AT LPS, Everything we do is about making A to B simple, efficient and worry-free.
LPS INTEGRATED LOGISTICS Providing you with worry free freight management.
LPS BROKERAGE Giving you instant access to shipping rates and total control of your inbound and outbound freight.
LPS PROJECTS Complex freight management. Moving anything, anywhere, anytime.
—— Inbound freight compliance —— Freight audit and payment —— Ongoing support and performance reporting
LPS INTEGRATED LOGISTICS Your worry free freight management with Logistics Planning Services includes these differentiators working for you: —— Non-asset based, open book pricing, carrier-neutral approach —— Leverage our 4PL buying power and receive premier carrier discounts —— A vested logistics partner with industry leading account management staff —— LPS Call CriticalTM emergency freight management 24x7x365 —— MyLPSTM customizable web-based technology platform
—— R eal-time freight quotes for any modal need: LTL, partial truckload, truckload, intermodal, expedited, international, flatbed and heavy haul
3PL Carriers & Operators
What’s a 4PL? The 4PL (fourth-party logistics) will focus on your logistics so you can focus on your core business. While you manage just one partnership, the 4PL can manage pricing & compliance for all other freight vendors. The 4PL will be non-asset based, carrier neutral and transparent with fees.
—— Dispatch with a vast network of carriers, receive order confirmation and print your bill of lading
LPS Brokerage MyLPS ExpressTM gives you complete web-based control of your shipping using our proprietary online brokerage system. You get instant access and complete management of your inbound and outbound freight. And it’s simple with these benefits: —— N o lengthy contracts, upfront fees, monthly minimums or obligations —— Competitive freight rates and guaranteed capacity
—— Easy online user-interface with little training required
HEAVY-LIFT Heavy Haul
LPS PROJECTs This is where the rubber meets the road: Full turnkey project management moving anything, anywhere, anytime. Leverage our industry leading experience with multimodal transport solutions including heavy haul transport, over-dimensional rail, heavy-lift and industrial rigging.
put OUR EXPERIENCE AND DEDICATION TO WORK FOR YOU We back it up with these service commitments: —— Single-source, vested logistics partner from start to finish —— Turnkey transport solutions: Anything, Anywhere, Anytime —— Vendor inbound project management and cargo visibility with web-based MyLPSTM - Project Management tool —— Qualified engineers, marine surveyors, rail riders and expeditors —— Site surveying, load certifications and load transfer monitoring —— Worldwide cargo and liability insurance coverage —— Leverage our 4PL buying power and carrier-neutral approach and receive discounted shipping rates —— LPS Call CriticalTM project support and onsite supervision 24x7x365
GROWTH Pursue freight consolidation & optimization opportunities. Change bad behaviors that are costing you money. Introduce new partners that can enhance overall supply chain opportunities.
IMPROVEMENT Track key performance indicators across all logistics activity vs. benchmarks. Run quarterly reviews to correct issues and identify new opportunities.
NEEDS ANALYSIS Corporate logistics & supply chain discovery meetings. Analyze end-to-end freight management process. Freight payment business rules discussion.
COST REDUCTION ANALYSIS
ONBOARDING THE LPS WAY
Gather data and perform freight cost analysis. Establish freight benchmarks. Identify immediate & long term savings opportunities.
Monitor inbound & outbound shipping compliance.
Augment and expand carrier base supporting all modes of shipping.
Comprehensive training for internal teams, carriers and vendor base.
Maintain open communication between customer, vendors, carriers and LPS.
Personalize MyLPSTM Logistics Management System to your specific needs.
LPS account management team and LPS tools add integrity across your logistics chain.
Document business rules for each business segment.
Logistics Planning Services is a vested logistics partner designed around you. The 4PL business model means we are non-asset based, open-book and carrier-neutral for you. Our buying power means discounts for you. Our proprietary technology platforms are easy to use and custom-tailored to your needs. You get 24x7x365 support with every project.
Making A to B simple, efficient, and worry free. WE MEAN IT.
LOGISTICS PLANNING SERVICES, INC. Main: (877) 539-7447 or (651) 552-4905 Load Center: (877) 574-7447 Brokerage: (877) 772-0256 MyLPS Express: (877) 967-7377 Fax: (651) 552-4910 Web: www.shiplps.com
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Transportation Intermediaries Association
Published on Jun 7, 2012