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.