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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The new facility will serve as a major hub for both North American and international freight consolidation operations.
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.
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.
Contract notice: Freight Consolidation Scheme serving Bristol and Bath.
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.
Getco is an Italian multimodal transport operator and offers ocean freight consolidation services out of the Port of Livorno.
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.
Its services include wholesale stacktrain services (cost-efficient, two-tiered rail transportation for containerized shipments), and retail trucking, intermodal marketing, freight consolidation and handling, international freight forwarding, and supply-chain management services.
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