A savings of $1.9 million

Since 2008, Recon has helped a producer of steel pails save over 1.9 million dollars in freight.

The company is the largest manufacturer of steel pails in North America and has five manufacturing locations strategically located to service customer needs: Streetsboro OH, Niles OH, Peotone IL, Quakertown PA, and Kilgore TX.

Headquarters: Twinsburg, Ohio
Client Since: 2008
Total Dollar Savings: $1.9 million
Saving Percentage: 12%

CHALLENGES

  • Lack of enterprise-wide transportation technology
  • Operational inefficiencies
  • Separate carrier relationships
  • Outsourced freight payment

SOLUTIONS

  • Recon web-based TMS
  • Managed transportation services
  • Inbound logistics support
  • Freight payment & audit services
  • Regular reports & data analysis

ADDITIONAL RESULTS

  • Centralized transportation control