Transportation and Logistics Consulting

Carpedia has a proven track record of implementing performance improvement strategies for transportation companies that result in better asset utilization and operating profitability.

Transportation and logistics plays a significant role in most manufacturing or distribution firms, whether it’s done internally or outsourced to third party providers. Effectively managing an integrated supply chain is critical to meet ever-increasing customer demands, enable greater production efficiency, and control processing costs.

Improvement Areas

  • Asset Utilization
  • Service Excellence
  • Productivity Improvement
  • Maintenance Improvement
  • Cultural Alignment
  • Internal Teams and Capabilities

Sectors

  • Wholesale and Distribution
  • Third-Party Logistics
  • Trucking (LTL & TL)
  • Expedited Logistics
  • Container Shipping
  • Warehouse Operations

Some of Our Clients

How We Help

We work with our clients to generate more predictable and sustainable performance levels. Across the various sectors of the transportation and logistics industry, our clients have turned to us for help in many areas, including:

  • Better planning and scheduling to improve service and equipment utilization
  • Improve the balance and flow of dock operations by eliminating waste and reducing variation
  • Improve load balancing to help maximize equipment utilization
  • Improve truck routing and delivery scheduling
  • Improve cross-functional coordination (e.g. dispatching, dock, and fleet operations)
  • Improve profitability through more targeted sales management
  • Reduce asset costs through better maintenance and cash management
  • Reduce operating costs (often labor productivity, fuel management, or equipment maintenance)
  • Streamline administration
  • Engage employees

CLIENT EXPERIENCE

Truly delivered the results

“To date the changes in the warehouse and fleet are in total exceeding the savings commitment that Carpedia presented. This is the ultimate performance measure and your team has truly delivered the results. The experience of working with Carpedia has been very beneficial and I would recommend your services be considered by any business seeking demonstrated profitability improvement.”

President, ASL Distribution Services

Transportation / Logistics Client Testimonials
2020-09-28T10:41:14-04:00

President, ASL Distribution Services

“To date the changes in the warehouse and fleet are in total exceeding the savings commitment that Carpedia presented. This is the ultimate performance measure and your team has truly delivered the results. The experience of working with Carpedia has been very beneficial and I would recommend your services be considered by any business seeking demonstrated profitability improvement.”

Positive change to our company’s culture

“Our project with Carpedia met the expected results within our organization and the sustained improvement to our process is bringing positive change to our company’s culture and contributing to our bottom line.”

-President, Caravan Logistics

Transportation / Logistics Client Testimonials
2020-09-28T10:42:12-04:00

-President, Caravan Logistics

“Our project with Carpedia met the expected results within our organization and the sustained improvement to our process is bringing positive change to our company’s culture and contributing to our bottom line.”
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Transportation / Logistics Client Testimonials