May 11, 2016 Shipping Methods

Time Critical Logistics Are the New Normal

In today’s increasingly fast-paced world, meeting deadlines isn’t optional; it’s a requirement of running a successful business. When you have a shipment that must be delivered according to a specific time schedule, it is absolutely imperative that it reaches its final destination on time and intact. This is where time critical logistics–such as same-day and expedited shipping –come in. Thanks to their increased use, expedited shipping options have become more affordable than ever and just because your shipment must get somewhere quickly does not mean you have to break your business’s budget. Learn more in today’s blog, below.

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NFO services aren’t the only solution for time critical logistics.

Time critical logistics have become the new normal

Until recently, when business owners needed a shipment to reach a destination on a tight deadline, they would have to pay an arm and a leg to be sure their goods would make it on time. As technology has advanced and time critical shipments have become so common, costs have been driven down dramatically. Companies all around the country as well as the world rely on expedited shipping methods to ensure that their goods are able to reliably make it to market. There are now a wide range of options for ensuring that your goods make it to their destination efficiently and affordably.

What you need to know about time critical logistics

While air freight is often what comes to mind when most people think about expedited shipping, ground shipping is another great option that offers flexibility as well as affordability. At AFP Global Logistics, we offer a range of expedited ground shipping services, including two-driver teams, express trucking, and same-day direct drive. If you prefer to ship via Next Flight Out or charter service, we can coordinate that too! No matter your needs, we can come up with a customized solution to ensure that your time critical shipments will make it where they need to be, on time and on budget.

AFP Global Logistics

For a customized logistics handling experience with experience in time critical logistics solutions, AFP Global Logistics is the best and only choice! We provide a full range of shipping services, and our 25 years in the business have given us the tools we need to tailor our logistic solutions to each and every individual customer. 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, or fill out our quick and easy contact form here!

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