Consolidation Service

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Consolidation Service

A service in which a company combines several different shipments on a single vessel or airplane in order to extract bulk rates and other favorable treatment from the transportation service. A consolidation service is also called an assembly service, cargo consolidation, and freight consolidation.
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Contract notice: Freight Consolidation Scheme serving Bristol and Bath.
Its core business is freight consolidation, logistics and distribution.
The freight consolidation centre at the Newburn Riverside industrial estate has been opened by Your Homes Newcastle (YHN).
Pilot's tailored freight consolidation grid speeds deliveries and helps assure fleet readiness.
Seaton Group's (OTC: SEGI) freight consolidation and forwarding company, wholly owned by SEGI reported better than expected 9 month interim results.
Georgia-Pacific will leverage RedPrairie's transportation management suite to achieve labor and operational efficiencies, including: improved freight consolidation, optimized carrier assignments and load planning.
Getco is an Italian multimodal transport operator and offers ocean freight consolidation services out of the Port of Livorno.
Net revenue (total revenue less freight consolidation costs) and pre-tax income increased from $512,873 and $52,845 for the quarter ended March 31, 1992, to $781,493 and $71,387, respectively, for the quarter ended March 31, 1993.
com) today announced its freight consolidation and inventory management services, including vendor-managed inventory (VMI), for North American buyers of engineered components and subassemblies from China.
In addition to transportation management, JLS also provides freight bill payment, premium freight management, claims processing, shipment tracking, freight consolidation and customized management reports.
a leading international freight consolidation, warehousing and supply chain management company, has gone into production with the GTN portal, the industry-backed transaction platform for ocean freight management.
based in Miami, Florida, providing complete logistics and freight consolidation services for domestic and international clients.
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