Working with FAC is a different kind of experience in food logistics supply chain management. We never accept status quo solutions. We believe that the most difficult challenges can always be solved. We prefer to deal in solutions rather than excuses. In short, we always place our clients’ interests ahead of our own, knowing that when they succeed then so do we. We describe and demonstrate the culture behind this kind of commitment as: Food Logistics. No Boundaries.
No Boundaries – A Dedication To Food
Because food has always been our sole focus, you benefit from our wealth of experience.
No Boundaries – Challenges Welcome
We have the resources, experience and flexibility to respond to the most demanding client requirements.
No Boundaries – The Assurance Of Our Track Record
We have never lost a client over a performance related issue in over 25 years.
No Boundaries – Asset-Right™ Puts Your Needs First
We invest in the kind of resources that allow us to serve your individual needs best. We do not predetermine those needs by investing in assets you may not ever require.
No Boundaries – Technology That Works For You
Our latest investment in our new system, FACTS, allows you, and us to more closely monitor the status of every shipment.
No Boundaries – The Security Of Our Financial Stability
Our financial strength is your further guarantee of the most competitive pricing and service solutions in our industry.
FAC Channels and Services Offered
FAC operates in these four primary channels of food service logistics.
- Food Manufacturer/Supplier
- Produce Brokerage
- Restaurant Chains
Depending on the individual needs of each channel, services include:
- Truckload (Refrigerated & Dry)
- Less than Truckload
- Intermodal (Refrigerated & Dry)
- Rail Car (Refrigerated)
- Expedited Ground and Air
- Distribution Management
- Shipment Planning and Execution
- Pool Consolidation and Distribution
The FAC Advantage
Specific Advantages of Working with FAC Include:
- Extensive vendor and distributor knowledge
- Proven system and process to reduce transportation costs
- Food specific focus, expertise and knowledge capital
- One stop, customized service, enhanced shipment visibility
- Customized KPI’s, 24-7 Dedicated Customer Service
- FACTS Technology
- Fixed rate structure
- Proactive, professional cargo claims management
- Exposure to nation’s largest restaurant chains
The Power Behind Our Promises
F.A.C.T.S. (FAC Technology Services) represents a major leap forward and substantial investment in improved shipping visibility capabilities. Newly introduced in 2009, our F.A.C.T.S. operating system provides:
- Dynamically optimized and consolidated freight into pool shipments, reducing supply chain costs vs. LTL mode.
- Dynamically optimized and consolidated freight within the FAC distribution network of over 2.2 billion lbs. per year.
- Visibility and management of your freight 24/7, through Web Track and Trace.
- Fully integrated information technology solutions by EDI, FAX, or web portal, reducing the time and effort required
to route loads through FAC.
- World class planning and execution through our network of committed capacity partners.
- Dashboard metrics for customers such as on-time carrier reporting, exception reporting, cost per pound and by-lane, by-region or by-state costing to determine delivered
pricing to your customers, or potential customers.
- Shipment size versatility from small package up through truckload, domestic and international.