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The definition of logistics is “the detailed coordination of a complex operation involving many people, facilities or supplies.” To elaborate it’s using warehouses, transportation and fulfillment services to get a product where it needs to go.
CHALLENGE A major automotive supplier was taking on additional business and needed to re-evaluate its logistics needs to meet the demands. They were running operations out of a distribution center in El Paso, Texas, while its new customers were located in the Detroit area, Ohio and Canada. Their objectives were to reduce inventory at the […]
Case Study – Full Service 3PL BACKGROUND LePage’s is a manufacturer and distributor based out of Toronto, Ontario. They specialize in office supplies such as tape, bubble wrap, mailing envelopes, etc. They are one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of these products in the US, with customers such as Wal-Mart, Office Depot and Family […]
“Evans was flexible and accommodating to our needs, and right away they made us feel that we had found what we were looking for in a local partner” CHALLENGE A German Logistics Company handles the delivery of Volkswagen, Audi, Mercedes-Benz and Maybach vehicles and display properties to the North American International Auto Show, held each […]
Transportation regulations are easy to comply with and have little to no effect on a shipper, right? Not exactly! There are several regulations that can have direct impact on the ability for a driver to deliver your cargo reliably. As a savvy shipper, it’s wise to stay current on the latest regulations that carriers must […]