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Direct Drive Logistics: A Freight Brokerage Who Cares

As freight volumes increase, companies continue to demand more powerful freight transportation solutions to handle their business needs. And naturally, we respond immediately. Direct Drive Logistics delivers expert freight transportation solutions to get your company moving in the right direction.

When it comes to high standards of customer service, Direct Drive Logistics truly delivers. Every load we handle, from one skid of less than truckload (LTL) expedited freight, to an international rail container Direct Drive Logistics will be with you every step of the way, start to finish, as if it was our own freight moving. The bottom line is, We Care. With Direct Drive Logistics, you can rest easy knowing your freight shipment is in good hands.

Direct Drive Logistics will always keep your best interest at the forefront. We promise to bring to your attention any and all savings or efficiencies which may help YOU, our valued customer. We WILL contain your transportation costs.

We are the best, most customer focused logistics consulting company worldwide. When it comes to our customers, the staff and crew at Direct Drive Logistics is very proud of our long term customer relationships and continued business partnerships. Our freight brokerage company provides value-added freight shipping service taking care of the complex tasks of finding carriers, tracking freight, and resolving issues, so you don’t have to. Our customers’ success is the driving force behind Direct Drive Logistics. Our women owned Logistics  Company recently Received Wisconsin Department of Administration Woman-Owned Business Enterprise Certificate 

Logistics Brokerage Delivering Freight Shipping Solutions Worldwide

Direct Drive Logistics provides driver direct freight shipping service to all points worldwide. Our freight shipping options include full truckload (FTL), less than truckload (LTL), temperature controlled, flatbed, intermodal container, international container, and expedited shipping. We deliver simple to complex freight shipping solutions, from one skid of expedited freight to an international container shipment. Regardless of size, weight, value, or location, Direct Drive Logistics treats each freight shipment with the highest level of exceptional care guaranteeing complete satisfaction and transporting quality and dependability where it matters most.

Shipping Consultants Get You High Paying Loads

The freight experts at Direct Drive Logistics help you optimize your full truckload (FTL) and less than truckload (LTL) shipping solutions to get you high paying loads.

Direct Drive Logistics coordinate owner operators and your valuable goods safely and efficiently. We can set you up with a Conestoga curtain side trailer to give your shipment protection and allow for convenient unloading at its destination. Our freight brokers set up high paying straight truck loads with reputable carriers for all of your expedited shipping needs. Direct Drive Logistics intelligently loads step deck trailer carriers satisfying your special step deck needs. If your product cannot work as a long box 53’ trailer load and is too tall for a standard open flatbed, we get your freight off the dock and turn it into a valuable step deck load.

You can trust the logistics professionals at Direct Drive to find the right driver and route for your shipping needs. We help you organize and track your freight. We are independently insured: when you have questions, concerns or issues, you deal with us and only us. Bring stability to your freight budget and get peace of mind knowing your freight is constantly on the move and making you money. With the help of Direct Drive Logistics, you cut costs and increase revenue.

Freight Brokers Provide Expedited Services for Less than Truckload (LTL) Shipping Solutions

Even the most efficiently managed manufacturers occasionally run into problems with part defects or shortages. The assembly line stalls and the customer ultimately must suffer the consequences. The longer this lasts, the more the expenses pile up. You need logistics brokers who get valuable cargo van loads to your company as soon as possible to minimize the losses.

When you need to ship hot shot freight and cannot fill a full to make the most efficient use of your shipping capacity, you need a logistics company offering less than truckload (LTL) freight solutions. The experts at Direct Drive Logistics have many different means to ship your expedited freight. For all of your cargo van freight shipping solutions, our freight brokers offer cargo van carriers. Sprinter vans dart all over North America performing expedited transportation services, hauling high paying sprinter van loads put together by our experienced logistics professionals.

Direct Drive Logistics knows how to handle your high-priority shipping needs. We will coordinate owner operators and our many different shipping containers to get your hot shot freight shipped quickly, safely and securely.

Intermodal container shipped by semi truck

Logistics Consultants Provide Intermodal and Over the Road Shipping Options 

With access to many different kinds of shipping freight vehicles, Direct Drive Logistics gets your expedited freight shipped efficiently by road, railroad track or sea by offering flatbed shipping solutions for oversized freight or 40 ft intermodal containers for longer shipments between different methods of transportation.

If you are a manufacturer of heavy landscaping equipment, you are looking for high paying flatbed loads to move your bulldozer, bobcat or backhoe to buyers safely and efficiently. The experts at Direct Drive Logistics get you flatbed carriers from reputable drivers to ship all of your heavy freight.

Manufacturers are always looking for ways to cut costs. If production materials are significantly cheaper overseas or from another part of the country, they must consider the shipping costs. An inefficient logistics company may not provide low enough shipping charges to justify purchasing cheaper materials from further away.  

Direct Drive Logistics provides manufacturers the opportunity to take advantage of the lower prices. We use the flexibility of 40 ft container carriers to ship heavy cargo over land or sea. 40 ft container loads can be transferred from ship to train to semi-trailer with no time lost loading and unloading. Hauls taking a week by road alone take only days with intermodal trailers.

Our ability to put together high paying loads utilizing several different kinds of shipping containers puts us in a position minimize your shipping costs and maximize your revenue. Trust in our freight brokers at Direct Drive Logistics to optimize your shipping budget and keep more money in your back pocket.

Logistics Company Eliminates Waste and Makes You Money

Our freight broker experts know how to eliminate negative results of poor planning. Manufacturers consistently suffer the following stealth losses on account of substandard logistics: deadhead drivers, cross docking, freight damage and stop off charges.

We work tirelessly to avoid any loss of revenue resulting from such work-stopping situations. When you trust in our logistics professionals, you get your shipments on the move, and they stay on the move. We keep your high paying Conestoga loads on the road and moving to optimize your Conestoga shipping solutions. The freight experts at Direct Drive know when you need expedited shipping and need less than truckload (LTL) straight truck shipping solutions. We pack 53 foot trailer carriers with high paying loads to satisfy your full truckload (FTL) 53’ container intermodal shipping needs.

Our logistics company minimizes your costs and maximizes your revenue. No matter the situation, Direct Drive Logistics is there for you to keep your shipments on time and moving.

A Partnership in Freight Transportation

Experience highly dependable, flexible shipping and the personal, caring attention of a Direct Drive Logistics solution. Contact our logistics consultants to get your freight moving in the right direction. Request a freight transportation quote today!

Contact our expert logistics freight consultants to find a freight shipping solution to move your business forward.
Our Employee of the Quarter

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Logistics vice president

Katie Kent,

Logistics Coordinator

How long have you been with Direct Drive Logistics?  

I have been with Direct Drive for a little over 1 year but have been within the transportation industry for 7 years.

 

What do you most like about being in the logistics industry? Every day is different than the day before!  It's fun to chat will the different customers and help facilitate their transportation needs.  Not to mention, occasionally you get in touch with a driver who is quite the character.

 

What is your strongest talent?  I'm pretty good at multitasking.  I don't want to toot my own horn or anything but "toot toot!"

 

If you could have any superpower what would it be?  Being able to predict the future.

 

What song best describes your life?   Three Little Birds by Bob Marley 

 

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word “fun”? Spending time with my family and two dogs, Sprocket and Cricket.

 

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