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FLS connect

Outsourced managed logistics services

FLS connect is our 4PL service product for our regular, volume booking customers and provides a range of benefits that include reduced contract pricing, enhanced transit coverage, no fuel surcharges, access to the best quality carriers, SLA working, and access to our digital offering The FLS connect portal.

  • FLS Forward benefits plus:
  • Reduced contract pricing –transport and customs
  • Complete coverage for all road requirements UK and EU
  • Including HVO and EV options
  • Spot, Contract and fixed pricing from a single source
  • No Surcharges
  • Guaranteed Capacity
  • Enhanced Insurance
  • Sourcing and Managing the best quality services / carriers
  • Dedicated Contract Manager
  • Multi-Site Management –consistency, pricing, and quality continuity across all sites.
  • Digital Freight Booking
  • Live Tracking
  • Total Cost Control – data analytics and insight
  • Instants access to your freight documentations
  • Audit proof search for PODs / Customs Entries
  • Carbon Dashboard – accredited scope 3 emissions calculations with GLEC certificates
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Together with our partners, we are transforming the way companies move, monitor and manage freight transport.

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The FLS connect client portal app – access the portal when away from your PC, with the ability to switch on notifications.

  • Digital bookings or TMS integration
  • Universal search – accessing all your POD and customs entries
  • Live tracking – integrated with our FLS Carrier Portal providing status updates from collection ETA to delivered
  • Updated data analytics – Spend and usage by service, site, customer
  • Increased integration speed – API links to our carrier portal, finance manager, and emissions manager products providing you with increased information and at a speed of 250% faster than version 1
  • Enhanced Security – All members now have the option to login with Google, LinkedIn and Apple ID. In addition to the SMS and App Authenticators, email-based authentication has been introduced – providing further flexibility with two-factor authentication
  • Carbon Dashboard – Mileage, carbon and savings. In 2023 our data and technology approach to sustainability was recognised for multiple awards, but exciting news for 2024 is that the data has now accredited by the Global Logistics Emissions Council, ready enabled for any future scope 3 emission-based requirements

Our mission has been and will be to continue to reduce carbon emissions through combating the inefficiencies in the road freight sector for running empty mileage, while also looking at increased options on integrating alternate fuel vehicles, multi-modal using rail, and EV vehicles as they become more readily available.

 
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Our Outsource Logistics Services include:

Outsource your transport department

Multiply the scale of your supply chain resource with industry specialists.

Our team on your site (OSP)

FLS will provide personnel on your site to better integrate into your transport operations.

Full management of your transport and logistics

From onsite trailer inspections and booking to support with production planning.

Multi-site management

Deploy freight transport consistency and quality continuity across all your sites.

Contracted rate card for services

Set your costs at the start, so you always know what you’re going to pay across all sites.

Continuity of costs across the UK

Better predict and plan your spend and investments across all your sites.

Single site invoice

See each of your location's complete transport spend in one place.

Full access to your contract status & data through client portal

See just what’s happening with every load booked through your client portal.

Average 22% customer savings

Talk to us now about a transport review for your business. 01633 288 400

Outsourced – Managed Services

Transport management supply chain solutions that guarantee capacity!

At Freight Logistics Solutions we work in partnership with our clients with the goal of providing a seamless on-site, remote or multi-site 4PL logistics and freight forwarding options, with improved transport efficiencies, data insight, carbon monitoring and cost savings.

FLS has an industry-leading carrier network and frameworks that offer sustainable transport and fixed cost savings. Savings delivered by FLS are not from transport rates alone, but through supply chain operations and outsource logistics, business efficiencies that deliver transport-specific service improvements and cost-saving identified through data insight.

Benefits of Outsourcing

Our multi-service offering and vast carrier supply chain means we not only offer onsite, outsourced logistics operations that equal service improvements and cost savings to your business but our experience and expertise mean we support your customer care, future transport strategy and overall business vision.

Following a review of services and providers, FLS produces a complete overview on potential savings and services, with a proposal that will include mobilisation planning, SLAs, and continual improvements strategy within an outsourced arrangement.

Our logistics operations and supply chain operations help customers to reduce back-office work, reduce liabilities whilst providing access to the UKs largest resource of vehicle options, more efficient real-time tracking, enhanced customer service and efficient handling of expenses.

We offer a range of logistics services other than outsourcing operations from transport by road, fast delivery solutions, customs clearance, and insight into freight analytics.

We pride ourselves on our customer service and always exceeding our customer’s expectations. So if you have any questions contact us for more information, we’re happy to help.

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Client Portal - Key Benefits

The cornerstone of our freight solution is the FLS Client Portal, a cloud-based software platform designed to give our clients the data they need when they need it. This not only guarantees customer satisfaction but also makes subcontracting faster, more intelligent, data-driven and gives increased transparency for clients. Services include:

  • Your goods on the right vehicle
  • Scale your transport Up and Down
  • Seamless online bookings
  • Instant access to your freight status
  • Full access to your freight data
  • Instant POD access
  • Control of your transport spend
  • Easy access to your customs documents
  • Improving your client relationships
Access

Additional services available under outsourced onsite contract

Transport Consultation

Let us review your business supply chain.
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Warehousing

Storage and pick solutions for outsource clients.
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Pallet Network

Low cost UK shipping of palletised goods.
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Air freight

When road and sea is just not the option.

Sea freight

Unaccompanied freight shipped worldwide.

Groupage

Low cost movement of part loads across Europe.

Why Do Companies Outsource Logistics?

The cornerstone of our freight solution is the FLS Client Portal, a cloud-based software platform designed to give our clients the data they need when they need it. It makes subcontracting faster, more intelligent, data-driven and gives increased transparency for clients.

  • Full access to your freight data
  • Seamless online bookings
  • Instant access to your freight status
  • Instant POD access
  • Scale your transport Up and Down
  • Your goods on the right vehicle
  • Control of your transport spend
  • Easy access to your documents
  • Improving your client relationships

Reasons for Outsourcing Logistics

Expected results from FLS outsourcing:

  • Time and cost savings with the typical target of more than 15–25% net savings
  • Provision of regular and detailed information to support future strategy and vision for transport within a business
  • Improved customer service and control over internal and external service standards
  • Administration savings, through single point invoicing and systems managing the compiling of all required documentation
  • Increasing flexibility via a fixed, resource-based transport solution with access to a vast supply chain of carriers
  • Access to our bespoke online Client Portal, giving instant access to booking records, operational costs, transport reports, KPIs and PODs!

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365 days a year

our dedicated team
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We pride ourselves on our high levels of customer service and support. Our experienced operators will be able to support you and advise on the best possible solution for your consignment.

For more information on our services please

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FLS are a fantastic team of people, from the top management down. Every member of the team I have had the pleasure to work with has been extremely helpful and has provided a fast effective solution to the requirement I have given them

Logistics Manager

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