Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Frequently Asked Questions

Third party Logistics company

There are a lot of unknowns and questions surrounding what a 3rd Party Logistics Company does and why it is a good choice for your business. Below, you will find 6 of the most commonly asked questions along with an explanation why PEP Move is the right choice for your specific logistics needs.

1. What is a Third-Party Logistics Company and what does a Third-Party Logistics Company do?

A Third-Party Logistics Company makes it possible for you to hand off the operational and logistical functions of warehousing your goods, order fulfillment, packing, and shipping to us, as a third party. This allows you to focus on other aspects of your business while feeling assured that the operational functions are being run smoothly for you.

2. What are the advantages of using PEP Move and what types of jobs can we do?

At Pep Move, we offer a wide range of services for consumers and businesses alike. Before discussing the benefits our services could provide your business, let’s walk through the services we offer.

Copier, Print & Imaging Equipment Moving Services

These services include copier moves, deliveries, installation, storage, and lease returns, removal, and disposal.

We provide Office Equipment Moving Services for almost any kind, type, size or make of copier, printing or duplicating equipment, including the following brands:

  • Canon
  • Konica Minolta
  • Ricoh
  • Savin
  • Sharp
  • Océ
  • Imagistics
  • Xerox
  • HP
  • Toshiba
  • Panasonic
  • Lanier
  • RISO
  • AB Dick

Medical Equipment Moving, Relocations, Installations, and Temporary Storage

We handle large medical and laboratory equipment including:

  • X-ray equipment
  • Blood analyzers
  • Surgical microscopes
  • MRI equipment
  • Exam tables and chairs
  • Hospital beds

Data Center Moving Services and Relocation Processes

These services include relocation of single or multiple servers and other rack-mounted equipment, entire racks among other things.

ATM & Kiosk Services for Banks, Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Colleges, and Shopping Malls

Our ATM & Kiosk services include the following:

  • Complete Installation – All Models
  • Secure and anchor machines
  • Operational setup & testing
  • Data connection setup
  • Integration into Surrounds & Kiosks
  • Integration of modems & signage
  • Shrink-wrap and protect all commercial equipment for safe transport
  • Clean equipment upon delivery as required
  • Assemble and disassemble vulnerable components or pieces per your specifications

Transportation and Warehouse Services

In addition, we offer Transportation and Warehouse services. This includes Warehousing & Warehousing Technical Support for:

  • Copiers
  • Office Equipment
  • Medical Equipment
  • Data Centers
  • IT/Telecom Equipment
  • ATM/Kiosk/Retail Fixtures

Reverse Logistics Services for Returning Goods or Units to the Supplier, Seller, or Manufacturer, or for Disposal

Our Reverse Logistics Services include the following:

  • De-install, Dismantle, Package & Remove
  • Reclamation & Reconditioning
  • Relocation & Retrofitting
  • End-of-Life Disposition
  • Serial Number tracking
  • Environmentally Friendly Disposal
  • PC Returns Program
  • De-Configuration
  • Recycle to Investment Recovery Centers
  • Parts Surplus Scrapping

Choosing PEP Move will offer you the peace of mind to focus on growing your business while we house, move, deliver, and handle the logistical part of your business. You can focus on sales, product lines, etc. while trusting that we will work closely with you each step of the way. We can ensure that your product is stored and orders pulled and delivered in a timely and professional manner, without you having to do anything more than send us an email to get the product moving.

3. What industries benefit from 3rd Party Logistics services?

  • Automotive & Tire
  • Agricultural
  • Food & Beverage
  • Tech
  • Medical
  • Offices
  • Local Businesses

4. What areas does Pep Move service?

Pep Move services the following locations across the United States.

5. Can PEP Move save my company money?

Yes! Pep Move can help you and your business save money through the utilization of shared warehousing space while also offering efficient shipping, transportation, logistics, and fleet maintenance.

6. Will I lose control of my delivery process?

While you may feel like you do not have as much visibility in the order fulfillment or the processes you would normally be involved in, the benefits of utilizing PEP Move to store, move, or install your products far outweigh the costs of having an outside source handle the logistical aspects of your business in collaboration with you.

If you have any further questions, please feel free to reach out to us.

You can email us at sales@pepmove, or call us at 888-412-2066. We would love to talk with you about how we could help meet your business’s needs!