Managed Transportation

XPO is a global expert in creating customized transportation strategies, with technology and procurement processes that evolve with your needs.

Built to Scale

From flexible KeyPL® control tower solutions, to freight under management, to dedicated capacity, we can help you move raw materials, parts and finished goods with greater efficiency.

Our experts will take the time to understand your requirements and identify areas for improvement. The solutions we recommend will be tailored to save you money, reducing your investments in equipment, software, facilities and personnel.

 

We want our partnership to deliver increasing value over the long-term. After we collaborate on a managed transportation plan with you, we will continue to ensure that the solutions we put in place are optimal for your supply chain over time. 

KeyPL® Services

KeyPL® Services for 4PLs across Europe

Acting as a control tower, XPO manages comprehensive transport flows for customers in diverse industries. Our turnkey solutions can save money and time and drive substantial gains in efficiency, while flexing to solve the demand of peak periods.

 

An expert team will work closely with you to design the best KeyPL transport plan and source the most appropriate carriers. You will have a single point of contact throughout the process to ensure responsive service.

 

We use our KeyPL technology to manage your shipments from allocation to delivery tracking, assisting with load optimization, cost control, billing review and continuous improvement.

Key Capabilities

  • Massive scale and buying power – Approximately $2.7 billion of freight under management globally
  • Control tower management – Mission-critical oversight of carriers, vendors, freight audits and payments, claims, charge-back notifications and other processes
  • Proprietary technology – Connects in real time with thousands of carriers and facilitates EDI/XML
  • Visibility and communication – Web-based portals for shippers, carriers and vendors
  • Strategic collaboration – Dynamic optimization and network optimization
  • Ongoing analysis – Performance scoring and custom reporting against benchmarked KPIs

Dedicated Transportation

An outsourced fleet that feels like a private fleet, without the risk.

Managing a private fleet in-house is a time-consuming and expensive process. XPO can design a turnkey solution dedicated to your account: drivers, tractors, trailers, maintenance, management and fuel, with no equipment leases. Working as an extension of your team, XPO will represent your brand with pride on the road, while our specialists look for opportunities to optimize routes and lower your costs.

 

You will receive detailed reports to help you gauge the success of your dedicated program and strategize for the future. Our business units will provide support as needed, such as surge capacity, equipment maintenance and help with safety, compliance, recruitment and retention.