VALUE CHAIN DISTRIBUTION

YOUR LINK TO VALUE MANAGEMENT

Value Chain Distribution

Your Link to Value Management

Value Chain Distribution consists of a wide range of financial and logistics processes that complete the order to cash cycle. Building a similar infrastructure in-house is resource-intensive, expensive, and requires years of experience.

Our solution frees up your resources and lets you focus on building your brands!

As your valued supply chain management partner, we strive for a seamless business process by providing full visibility to sales, promotional funds and inventories.

We tailor solutions to satisfy your unique needs, all at a variable cost. Furthermore, our bargaining power and the ability to consolidate shipments, translate into direct cost savings across our spectrum of services.

Logistics

TLS has the expertise and resources to provide consistent, on-time delivery nationally. Our long-standing relationships with our carriers, along with the ability to consolidate outbound shipments, keep transportation costs low.

Our Logistics Management Services include:

Inventory Management

  • Inventory management against forecasted sales
  • Status reports for product and replenishment needs
  • Forecast and replenishment to coordinate with production planning at your plant
  • Service level reporting

Worldwide Procurement & Transportation

  • Freight-in arrangement in full containers or truckloads translates to reduced shipping time and costs
  • Movement of product from plant to warehouse to the customer
  • Cross-border shipment: custom clearance, duties and documentation compliance
  • Optimal freight and reduced tariffs through consolidation
  • Freight bill adjudication and payment.
  • Cross-docking

Warehousing Solutions

At TLS, we are 100% committed to providing customised warehousing and distribution solutions based on our client’s unique needs. Our wholly-owned subsidiary, Emblem Logistics, adds value to the warehousing and distribution part of the supply chain management process, offering features such as:

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  • A 587,000 square foot, 36 foot-high warehouse
  • Dry storage: 46,000 Racked pallet positions in dry, ambient storage
  • Frozen and refrigerated warehousing capabilities available
  • Over 250,000 sq ft of bulk storage.
  • Maximized logistical benefits – Advanced Ship Notice (ASN)
  • Seventy five hydraulic docks and two drive-in doors for efficient and fast service.
  • Electric forklifts and reach trucks with fast charge technology
  • Pallet management
  • Single and double deep bins available
  • Full bin and lot controlled systems
  • Barcoding
  • Pick & Pack
  • 24-hour emergency service
  • Advanced monitored security
  • Pest control management
  • Full co-packing department and equipment on site
  • D2C fulfillment

Technology

At TLS, ongoing investment in technology and information systems is a core facet of our value chain distribution strategy. Our IT and business managers will develop solutions to satisfy your information requirements to provide the data you need when you need it.

Our hardware infrastructure, along with our software systems, provides the best-in-class solution. We offer our clients secure online access to their sales, promo management, as well as our business intelligence system 24-hours a day. TLS continually invests in keeping pace with all Canadian IT requirements, saving our clients the investment costs.

  • Continuously updated, sophisticated ERP system
  • Fully integrated EDI systems
  • Business intelligence platform powered by Tableau
  • Trade promo management leveraging the Exceedra platform
  • State of the art warehouse management system
  • HPE Primera mission-critical storage management
  • Full disaster recovery protocols in place

Financial Management

Our expert team and systems process all back-end administrative work. This includes the financial management function ensuring the order to cash process is executed efficiently.

Our Financial Management Services include:

Financial Management

Accounts Receivable

Accounts Payable

Comprehensive Reporting

  • Custom Spending Reports
  • Post-Promotion Analysis
  • Price, Promotion & Policy Compliance
  • Validation, Processing & Payable Tracking
  • Cash & Foreign Exchange Management
  • Tax Registration & Reporting
  • Database Management
  • Funds Tracking
  • Invoicing & Collections
  • Deduction Management
  • GS1 Product Catalogue & Recycling Programs

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