Newsprint Case Study


  • Newsprint mill in northwestern U.S.
  • Joint venture with resolute (40% Interest) 
  • Challenges: Capacity, non-core competency, staffing constraints, rate/spend control, visibility

FUM Scope and Key Points 

  • Full Managed Transportation - TMS with optimization 
  • 11,750 Annual Loads; TL / LTL / IM (if possible) 
  • Carrier Contract Ownership, with pass through rates for risk mitigation 
  • 4.5 dedicated operations team