Mentra Logistics - solutions

By: Mentra Logistics  09-12-2011
Keywords: supply chain, Logistics solutions

WareHousing & distribution

MENTRA LOGISTICS has the know-how and experience necessary to design and manage warehousing and distribution processes so that product flows are optimised and supply chain costs are driven down. Our customers can reduce their stockholdings and increase service levels, while maintaining the flexibility required to meet fast-changing market demands.

Responding to our customers' needs to improve efficiencies and reduce costs and inventory, we add value in warehousing and distribution through:

Value-Added Services
Services that increase the value generated for our customers.

Finished Goods
Dedicated and shared-user, ambient and temperature-controlled warehousing of ready-for-sale merchandise.

De consolidation
Breaking down large shipments into smaller shipments for onward delivery to customers.

Finished Goods Distribution
National and regional distribution of ready-for-sale merchandise.

In-Store Logistics
Solutions that help retailers bring warehouse management disciplines to bear on in-store logistics operations.

  • improved materials availability and visibility
  • inventory optimisation through increasing efficiency and leveraging our buying power
  • risk analysis
  • improved vendor management and vendor compliance
  • specialist procurement expertise
  • provision of enhanced reporting of KPIs/management information
  • logistics best-practice experience
  • IT/electronic business integration skills.

The result is that we can improve warehousing and distribution efficiency while maintaining or improving service levels for our customers, despite the increasingly competitive and regulated environment in which they operate.

Network Solutions
Integrated dedicated or shared-user distribution services - domestic and international.

Industry Segment
Mentra Logistics focus on selected industry sectors means customers benefit from working with specialists - not just in logistics, but also in their particular marketplace. Our aim is to build long-term partnerships and work closely with our customers - often shoulder to shoulder with their management teams. The know-how of our people combined with our industry-leading solutions provides them with real competitive advantage.
Every day, throughout the world, our people work with a huge variety of customers to solve practical problems - from achieving shorter lead times to delivering temperature-controlled freight - in the following industry sectors:

Design and management of entire Automotive supply chains.
Life Sciences / Healthcare
Healthcare distribution from R&D to after sales.
Supply chain solutions addressing on-shelf availability, infrastructure and global sourcing.
Our solutions reduce lead times in an industry where success depends on getting new trends to market fast.
Transportation and outsourced logistics in global aviation market
Specialist supply chain and logistics solutions to companies throughout the industrial sector.
In-plant, extended supply chain management, bulk transportation, reverse logistics.
Solutions for Fast Moving Consumer Goods.
Enhanced product availability, optimised product flows and reduced supply chain costs.
Industrial Projects
Large-scale project forwarding services for industry sectors

Our America Rails and Road service is integrated with USA and Canada customs. We offer door to door deliveries

MENTRA LOGISTICS offers flexible road freight services customised to customer needs for domestic and international groupage, part-load and full-load and over dimensional shipments by road and intermodal.
Our rail specialists within MENTRA LOGISTICS provide cost efficient rail logistics solutions

Industrial Projects
MENTRA LOGISTICSs Industrial Projects transportation services provide tailor-made solutions for customers working in industries such as:

  • oil and gas exploration and production
  • petrochemicals
  • engineering and construction
  • power and energy
  • mining
  • industrial plants
  • infrastructure projects.

Specialised teams in MENTRA LOGISTICS global network deliver best-in-class solutions. Our quality-driven approach, experience in risk management and sophisticated IT solutions combine to ensure reliable performance and process and cost optimisation across your supply chain.


  • packaging design (industrial)
  • multimodal transport design
  • feasibility studies and consulting

Project Logistics Management

  • risk management planning
  • project freight-forwarding services
  • document process management
  • expediting, including order management, tracking and tracing

Project Cargo Logistics Monitoring

  • packaging control
  • port/Airport handling supervision

Heavy Load Installation

  • job-site delivery up to final positioning at factory, work site or project destination.

As a leader in transportation and logistics, MENTRA LOGISTICS understands and appreciates the risks involved with bringing your goods to the market every day. The MENTRA LOGISTICS cargo insurance program provides cover to limit the financial impacts of any potential loss or damage during transportation. Having cargo insurance protects your investment and gives you the peace of mind that your working capital will keep on working, even in a loss or damage situation.

Keywords: Logistics solutions, supply chain

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Mentra Logistics - services

Partner with MENTRA LOGISTICS and you have access to seamless express and logistics solutions from the largest and most dynamic shipping and Logistics Company in Canada and its worldwide touch of class. MENTRA Forwarding is the market leader in air and ocean freight, providing complete supply chain management. Services range from consulting and design all the way to management and specific project handling. Port to Port, DDU, DDP.