The Leader In Industrial Logistics Management
Transportation within the industrial manufacturing sector is uniquely complex. It requires precise shipment planning, coordination across multiple locations and a reliable carrier base. Can you really trust an outside party with so much on the line?
PLS Logistics is the leader in outsourced industrial freight management. No other 3PL has the experience and the resources to deliver improvements and value throughout your supply chain. Whether you are a Steel/Metals manufacturer, outside processor, service center, heavy industry shipper or supplier your unique business requirements are well supported. We work with over 1,000 industrial shippers servicing the metals, nuclear/energy, lumber, building products, oil&gas and automotive industries.
"By partnering with PLS Logistics Services, Lakeside Steel has been able to achieve record-breaking shipment levels. PLS' expansive carrier network provides Lakeside with the capacity we need, while PLS' buying power has reduced Lakeside's overall supply chain costs."
R.A. (Ron) Bedard - President and CEO, Lakeside Steel Corp.
You will benefit immediately from significant costs savings as you leverage the capacity that PLS delivers. Unmatched buying power through our expansive carrier network translates into rates most shippers could not get on their own. In addition, your specific shipping needs are easily supported with access to the types of equipment required by your industry.
Your savings are further enhanced through the efficiency that PLS delivers to your transportation process. Delivery service levels will improve as your business is supported by PLS’ people, process and technology:
- People – you get the most experienced industrial logistics professionals to manage your program on a daily basis. You also gain from our network of qualified carriers who move metals, lumber and machinery on a regular basis.
- Process – your distinctive transportation needs are evaluated through our Logistics Opportunity Assessment Process and on-site data collection. We take the time to learn your business to fully optimize your shipping efficiencies.
- Technology – we developed PLS PROSM – our proprietary transportation solution – based on the specific needs of the industrial sector. Continuous enhancements through customer and carrier feedback guarantee that you’ll benefit from the input and experience of your industry peers.