Descartes Global Logistics - Top 13 Alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: May 20, 2021

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SYSPRO is an enterprise resource planning and distribution management software for small to large businesses available at the same price range as Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software. SYSPRO also provides automated scheduling, work order management, supply chain planning, and document planning services as Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software.

SYSPRO offers accounting integration (electronic payments, automated billing, and project accounting), quote management and estimation which Descartes lacks. However, Descartes has more advanced distribution management solutions than SYSPRO such as GPS tracking, vehicle and driver performance, and fleet management. Both have high vendor reputation online.

Samsara is a fleet and distribution management solution for the same client size as Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software. Samsara pricing is lower than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software.

Samsara offers similar features as Descartes including driver management, dispatch management, fuel management, vehicle management, GPS tracking, scheduling, and more features. Bothe have high customer review ratings online and are beneficial as a distribution management software.

2021's Top Descartes Global Logistics Alternatives

Here are the top 4 alternatives to Descartes Global Logistics that are worth checking out: Infoplus Software for SMBs, Redprairie Warehouse Management for large size business, CargoTel TMS for growing companies, and ProSel for iPad for startups and SMBs.

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality
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Descartes
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
6.8/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
3
Best for SMBs
Infoplus
ITQlick rating
4.9/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
2.8/10
License pricing
$395 per month
Functionality
27
Best for Enterprise
Redprairie
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
5/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
6
Growing
CargoTel
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
88/100
Pricing
3.2/10
License pricing
$49 per month
Functionality
3
Free version
ProSel
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
75/100
Pricing
8.2/10
License pricing
Has a free version
Functionality
18
Review

1. Infoplus Software - Best for SMBs

Infoplus Software is an alternative Distribution software, Infoplus Software installed on-premises or used cloud based, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. Infoplus Software, with a pricing score of 2.8 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

Infoplus Software is rated 4.9 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Infoplus offers 27 main features). compare head to head: Infoplus Software Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

2. Redprairie Warehouse Management - Best for Large Business

Redprairie Warehouse Management is an alternative Distribution software, Redprairie Warehouse Management installed on-premises or used cloud based, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. Redprairie Warehouse Management, with a pricing score of 5 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

Redprairie Warehouse Management is rated 4.7 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Redprairie offers 6 main features). compare head to head: Redprairie Warehouse Management Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

3. CargoTel TMS - Best for Growing Companies

CargoTel TMS is an alternative Distribution software, CargoTel TMS used on the cloud, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. CargoTel TMS, with a pricing score of 3.2 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

CargoTel TMS is rated 4.4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (CargoTel offers 3 main features). compare head to head: CargoTel TMS Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

4. ProSel for iPad - Best for NO Budget or Start up Companies

ProSel for iPad is an alternative Distribution software, ProSel for iPad installed on-premises, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. ProSel for iPad, with a pricing score of 8.2 is considered more expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

ProSel for iPad is rated 4.7 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (ProSel offers 18 main features). compare head to head: ProSel for iPad Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

5. Axon Trucking Software

Axon Trucking Software is an alternative Distribution software, Axon Trucking Software used on the cloud, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. Axon Trucking Software, with a pricing score of 7 is considered more expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

Axon Trucking Software is rated 4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Axon offers 3 main features). compare head to head: Axon Trucking Software Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

6. Avaal Express Software

Avaal Express Software is an alternative Distribution software, Avaal Express Software used on the cloud, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. Avaal Express Software, with a pricing score of 4.4 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

Avaal Express Software is rated 3.6 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Avaal offers 3 main features). compare head to head: Avaal Express Software Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

7. eLogger Software

eLogger Software is an alternative Distribution software, eLogger Software used on the cloud, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. eLogger Software, with a pricing score of 6.2 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

eLogger Software is rated 4.2 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (eLogger offers 3 main features). compare head to head: eLogger Software Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

8. VeriShip Software

VeriShip Software is an alternative Distribution software, VeriShip Software used on the cloud, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. VeriShip Software, with a pricing score of 5.6 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

VeriShip Software is rated 4.4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (VeriShip offers 3 main features). compare head to head: VeriShip Software Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

9. Agile TMS

Agile TMS is an alternative Distribution software, Agile TMS used on the cloud, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. Agile TMS, with a pricing score of 5.4 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

Agile TMS is rated 3 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Agile offers 3 main features). compare head to head: Agile TMS Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

10. AFS ERP

AFS ERP is an alternative Distribution software, AFS ERP cloud, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. AFS ERP, with a pricing score of 3.2 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

AFS ERP is rated 3.7 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (AFS offers 13 main features). compare head to head: AFS ERP Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

11. TomTom WEBFLEET

TomTom WEBFLEET is an alternative Distribution software, TomTom WEBFLEET installed on-premises or used cloud based, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. TomTom WEBFLEET, with a pricing score of 2 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

TomTom WEBFLEET is rated 4.5 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (TomTom offers 17 main features). compare head to head: TomTom WEBFLEET Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

12. Pomodo

Pomodo is an alternative Distribution software, Pomodo installed on-premises or used cloud based, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. Pomodo, with a pricing score of 3 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

Pomodo is rated 5 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Pomodo offers 5 main features). compare head to head: Pomodo Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

13. SDS4 Distribution

SDS4 Distribution is an alternative Distribution software, SDS4 Distribution installed on-premises or used cloud based, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software can be used on the cloud. SDS4 Distribution, with a pricing score of 3 is considered less expensive to implement than Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software with a score of 6.8.

SDS4 Distribution is rated 4.5 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (SDS4 offers 26 main features). compare head to head: SDS4 Distribution Vs Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.