Deliver exceptional service to your customer for your final mile deliveries
Configuring and optimizing the integrated network of transportation providers and shipping lanes with warehouse procurement and fulfilment departments is the essence of Transportation Management. All this must come together to provide metrics, KPIs and reporting that deliver efficiency and cost control. We are Canada’s leading supply chain consultants specializing in shipment optimization, transportation and logistics consulting and we can help!
The time is now to start balancing inbound and outbound freight costs with optimized transportation solutions.
What people say
"As a start up, we required a scalable solution to support our retail/manufacturing diversity and growth potential while maintaining simplicity and continuity."
His carefully crafted workflows and processes were welcomed and appreciated in a global environment. Ross is a unique logistics professional that can take a concept and build a sustainable cost effective solution - from start to finish. I would recommend his services to solve any of your distribution and logistics challenges.
Jim Dolson / VP Operations, Baby Gourmet
"While I was at Dyson Canada, Ross managed our 3pl distribution during which time Dyson experienced significant and sustained growth each year."
To keep up with our growth, Ross had to modify and develop strategies to deal with our ever changing requirements. Whether it was new product launches, end of month rushes, Black Friday, Boxing Week or peak season, Ross always made sure we were able to hit out sales targets without fail.
Ben Temple / Senior Director of Operations and Finance Canada & Latin America – Dyson Canada
"EEC truly appreciates Five Alarm Distribution Consulting's commitment to our inventory management project."
Their strong communication skills helped to make each interaction productive. Ross Barnes of Five Alarm always responded quickly. The potential for growth within our company has now increased because of all that we learned from Five Alarm.
Melissa Tomas / Controller, Electrical and Electronic Controls (EEC) Ltd
Five Alarm has real-world experience in various industries. We understand the requirements of running a profitable distribution business in today's evolving Canadian markets.