Advantages of Using 3PL Along with a Carrier

Although it’s inevitable that problems will occasionally come up, working together with carriers is essential to the success of third-party logistics. If your 3PL company is in sync with its carriers, it can be advantageous for everyone, customers included. We’d like to share a few reasons to help you make sure you’re making the right decision for your company by choosing to work with a 3PL company like AFP Global Logistics rather than directly with a carrier.

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Here are a few reasons to help you make sure you’re making the right decision for your company by choosing to work with a 3PL company like AFP Global Logistics rather than directly with a carrier.

1. Availability of all Carriers

AFP Global Logistics works with all carriers, not just one. We are experienced in finding the right carrier for your specific shipment, and we know what carriers excel in what lane segments. Let us do the research and rest assured that we will work with the right carrier to get your shipment there safely and on time.

2. Outstanding Customer Service

Where else would you be able to find a completely customized logistics solution tailored to your exact needs? AFP has a record of doing whatever it takes to get the job done and completely meet the needs of its clients.

3. Lower Transportation Rates

We know that shipping, especially on a tight deadline, can be costly! But did you know that working through a third-party logistics company can actually save you money? Our relationships with numerous different trucking companies provide us with competitive buy rates so that we can deliver specialty logistics services for you at the best possible price.

At AFP Global Logistics, we strive for a high level of service and value that is unmatched by any specific carrier alone. We boast a full menu of shipment options and can work with you to decide which one is best for you. No matter if you require domestic, ground, international, LTL, or government logistics, we can craft a personalized solution just for you.

AFP Global Logistics

If you are looking for a customized logistics handling experience to take over your third party logistics, AFP Global Logistics is the obvious choice. With over 25 years in the business, we have the experience needed to ensure that we can handle your logistics with ease. Ready to get started? Get in touch with AFP at 410.590.1234 (toll-free 800.274.1237), email us at info@afplus.com, or fill out our quick and easy contact form here!

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