Frequently Asked Questions

What is a 3PL?

Third-Party Logistic companies provide services that enable you to outsource supply chain operations such as warehousing, shipping and transportation, inventory management, and order fulfillment. Partnering with a 3PL can save you time and money by freeing up resources that allow you to focus on developing and selling your products.

What separates Alkaios Transportation from other 3PL companies?

The majority of our North American customers are doing business from Canada to U.S. or U.S. to Canada. Cross-border supply chain operations is our area of expertise. We understand the challenges and know how to overcome them when it comes to helping North American companies expand beyond their own domestic market. Our North American customers know no borders!

How much do 3PL services cost?

We create logistics programs specific to every customer’s unique needs. While we are in business to be successful just like our customers, we do offer competitive rates for our services and make every attempt to simplify our pricing for you. We ask you to call, let’s have a conversation-those are always free!

What industries benefit from 3PL services?

Most companies that have daily needs, or infrequent needs, for the delivery of their products can benefit from third party logistics.

What are your service areas?

Alkaios Transportation services most of North America, including the entire United States, Canada, Mexico and many International destinations.

If you are unsure if we serve a specific area, please, just call us and ask.

We look forward to serving you!

Can Alkaios Transportation save my company money?

Yes. As experts in transporting and warehousing, we operate efficiently and assume the administrative, as well as the physical roles of delivery.

By providing a reliable service, with fixed costs and knowing how to obtain the lowest costs for delivery we routinely lower our client’s delivery costs.

Am I still in control of my delivery process?

Yes. Our sharp focused tracking capabilities allow us to know exactly where your shipments are while enroute.

In addition, your shipment is monitored from the time of pickup until delivered.

You can rest assured, when you call Alkaios Transportation, your call will be answered by a live person in our office to quickly handle any question or inquiry.