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Integrated route planning, mobile tracking and compliance management available in the cloud.

Descartes offers a simple and effective integrated solution for route planning  of vehicles whilst meeting regulatory requirements. Transport operators do not need to struggle with multiple products from multiple vendors to get what they need to run their fleet.  Descartes’ solutions are cloud-based, so road transport operators of all sizes can immediately benefit from optimised route planning, better real-time management of routes in progress and compliance with drivers’ hours and tachograph regulations.

More than 65,000 vehicles in the UK alone count on Descartes’ leading edge technology and 30 years of experience as a market leader for transport operations.

With Descartes’, transport operators will reduce their operating costs, improve customer service and stay compliant.

ROUTE – Descartes is a global leader in route planning giving operators the tools to maximise their fleet productivity and provide differentiated customer service – from simple sequencing to highly sophisticated and dynamic requirements for same day delivery.  Descartes’ advanced route planning can increase revenue, decrease costs, squeeze more productivity out of fleets and reduce the carbon footprint.

John Lewis Partnership use Descartes routing solutions to save 1.5 million delivery miles a year and have increased sales of additional services by 500%.

TRACK – Transport operators need the visibility and flexibility to respond in real-time once vehicles leave the depot. Descartes integrated dispatch, automated vehicle location and real-time mobile communications enable customer changes and driving conditions to be tracked and evaluated in real-time.

COMPLY – Descartes Smartanalysis is the leading tachograph analysis and compliance management solution. It is used by road transport operators of all sizes to meet legal obligations and safeguard compliance with drivers’ hours, working time and tachograph regulations.


“The Smartanalysis system provides us with a comprehensive solution that allows us to analyse, in full detail, how our drivers are complying with the regulations, and provides us with the tools to act swiftly and decisively should any errors be identified.” – Ian Walsh, MInsTA – Business Sector Transport Manager, PHS Datashred

Route. Track. Comply.


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