DISTRIBUTION CENTER / WAREHOUSE OPERATIONS
Inventory Management – the Bay Logistics proprietary Radio Frequency Warehouse Management System makes inventory management simple and efficient. It offers a myriad of reporting functions which can be quickly customized to fit specific client requirements. Features of our WMS program include easy EDI integration for minimizing manual errors, automated min/max alerts to streamline raw material management, multiple servers for protecting data at all times, and multiple safeguards in the scanning system which prevent careless operator mistakes from corrupting inventory records.
Engine and Transmission Bank Building – thorough inspections, strict security protocol, robust “transitioning” processes, rust prevention expertise, and flexible staffing make Bay Logistics the supplier of choice when building banks of parts for protection of production.
Cross Dock Operations – lowering transportation expenses and minimizing LTL shipments through freight consolidation. Bay Logistics is proficient in all aspects of managing a cross dock.
Specialized Material Handling – Bay Logistics can provide heavy–duty forklifts, rigging services, overhead cranes, paper clamps, portable hoists, slip-sheet machines, the right piece of equipment for the job!
Food Grade Ambient and Cooler Space – locations in Grand Rapids and Detroit, Michigan enable our clients to consolidate third party warehousing operations with a single provider. Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) and AIB International approved facility audits highlight the successful progression of the Bay Food Safety Initiative instituted in 2014.
Public and Contract Warehousing – both options are available throughout Bay’s current distribution center network. We’ll also take our act on the road – we’re experienced and savvy in acquiring new properties.
HAZMAT Class III Liquid Flammable Warehouse – Bay has made the investment in building modifications, HAZMAT training, regulatory compliance, and sophisticated foam–in–place fire suppression technology at our Detroit, Michigan public flammable warehouse. We are licensed by the Detroit Fire Marshall and the State of Michigan.
Shuttles, Switching and Expedites – we’re asset–based and transportation experts. Whatever it takes to provide a single supplier, total solution in Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Spring Lake, Detroit, Kokomo, and Hermosillo. We’ll take a look at any location in North America!
Rail Transloading – from road to rail, or vice versa, we currently operate external rail sidings servicing CONRAIL, CSX, Genesee & Wyoming, and Norfolk Southern rail lines. Another strategic alternative we offer to our clients.
Quality Inspections and Containment – ISO certified quality division Bay/MPS is an accomplished supplier to the automotive industry. General Motors, Ford Motor Company and several large Tier One suppliers utilize our inspection services. Sorting, repacking, rust removal, GP–12, rework and subassembly services are also available at each Bay Logistics location, or we can arrange to perform the services at the client’s facility. One Stop Shopping with a twist!