SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ICAP Patent Brokerage announces for auction improved cargo rate negotiation technology from Harbinger Enterprises, LLC, which allows collaborative negotiation over an online network across all modes of freight transportation. This lot will be included in the 17th ICAP Ocean Tomo IP Auction on November 29, 2012, at The Ritz Carlton in San Francisco, California.
"We are excited to be offering this logistics management tool to our global base of buyers. The portfolio addresses the growing need for businesses to reduce logistics costs and obtain competitive market rates for their freight requirements," says Dean Becker, CEO of ICAP Patent Brokerage.
Key Characteristics & Benefits
The portfolio for sale provides shippers with the ability to utilize technology for both strategic and tactical transportation sourcing. The invention relates to an online platform for a dynamic, transparent process that encourages collaborative negotiation and procurement of freight requirements and service offerings across all modes of freight transportation. This IP is applicable to shippers seeking to better manage their freight transportation spending, as well as carriers and transportation intermediaries wishing to extend customer reach and capitalize on market strengths. This innovative method will bring greater efficiency to the logistics space and is relevant to a variety of service providers. Technology companies, third party providers, asset-based carriers, and consultants are all candidates to utilize such technology and service offerings for their shipper clients.
See the technical description of this online transportation procurement platform IP sales offering.
To learn more about the assets available for sale in this portfolio:
Contact Tim Schnurr of ICAP Patent Brokerage at (212) 815-6693 or via email at Tim.Schnurr@us.icap.com.
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