Supply Chain Optimization
Americold has the experience, skills, and resources to help you identify opportunities for service improvements and cost savings throughout the supply chain - from sourcing, to manufacturing, to warehousing, to customer delivery. Utilizing industry-leading technology and expertise, we'll work with you to evaluate your supply chain to minimize cost and improve service.
i-3PL: One-Stop, Comprehensive Source
Because you demand real-time information to effectively manage your business, Americold established i-3PL, a proprietary, web-enabled system to manage your supply chain more effectively. i-3PL advances one-stop logistics by centralizing information and simplifying communication, resulting in opportunities for cost savings within the supply chain. The system centralizes information on an interactive web site that enables you to search, drill down, and view data. You can gain complete information regarding orders, inventory, and transportation status. Plus, you can search and analyze data across facilities, which is critically important if you are managing product at multiple locations. Everything from aging reports to stock status reports, to event driven notifications are available on i-3PL.
Performance Improvement Programs
Americold has the experience to solve problems and improve performance using a proven discipline to identify and eliminate waste and defects. Whether its OS&D, turn times, or demurrage and detention, Americold’s team of lean six sigma experts can identify the root cause and put permanent actions in place to improve the quality of service and impact your key performance metrics.