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    Freight Management

    Discover efficient and reliable freight management solutions with DB Schenker. From transportation to warehousing, our expertise ensures your cargo is delivered on time and within budget. Learn more about our customizable solutions today.

    Count on us

    Managing the many external service providers along your supply chain is complex. Let us take this task off your hands! We'll manage your freight forwarders and carriers, working with your direct service provider contacts – for smooth processes that save time and costs. 

    We monitor, coordinate, and control the delivery of your goods along global trade routes to continuously improve your supply chain processes and create added value. As a result, you benefit from cost-efficient processes and reliable coordination between forwarders and shippers with reduced internal complexity.

    Freight management the easy way

    1. 1

      Focus on core activity

      By outsourcing your freight management, you can focus on customer service, sales, marketing, market research, and expansion plans.

    2. 2

      Seamless supply chain

      Managing global supply chains and cross-border logistics is a challenge. Our standardized execution services use local expertise to ensure things run smoothly.

    3. 3

      Ready, steady – go!

      Freight management can be implemented relatively quickly. However, carrier capacity issues, service delivery capabilities, and price fluctuations may remain amongst your contracted carriers. Our further 4PL services can be added to eliminate these risks.

    Contact our 4 PL experts

    Stefan Fallet

    SVP 4PL Lead Logistics Services

    How we optimize your freight management

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    SDS Control Tower

    Our centralized Schenker Dedicated Services SDS Control Tower is the hub that makes your transportation and logistics more efficient and reduces administrative costs.

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    Operation and coordination

    The SDS Control Tower manages the operation and coordination of all your supply chain activities – from bookings and customs to taking full responsibility for all deliveries.

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    One-stop shop

    Having only one point of contact means your administration is kept to a minimum, the processes are standardized, and all information comes from one source.

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    The SDS Control Tower offers you helpful services, such as: 

    • Transport booking
    • Transportation planning and control
    • Exception and deviation management 
    • Documentation and administration
    • Dashboard KPIs and statistics
    • Visiblity and shipment tracking
    • Freight bill audit and payment
    • And more...
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    End-to-end visibility

    Our robust IT systems visualize and monitor key aspects of your supply chain, providing visibility and control of operational performance and cost.

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    4PL solutions

    Do you need 4PL services?

    Our 4PL solution means that we manage your whole logistics network – including operational, tactical, and strategic activities. We take the weight off your shoulders by taking full responsibility for capacity, service, and quality.

    Do you need 4PL services? Learn more
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    Easy booking, fast processing

    We have the right tools for you

    Take advantage of easy access to more than 80 services for your logistic tasks – and transparent insights into every step of your shipment.

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    Industry solutions

    We know what keeps you busy

    We understand the specific challenges of your industry and can develop tailor-made solutions to support you at all stages of your supply chain.

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