December 2, 2016 Shipping Methods

All In Good Time: The Value of Time Sensitive Logistics

time-sensitive-logistics

Time is money, which is why time sensitive logistics are incredibly valuable for many businesses.

It used to be that expedited transportation was considered a luxury, high-cost service reserved only for the most urgent shipments. But that has changed in today’s fast-paced global economy. Companies of all sizes utilize time-critical transportation even for ongoing, continuous and planned shipments. While expedited services are still essential for unplanned rescues, many businesses have developed smart management strategies that make regular use of these services.

Speed, Short-Term Demand

Assured shipping is incredibly valuable for companies who depend on speed, or that need tight control over the products in transit. When you’re dealing with high value goods, there’s no sense in risking a looser supply chain. Manufacturers also choose expedited services for just-in-time assembly lines, lean inventory strategies, and keeping up with a frequent need for replacement parts. Speed is vital for companies with seasonal or cyclical demand. In these instances, planning with time sensitive logistics in mind is incredibly valuable.

Count The Minutes with AFP Global

For over 25 years AFP Global Logistics has been an expert in providing mission critical logistics. When it comes to developing an effective logistics strategy, AFP Global can make your difficult logistics problems easy by minimizing potential downtime and financial penalties. Some of our time accommodating shipping services include:

  • Express Trucking, Sprinter Van to 53’ FT Tractor Trailer
  • Two Driver Teams
  • Same Day Direct Drive
  • Next Flight Out (NFO) Air
  • Charter Service, Lear Jet to 747 Jumbo Jet

Furthermore, our expedited shipments are monitored from start to end in order to ensure a fully seamless experience. For companies that need tight control over their products, communication can be customized to your specific needs, rather than being held up by an automated system.

AFP Global Logistics

For the highest-quality logistics handling experience that will be customized to the unique needs of your business, AFP Global Logistics is the best and only choice! We offer a comprehensive range of shipping services, and our 25 years of experience in the business have given us the tools we need to create personalized logistic solutions for each and every individual customer. For more information or to start designing your own logistic solutions today, get in touch with AFP Global Logistics 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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