In today’s market, flexibility and first to the market is key in any company’s success. Bottom line, you must be in the right market, with the right product and at the right time and at the right price! Timing is everything. At LMS, we understand the need to react quickly and anticipate changing supply chain needs. We are not going to try to put a square peg in a round hole. We will provide our customers with just the right fit . . . at the right time at the right price.
Not only will we provide the best solution for your organization but we will increase your logistics efficiency by controlling costs and improving process and turnaround time. We know that the complexity of the supply chain has continued to increase and becomes more challenging with the demands of a “just in time” customer.
Each organization has specific requirements for their supply chain needs. At LMS, we have the flexibility of a shared environment (multi-client) facility. Services like picking, packaging, storage, inventory control, order management, and inspection and other normal warehouse activities are all adjusted by your demand and seasonal needs.
Distribution needs change – Customer needs change – Customer “wants” change – ALL THE TIME! The supply chain demands continue to get more rigorous. How do you handle that? Flexibility.
At LMS Solutions, we understand the need to be flexible and be able to change direction at a moment’s notice. We can competitively handle the complexity of you and your customers’ needs with speed and reliability.
Our operations are designed to bring your products in and out in a short period of time. If the products need to be sorted, segregated or any other modification, we are ready to handle that to make sure your customer is getting their products just the way they want them.
Our operation is positioned to provide effective access to major markets which will make turnaround times quick to meet the on-time and complete performance requirements. This distribution option of cross docking allows you to reduce inventory costs, be more responsive to your customers and ensures you don’t have products warehoused in wrong locations.
We provide you a competitive advantage with our solutions and market expertise.
- Warehouse space is always the right size. It can increase and decrease based on your business requirements.
- Scalable labor based on your volume demand.
- Fixed costs for buildings and human resources would be changed to transactional variable costs.
- Pay for services bundled exactly what you need. You are not paying for services not needed.
- Concentrate on your core competencies. We’re the logistic experts – let us handle moving your products from Point A to Point B.
- Take advantage of our experience with multiple clients, industries and regional customers.
- We get to know your customer better than you do! We work with these customers daily and have built that relationship with them.
- Complete control of the process with full inventory visibility and transparency.
Transloading is the process of transferring cargo and freight from one method of transportation to another. This is used when one mode of transportation will not get your products from Point A to Point B and is most common when shipping internationally.
Transloading products from Ocean containers to domestic equipment quickly allows you to make real-time distribution decisions while reducing costs. At LMS this flexible distribution option not only reduces your freight cost by leveraging different freight strategies but creates a sustainable supply chain environment. No matter if we are unloading rail cars or ocean containers from the port, transferring products onto flatbeds or domestic truckload is our expertise.
LMS serves as your single-source logistics partner maintaining an echo-managed transportation program to synchronize your warehousing operations for faster order cycle times. We can manage your transportation by scheduling your carrier and ensuring on-time delivery.
We also conduct Port and Rail Container Drayage services for both import and export operations. We serve the biggest and best Refractory companies because of our ability to respond to emergency situations with ease and pin-point accuracy. Our relationships with the drayage companies ensure reliable service and performance.