Travel and Transport isn't in the "mega" TMC category, but it's big enough now for global aspirations beyond the Radius Travel network it has helped steer for more than 20 years. Investing in overseas markets is one way the Omaha, Neb.-based company is trying to control its future. So is building more proprietary systems, including an agent desktop and a business intelligence platform.

After years of exploring agent desktops available from GDS companies and others, Travel and Transport currently is developing its own. The project's budget has been approved for this year and next. "If we . . .

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