Supporting a Plan For Every Part (PFEP) strategy, this detailed template is an effective guide when moving freight to audit trailers and ensure you're optimizing the truck's utilization.
When issuing a bid for LTL freight carriers, this template ensures standard inputs for all carriers (base rates, FAK, fuel surcharge, accessorials, etc.), streamlining the bid analysis and carrier management processes.
How do you find the right 3PL partner? This RFP vendor evaluation template has key, strategic questions to consider adding to your RFP when procuring a best-in-class logistics service provider.
Communication planning is critical to have in place before issues arise. This template includes pyramid-style escalation diagrams for communicating to internal and external stakeholders.
Scheduling dock delivery times is a key component of lean logistics. In this template, organize and plan your deliveries based on factors like inbound constraints and level flow.
□ Do you have competitive freight rates?
□ Are you running efficient transportation routes?
□ Do you have real-time visibility to shipments?
If you answered “no” to any of the above questions, it’s time to diagnose some savings and optimization opportunities within your rates, routes, modes and more.