Centralized Logistics Management

Astra/CFX Holdings subsidiary Astra Supply Chain focuses solely on Logistics.

Allow our years of experience, knowledge, and carrier relationships benefit you in providing a centralized logistics management solution.We would design a customized logistics workflow focusing on utilizingexistingAstra assets, relationships with best in class regional and nationwide carriers, and fully integrated web-based TMS.Our goal is to reduce transit time and provide measurable savings over you existing total logistics spend.

Centralized Logistics Management Services..Managing the Process

  • Centralized hub for all your shipping requirements; single source solution for regional, nationwide, or international
  • Triple bid for non-contracted transactional shipments 
  • Negotiate and establish contract pricing for high volume lanes and DC’s which are not under existing contract
  • Manage your existing logistics providers and contracts
  • Include carriers from Astra’s supply-base to compliment your existing carrier base where appropriate
  • Astra to add assets to high volume lanes specifically to supportyour point to point distribution.
  • Centralized dispatch operations 
  • Integrated TMS with API connectivity – scheduling, BOL, tracking, and KPI reporting
  • End of month/quarter/year reporting
  • Service fee invoicing methodology – Net + Margin on total

Why outsource your Logistics spend?

  • Single supplier for you to manage
  • Clearinghouse for existing non-diverse logistic suppliers to create a value added Tier 1 spend 
  • Tier 1 diversity spend opportunity

Our Centralized Logistics Management Solution provides you…

  • An internal overhead savings in staff reductions
  • An efficient means of arranging your LTL and truckload shipments and load plans
  • Ability to manage (1) logistics supplier and (1) AP account instead of multiple suppliers
  • Maintain legacy carriers through Astra, and have access to our network of assets and brokerage relationships
  • Ease of purchase reconciliation through proof of deliveries provided from (1) supplier
  • Double-digit cost savings opportunity through reducing a layer to the spend

Contact Us to see what freight transportation options you have at your immediate disposal.