Shipping & Freight Savings
Reduce Shipping Costs
Did you know that shipping costs can consume five to ten percent of a company’s annual revenue? According to Optimrout.com, transportation alone costs U.S. businesses over $1.04 trillion (or 10.4% of total revenue), according to the 2019 Annual State of Logistics report.
That’s why it’s important to partner with the experts at Strategic Business Advisors who can help reduce your shipping costs and improve your overall supply chain. Our team has over 20 years of experience helping businesses just like yours save money on their shipping expenses.
We know how important it is for you to keep your shipping costs low. And, with the cost of shipping rising due to inflation and the pandemic, this goal is more important than ever.
With that in mind we use a customized shipping platform, tailored to your specific transportation requirements. We also provide ongoing support so you can always stay up-to-date on the latest changes in the industry.
Our Services Include:
What Impacts Shipping Costs?
There are several factors that go into a business’s shipping costs. These include:
The size, weight, and shape of the package: Larger or heavier packages may cost more to ship than smaller ones, as they require more resources to transport. The shape of the package can also affect the cost, as irregularly shaped packages may require additional handling or packaging.
The distance the package needs to travel: Longer distances generally result in higher shipping costs, as more resources are required to transport the package.
The shipping method: Different shipping methods, such as ground, air, or expedited, can have different costs and these can vary widely.
The shipping provider: Different shipping providers may offer different rates for the same shipping services.
The destination: Shipping costs may vary depending on the destination for which the item(s) will be shipped. Some locations may be more expensive to reach than others.
Overall, a business’s shipping costs are determined by a combination of these factors. By understanding and carefully considering these elements, businesses can work to minimize their shipping costs and optimize their shipping operations.
How We Help To Reduce Shipping Costs
We’ve revolutionized the shipping game! Our cutting-edge execution platform is provided at no cost to all qualified clients, while providing exclusive rates and cost savings strategies that set it apart from competitors.
We use the software and our shipping expertise to help identify savings opportunities.
We provide these value-added services, as well:
1.Explore Your Shipping Options
We can help you uncover the various shipping options available and find the best solutions for your goods. Shipping can be expensive, and by understanding your shipping options, you can reduce the costs of shipping.
2.Negotiate with Several Carriers
Shipping costs can be a significant expense for any business that rely on shipping items to customers or moving goods from one location to another. One way we can help is by negotiating with multiple carriers. This allows us to find carriers that offer the most competitive rates for a specific shipping requirement.
3.Optimize Shipment Opportunities
Our proprietary automated software continuously optimizes your small parcel and LTL shipments. By doing this, you can eliminate unnecessary charges and optimize the process to save valuable time and money.
Our cutting edge shipping execution platform can result in savings ranging from 15% to 40% on your shipping spend.
Our Expense-Reduction Shipping and Freight Strategy
Access to our proprietary shipping software
- We use proprietary shipping software that is customized to our needs. This software allows us to track the progress of our shipments, identify potential savings opportunities, and make informed decisions about shipping methods.
- Our shipping software is fully automated, which allows us to track and manage our shipments from start to finish. Our automated software helps organize the shipping process – minimizing the potential for error.
Multi-carrier shipping technology
- We utilize multi-carrier shipping technology to maximize the efficiency and accuracy of our shipments. This allows us to send large items through multiple carriers simultaneously, which leads to lower shipping costs and faster delivery times.
Optimizes shipments to identify savings
- Our shipping software is optimized to identify potential savings opportunities within the shipping process. This allows us to avoid costly mistakes and get the most out of our shipping resources.
Optimizes for small parcel and LTL shipments
- Our shipping software is specifically tailored to handle small parcels and LTL shipments. This allows us to save on shipping costs while still ensuring the items reach their destination in a timely manner.
Why Choose Us?
- State-of-the-Art Shipping Software
We understand that shipping can be expensive, which is why we strive to offer the best possible service possible. Our proprietary shipping software allows us to track the progress of our shipments, identify potential savings opportunities, and make informed decisions about shipping methods. This ensures that we’re constantly optimizing for the best possible outcome, whether it’s reducing costs or speeding up delivery times. Contact us today to learn more about our shipping software and how it can benefit your business.
- Streamlined Workforce Process
Our streamlined workforce process minimizes the need for human interaction in the shipping process. This helps to ensure that our shipments are processed with accuracy and efficiency, leading to lower shipping costs and faster delivery times. Our streamlined workforce process minimizes the need for human interaction in the shipping process. This ensures that we’re always optimizing for the best possible outcome, whether it’s reducing costs or speeding up delivery times.
We’re a leading provider of shipping software for small and large businesses alike. With over two hundred million shipments under our belt, we know exactly what it takes to get your items to their destination on time and affordably. Contact us today or visit our website for more information about our innovative shipping software!
If you are having trouble managing the expenses of your business because of high shipping costs, do not worry! Our company offers best-in-class solutions to manage your finances effectively and increase profitability at the same time. Just give us a call at (208) 254-4292 and schedule an appointment for our expert financial advice.