Dwell Time / Detention Fees

Take a pro-active approach to reducing dwell time and detention fees

Datex FootPrint® WMS features the integrated functionality of labor management and yard management in combination with real time visibility, customizable alerts, notifications, reporting & dashboards.  By unifying this functionality in our warehouse management software, the Datex WMS is able to bridge the gap between the warehouse and the yard for streamlined, efficient operations.

Yard Management

Helps to optimize the yard and streamline operations
  • Real-time, accurate trailers and equipment visibility
  • Monitors trailer moves and dock door usage
  • Tracks & records information about the yard during all managed processes
  • Tracks trailers including:
    • Yard dwell time
    • Amount of time trailer has been in detention.

Dock Door Appointment Scheduler

Vibrant visual scheduler makes tracking easy
  • Easy-to-use carrier scheduling of dock door appointments
  • Colorful visual interface to show status of each dock door
  • Drag and Drop…
  • Driver Signature on Inbound and Outbound shipments

Reduce Dwell Time & Detention Fees

  • Increased dock productivity

  • Decreases cost

  • Reduces dock congestion

Labor Management

Enables fast, easy scheduling of workforce for maximum effectiveness
  • Schedules and assigns tasks to warehouse workers
  • Helps improve cycle times for turning dock doors and performing moves
  • Visualize and track workers in real time
  • Workflow-driven automated task management

Information Visibility

Have real-time actionable data at your fingertips
  • Ability to share real time information and reports between system users
  • Real time data regarding workforce, shipments, orders, yard and more

Reporting tools

Get vital information in the format of your choice
  • Track dock door productivity
  • Track carrier detention fees
  • Reports on daily trailer arrivals and departures
  • Reports/dashboards on loads completed per day/week or custom intervals

Notifications and Alerts

Get on the fly alerts whenever there are status changes
  • System can notify users when trailers are approaching or are already in detention
  • Customizable alerts and notifications keep you up to date

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