June 2, 2017 Domestic Shipping

Inbound Freight from Vendors: Uncovering the Costs Associated with Inbound Freight

Inbound Freight Costs

Did you know that you can control the costs of your inbound freight? Trust the experts at AFP Global Logistics!

Did you know you have the ability to control the costs of your inbound freight from vendors? When you order materials from your vendors, the common trend is to set up shipping without giving the customer any options.  Great, that makes shipping convenient and simple because you do not have to deal with making inbound shipping arrangements.  But what is this convenience actually costing you? Vendors use shipping and transportation as a profit center. They increase their freight costs and pass it along to you, the client, without you even realizing what the freight charge is.

Working With a Third Party Logistics Provider Reduces Shipping Costs

What if you had the ability to control the costs associated with your inbound freight with little effort?  As a total logistics solution provider, AFP Global Logistics partners with a 3PL provider allowing us to leverage their buying power on your behalf. Our 3PL partner works on a domestic level and leverages their volume. In turn, AFP Global Logistics passes the volume discounts on to small and medium-size businesses.

Contact AFP Global Logistics Today!

Take control of your inbound freight NOW! The next time you order materials from your vendors, be sure to ask for the charges associated with inbound shipping.  Then call or email the team at AFP Global Logistics to compare the rate. With just a few details, AFP will coordinate the logistics from your vendor to your door and offer more value at a fraction of the freight cost.

AFP Global Logistics

If you are looking for a trustworthy and experienced logistics company that understands the ins and outs of end-to-end air freight logistics solutions, look no further than AFP Global Logistics. We provide a full range of shipping and logistics services, and our 25 years in the business have given us the tools we need to create customized logistics solutions that are tailored to the needs of each client we serve. We have what it takes to provide the kind of air freight services in Washington DC that your business needs to thrive. For more information or to start designing your own logistic solutions today, 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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