing a virtual file cabinet.

Simply distribute any document image via fax, email or printer through DocumentPower without leaving your desk! Save the cost of making and distributing all those copies, too!

This is just the beginning of what DocumentPower offers transportation companies. The real value that hundreds of McLeod customers have realized with DocumentPower comes from their ability to automate simple and routine business processes in ways that save thousands of non-value added work hours each year. Learn more about DocumentPower.

Driver Scorecard

The Driver Scorecard module offers carriers a complete system to measure, score and report driver performance; it is a tool to aid in monitoring and reviewing each driver’s historical performance improvement. Learn more


Improved MPG is at the top of every carrier’s operational goals, along with outstanding customer service. The LoadMaster® ETA/Out-of-Route module gives you the ability to identify the loads or customers that might have a potential service failure due to a late arrival or to out-of-route miles. Learn more

Rapid Alert Notification System (RANS)

RANS empowers your business to address potential issues as they happen, so you can take action before any issue becomes a major problem. Taking the form of a message window alert, e-mail message or custom audible notification, RANS sends an alert to relevant parties based on your defined exceptions detected throughout the LoadMaster Enterprise or PowerBroker system. Learn more

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