LTL (Less-than-Truckload)

Bison is delivering custom transportation solutions for palletized and partial loads with exceptional customer service.

North America’s trusted LTL solutions provider

Whether you are a truckload shipper looking for a complimentary solution to better service your customers, or a small to medium sized shipper looking for a more cost-effective solution to your distribution needs, Bison LTL has you covered. As North America’s trusted supply chain solutions provider, we will elevate your business with supply chain access, and empower your operations with unique opportunities for cost savings and efficiency. 

Freight Consolidation
Our partial load and palletized specialists leverage a vast network of warehousing and cross-dock locations to provide localized consolidation options across Canada and the US. Directly connected to Bison Transport’s best-in-class linehaul services and complimented by a robust network of Partner Carriers, Bison LTL has the capability and capacity to solve even the most challenging transportation problems.
Reverse Logistics
Partnering with Bison means opening your business up to reverse logistics opportunities that suit your needs. Bison’s i-Tools delivers updates and gives you access to cutting edge supply chain visibility, while a computerized inventory control system with customized reporting gives you full control over your consignment. Additionally, Bison provides reverse logistics programs for your products if needed.
Partial Load Services

Bison’s Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) division provides services from single pallets to partial truckloads that may otherwise be cost-prohibitive to ship in a standard truckload environment. Our team looks at each customer through a unique lens to identify how we can best support your supply chain and provide a custom-tailored solution to meet the needs of your organization. We will align with your strategic objectives and operational goals, as we strive to provide exceptional customer service and communication throughout your order lifecycle.

Warehousing Services

Partnering with Bison Logistics gives you the ability to combine your warehousing and distribution into one, easy to manage package. Bison’s i-Tools delivers updates and gives you access to cutting edge supply chain visibility, while a computerized inventory control system with customized reporting gives you full control over your consignment.

LTL Services At-a-Glance:
Nationwide, 24-7 coverage in both Canada and the U.S.
Personalized customer scorecards and reporting
Online delivery confirmations
Warehousing, storage, and cross-docking
Industry leading claims ratio and quality control
Extensive knowledge of grocery warehouse and retail sector deliveries
Bison Warehousing Services At-a-Glance:
Fully secure facilities in key Canadian and U.S. hubs
Cross-dock, storage, and distribution services
Indoor rail and truck loading/unloading
Computerized inventory control and management
Customized reporting and services
Container loading and unloading
Pick-and-pack services
Ambient and temperature controlled storage
Forklift services
Less-than-truckload consolidation and deconsolidation

Grocery Warehouse Specialists

Established partnerships with major grocery warehouses and wholesalers.
Local operations including drop-trailer arrangements, shunting and trailer pool at major distribution centres.
Dedicated customer service programs to support grocery shipment visibility and management.
Mitigating the impact of non-compliance charges in your distribution network.
An entrepreneurial approach to help find the right solution for your specific needs.

Unrivaled customer experience

Individualized service delivered by a dedicated customer service representative.
Receive routine performance scorecards, regular network reviews and proactive communication to keep you up-to-date on your shipment status throughout our network.
Access documents including invoices and POD’s through Bison i-Tools online.

Smarter zone skip solutions

Reduced freight handling resulting in some of the lowest industry-wide claims ratios.
Achieve reduced shipping costs without sacrificing transit.
Industry-leading safety and performance standards for Qualified Partner Carriers.

Why Bison Transport?

Bison Transport is a privately held, professionally managed transportation company, established in 1969. With a network throughout Canada, the U.S. and Mexico, Bison is a leading asset-based freight solutions provider that employs over 4,000 professional Drivers and staff. We proudly deliver award-winning transportation services to our valued clients throughout North America. We operate one of the largest, safest, and most modern fleets on the road today. Our investments in tractor, trailer and container-Bison equipment are a testament to the commitment we’ve made to our customers, staff, and the industry.

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