Descartes Systems Group Inc is a multinational technology company that mainly provides cloud-based supply chain and logistics solutions.
Descartes System Group specializes in providing cloud-based logistics and supply chain management solutions through a vast network of technological resources, trade intelligence and a global logistics network.
It offers a comprehensive suite of solutions, including:
• Customs regulatory compliance
• Broker and forwarder enterprise systems
• Global trade intelligence
• E-commerce shipping fulfilment
• Transportation management
• Routing, mobile and telematics services
Descartes Logistics Technology Platform is equipped with a digital logistics network, logistics management applications and global trade intelligence. It helps the customers to integrate inventory, information, assets and other resources.
Descartes Systems Group Inc is headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario. It is a Toronto Stock Exchange-listed (TSX) company, with the stocks trading under the ticker' DSG'.
Descartes' Global Logistics Network (GLN) is a transaction-driven platform that offers the real-time flow of commercial logistics, customs and product information. GLN connects organizations across industries such as retail, transportation and logistics, manufacturing and distribution, field service and sales. The company claims its GLN platform simplifies freight and cargo movement and provides connectivity services to business entities engaged in domestic and international transportation.
The company has operations in more than 160 countries across the Asia Pacific, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa), North America and South America.
Descartes Systems Group also provides real-time monitoring and tracking technology for the pharmaceutical logistics chain. It reportedly provides end-to-end visibility through sensor-based tracking tags and advanced mesh networks.
The company also claims to help freight forwarders and customs brokers digitize their operations through customer-facing enablement, effective automation, seamless data collection and integration.
It caters to various groups of customers, including:
• small and medium-size enterprises
• Blue-chip companies
• freight forwarders
• third-party logistics providers
• customs brokers
• government customs agencies
• manufacturers and retailers
• consumer products suppliers
• wholesale distributors
• healthcare firms
• recycling or waste management companies
• oil and gas
In 2021, the company was reportedly one of the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers, released by Inbound Logistics.