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Contract Logistics

Our core product provides large-scale haulage solutions to UK-based shippers, usually operated on a two-to-five year contract-backed basis. We typically provide haulage capacity plus associated management and systems to service defined regions on behalf of our customers.

Our contract logistics division has the following features:

Product

Product

  • UK ambient curtain-sider haulage mainly provided by our shareholders’ vehicles
  • Supported by warehousing and other value-add activities
  • Mainly full load (single or multi-drop)
  • Strong communication via clear account management structure

Approach

  • Operated on a national basis without regional weakness
  • Operated to FMCG lead times across a 24x7 cycle
  • 364 days per year single point of contact for customers

Value Add

  • Modern systems which interface with customers and hauliers
  • Service levels driven by pre-agreed KPI targets
  • Comprehensive admin support structure

Our contract logistics division’s typical customers:

Core Needs

  • Have large-scale transport requirements
  • Need a haulier that guarantees strong service levels regardless of seasonal peaks
  • Do not want to risk an asset-light 4PL approach

Approach

  • Do not want to directly manage multiple haulier relationships
  • Want a supplier whose senior management are accessible
  • Value our input to improvement initiatives

Commercial

  • Drive a hard bargain without losing sight of the difference between value and price
  • Are willing to sign a contract with us
  • Treat us reasonably and understand we need to make a profit
 
Hawkins Drive, South Staffs Business Park, Cannock, Staffs WS11 0XU

01922 702230