Tips for Choosing the Right Logistics Company

These days, there are three requirements to meet when people need to purchase a product. The requirements in question are the stock availability, the efficiency to obtain, and its maintained low price. These requirements are all equally necessary.

Undoubtedly, products manufacturers and distributors find those requirements to be such a hassle. The challenge is getting bigger, especially in the midst of increasingly tough competition among manufacturers of similar products.

If those requirements are not fulfilled, customers will easily switch towards any manufacturers which compete with each others. It is necessary for you to examine the processes of production and distribution regularly and continuously.

It needs only a single mistake for you to make so the targets would slip off. Consequently, customers will leave the products and business loss will be unavoidable.

Regarding the production process, components that gives significant effect on the cost are transportation and logistics sectors. Not to mention that the cost of transportation and logistics in Indonesia is quite high already (it’s still around 25 - 26 percents from its Gross Domestic Product).

See also : The Big Role of Logistics in the Distribution Process

To reduce the cost of production efficiently, manufacturers and distributors are unable to do it alone.

Especially those companies which are partnered with a third party or another company to transport their logistics for production and also for distribution purposes.

Tips to Choose the Right Logistics Company

Therefore, choosing the right (transportation and warehousing) logistics service company is the main key for those who are looking for a solution related to this issue.

The effectiveness and efficiency of speed and punctuality of goods delivery (both product materials and final products distribution), as well as cost efficiency become the main aspects to consider when you are considering to pair up with a logistics company.

Before you choose the right logistics company as business partner, you need to consider these 5 points below.

  • Make sure that the company is reliable and reputable.

  • It has wide networks and years of experience in logistics service.

  • Supported by cutting-edge technologies to be more effective and efficient.

  • It can provide an efficient service because of its one stop service.

  • It sets a competitive price which is reasonable with its provided service quality.

See also : The Collaboration of Transportation and Logistics in the Economic Growth

Choose the Reputable Logistics Service Provider

Speaking of reliable logistics services in Indonesia, look no further than SERA Logistik! This business group under PT Serasi Autoraya is part of PT Astra International Tbk, renowned for its big transportation and logistics service companies in Indonesia.

SELOG is always ready to meet customer needs for end-to-end logistics services with a variety of services, ranging from Contract Logistics, Shipping Services, Shipping Agency, Freight Forwarding, Warehouse and Yard Management, and Courier Services.

See also : The Difference between Freight Forwarder and Freight Broker

SELOG services are supported by cutting-edge digital technology to make customers’ businesses easier, more effective, and more efficient., with Astra Fleet Management Solution (FMS) as a comprehensive solution to manage tech-based vehicles and transportation.

For more information about SERA business and SELOG service, you can visit its official website at