Zuum, an Irvine, CA-based platform that automates freight for shippers, brokers, carriers, and drivers, raised $8.58m in second seed funding.
Zuum announced the recent close bringing total raise to $12.58m to date.
The company intends to use the funds to expand operations and its business reach.
Founded in 2016 by CEO Mustafa Azizi, and COO Matt Tabatabai, Zuum Transportation optimizes logistics and streamlines supply chains globally on one automated platform which combines a digital freight marketplace with a shipper TMS, broker software, carrier TMS, and driver app.
Since 2016, the solution has grown to deliver thousands of loads per month for more than 235 shippers, including several Fortune 500 companies. Freight is booked on an integrated logistics platform, matching shippers with pre-vetted carriers.
Automated bidding, dispatch, track & trace, workflow automation, digital document management, accounting, and predictive reports & analytics help maximize productivity.