MBX' Services, providing multi-modal, assured supply solutions

By: Mbx Logistics  09-12-2011
Keywords: transportation, supply chain, Transportation Management

MBX Logistics: Services and Capabilities

Today’s businesses are faced with ever increasing challenges and demands of global competition. To remain competitive in this environment companies are increasingly seeking to leverage their resources and outsourcing all or a significant portion of their logistics functions. You need a consultative partner who understands the issues you are faced with everyday.

MBX Logistics crafts solutions that improve the performance, efficiency and quality in our clients’ supply chain. We deliver measurable value to our client through building customized, integrated solutions that combine our operational excellence with leading edge technology and refined processes. MBX is an established leader in managing supply chains for the food, beverage, consumer goods and manufacturing industries.


Services

We analyze your unique challenges and craft a solution for your business needs Optimized shipping schedules with the right modes and carriers to achieve service requirement and hit cost goals Flexibility that leverages volume, our broad carrier base and capacity of the market Freight forwarding services to and from Puerto Rico, US VI, Hawaii and Guam. Integrated warehousing, consolidation and transportation solutions

Logistics Engineering and Solution Design

MBX Logistics will build a customized program to fit your business needs. Join the growing team of satisfied partners who have found MBX to be the answer to their supply chain requirements. Our Supply Chain Engineers are experts in analyzing and modeling a customer’s supply chain and discovering new strategies and options to reduce cost and improve service. We use state of the art systems and applications to identify opportunities and help customers proactively manage change in their supply chains. Our transportation analysis tools are used to identify tactical and operational optimization opportunities. And our network modeling capabilities are used for the strategic perspective and decision support analysis when looking at long term network performance. The MBX comprehensive Supply Chain Engineering process is an integral part of working with customer to build solutions that will keep their network performing at optimal levels.

Integrated TMS

We use a state of the art transportation management system, Oracle Transportation Management, O-TM, to ensure the efficient planning and execution of complex transportation requirements. We service single stop, multi-stop, single-customer and multi-customer shipments, and cover all modes, including LTL, TL, Rail, Inter-modal, expedited and Domestic Ocean shipments. Our fully integrated systems capability provide you quick access to advanced TM systems, and reduces your risk exposure and capital investment requirements. The experience and demonstrated operations abilities of the MBX team is the critical link that makes sure the power of leading edge technology is fully utilized to create value for our customers. Our TMS operations and technology teams have significant experience operating and supporting large scale, complex transportation solutions. Dedicated account teams know our customers business needs and provides the day-to-day coordination, the attention to detail and the on-going support that keeps your ultimate customers happy. MBX works with a very broad base of dry van, refrigerated and flat bed carriers. Our leveraged transportation purchasing power enables us to provide superior services and transportation savings for our clients. Fully integrated systems support enterprise wide initiatives by executing your customized solutions in a collaborative environment. There is no such thing as a static business environment. Businesses are constantly evolving and changing due to both external realities and internal initiatives. Your needs, like that of all our customers, will continue to change and evolve. MBX Logistics has the expertise, technology, and TMS expertise to keep your logistics operations current with industry best practices.

Freight Management and Brokerage Services

MBX Logistics offers Freight Management and Brokerage services as an integral part of our robust supply chain solutions. Our strong relationships with a broad base of carriers give us tremendous flexibility in developing transportation solutions that satisfy our customers’ transportation requirements. MBX Logistics does not own or operate equipment. As a non-asset based provider, we have the flexibility to access the market and develop solutions that are aligned with our clients' needs and the best scenarios of the current open market. Our extensive carrier base includes established relationships with regional and national carriers specializing in modes including refrigerated, dry van and flat bed equipment. The powerful combination our skilled operations teams, leading edge technology and deep carrier resources enables MBX to provide you ready access to the type of transportation you need. We can help streamline your shipping activities while reducing cost by leveraging our buying power on the open market.
  • Our professional logistics staff provides proactive customer communication.
  • MBX can arrange and manage all modes of your transportation including: refrigerated and dry van, rail, inter-modal, flatbed and expedited.
  • MBX acts as a centralized resource, optimizing all freight movement and coordinating all related activities and information through TMS systems. We serve as an interface between the customer, shipping facilities and carriers and the final delivery.


Warehousing and Distribution

MBX Logistics offers warehousing solutions that are specifically engineered to our customers needs. Warehouse solutions are based on the specific needs and characteristics required to deliver results for your business. MBX adds profit to your bottom line by controlling warehousing, transportation and administrative costs, while allowing your resources to focus on core business initiatives.

Consolidation services

For temperature controlled products, the MBX LTL consolidation and distribution services reduce our customers’ cycle time, improve shipment accuracy, and reduce transportation costs. Our Temperature Control LTL program is supported by an expanding network of refrigerated consolidation operations located in major markets. Our consolidation programs enable the economical handling of smaller quantities at more frequent intervals. This promotes an enhanced in-stock position, reduced inventory/storage space requirements, reduced freight costs, and provides flexibility in allocating deliveries as distribution decisions are moved closer to demand.

Keywords: supply chain, transportation, Transportation Management

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