Discounted Carrier Rates

discounted shipping rates

What are Discounted Carrier Rates?

Discounted carrier rates, also referred to as discounted shipping rates, provide substantial benefits for businesses across various industries. These discounts, exclusive to businesses who ship high volumes, offer cost-effective shipping solutions based on factors like geography, shipping method, and package dimensions.

Unlock Shipping Savings: Discounted Shipping Rates at 3PL Center

In the competitive realm of logistics, every penny saved makes a difference. At 3PL Center, we’re dedicated to providing our clients with unparalleled discounted rates on small parcel shipments. With a focus on cost-effective solutions, we negotiate directly with the most utilized carriers like FedEx, UPS, USPS, and DHL to secure the most favorable rates for you.

Our negotiation process is highly personalized, designed to meet the specific requirements of our clients. Whether it’s handling oversize or overweight items, residential delivery, managing peak season surcharges, or ensuring swift 2-day delivery, we proactively work to reduce or even waive additional surcharges. At 3PL Center, we believe in doing the legwork for you, so you can enjoy substantial savings.

Accessing these exclusive rates is seamless through our advanced Warehouse Management System (WMS) software. Browse through all available quotes to pinpoint the best rates tailored to your unique business needs.

Experience Seamless Shipping with Our Advanced Warehouse Management System

At 3PL Center, we’ve integrated a powerful Warehouse Management System (WMS) to streamline your shipping experience. Our WMS empowers you with a suite of user-friendly tools, allowing you to effortlessly navigate through shipping rates, obtain instant quotes, book shipments, and print labels—all within a single, intuitive platform.

Key Features of Our WMS

Browse Shipping Rates:

Easily access and compare shipping rates from multiple carriers such as FedEx, UPS and DHL. Our system provides real-time rates from a diverse network of carriers, ensuring you choose the most cost-effective option for your shipments.

Browse shipping rates easily with our WMS – sort by carrier, price or speed to suit your shipping needs

Instant Quotes:

Get instant quotes tailored to your specific shipping requirements. Our WMS offers accurate and transparent pricing, enabling you to plan your logistics with precision.

Effortless Booking:

Book shipments seamlessly through our platform. Our intuitive interface simplifies the process, allowing you to schedule pickups and deliveries effortlessly. 

Purchase and Print Labels:

With just a few clicks, purchase shipping labels and print them instantly. Our WMS streamlines label generation, saving you time and ensuring compliance with carrier specifications.

Benefits of Working with Us:

  • Cost-Efficient Shipping: Leverage our high volume of shipments for discounted rates with FedEx, UPS, and USPS.
  • Streamlined Logistics Management: We excel in LTL and full truckload shipments, providing exceptional rates and services with national carriers like FedEx Freight, UPS Freight, and others.
  • Diverse Carrier Options: Access a multitude of freight carriers seamlessly through our platform, empowering you with varied shipping choices.
  • Transparent Pricing: Our fixed fees ensure transparency, eliminating hidden charges and ensuring peace of mind.
  • Effortless Domestic & International Shipments: Manage all your shipments hassle-free, both domestically and internationally, using our comprehensive online platform.
  • Our Warehouse Management System:  Our WMS is designed to enhance your logistics operations. Experience unparalleled convenience and efficiency in managing your shipments while enjoying access to discounted shipping rates—all in one unified platform.

Leveraging 3PL Center’s Expertise to Save on Shipping

At 3PL Center, the savings don’t stop with our negotiated discounted shipping rates. We offer our customers a number of ways they can save on money on shipping such as:

1. Elevated DIM Factor for Cost Savings

Experience the advantage of a higher DIM factor tailored for your shipments. The DIM factor, also known as the dimensional factor, is a crucial metric used by freight carriers to calculate dimensional weight based on volume. At 3PL Center, our elevated DIM factor translates to substantial reductions in your shipping costs, directly contributing to significant savings for your business.

2. Surcharge Mitigation and Reduction

Through strategic negotiations and leveraging strong carrier relationships, 3PL Center specializes in reducing or even waiving surcharges for our esteemed clients. Our proactive approach effectively mitigates the impact of additional fees, ensuring substantial cost savings, especially for businesses engaged in residential shipping.

3. Shipping Optimization Strategies

Efficient packaging and optimized shipping practices are pivotal in driving down overall shipping expenses. At 3PL Center, we provide invaluable insights into bundling shipments, optimizing packaging sizes, and exploring the most cost-effective shipping methods available. Implementing these strategic strategies enhances operational efficiency and significantly reduces shipping costs.

4. Strategic Warehouse Locations for Enhanced Efficiency

Access to multiple strategically located warehouses is key to optimizing both cost and time efficiencies. By leveraging our network of warehouses strategically placed in proximity to your customers, businesses benefit from reduced shipping distances and transit times. This approach not only cuts down shipping costs but also enhances customer satisfaction by ensuring timely deliveries.

Collaborating with an experienced and proficient 3PL partner like 3PL Center grants businesses a competitive edge in managing shipping expenses, streamlining logistics operations, and effectively mitigating the impact of surcharges, particularly in residential shipping scenarios.

Ready to Save on Shipping Costs?

With over 45 years combined industry experience and strong alliances with major carriers like USPS, UPS, and FedEx, 3PL Center offers unparalleled discounted rates. Partner with us to benefit from our expertise, instant quoting system, and access to a vast network of carriers, empowering you to make informed shipping decisions effortlessly. 

At 3PL Center, we redefine the role of a third-party logistics partner, surpassing just warehousing and transportation services. While our discounted shipping rates stand as a notable benefit, our commitment extends far beyond, ensuring holistic and tailored solutions for your logistics needs.

Contact our 3PL experts today at sales@3plcenter.com or call us at 732-391-2500. Unlock exclusive discounted rates tailored for your business needs!

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