Need for Speed + Green? That’s OnTrac.

Posted on Sep 2, 2014 2:49:00 PM

OnTrac Green & Speed

OnTrac is the largest regional parcel delivery company in the 8 Western United States.

With overnight delivery at Ground rates to more than 60 million consumers, it’s no secret that OnTrac is able to offer its customers a faster delivery experience, but our regional capabilities don’t stop there.

Recently, Yves Leclerc, the Managing Director, Supply Chain Practice at West Monroe Partners, published an article on the results of a Green survey that sited other factors United States consumers hold high.

Sustainable transportation is one of them.

In their study, “The Need for Green or the Need for Speed,” results revealed that a sustainable transportation model ranks relatively high on online consumers’ agendas, and many consumers are willing to concede speed and would be willing to pay a premium to make home delivery “greener.”

OnTrac’s delivery system is comprised of a regional hub and spoke model, which means we keep all of our shipments on the ground and keep the environment in mind.

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Our carbon footprint is smaller because we don’t support a world wide infrastructure. Plus, our SmartWay Partnership gives us insight into the industry and provides a framework to assess the environmental and energy efficiency of goods moving through our 

This is especially important as retailers make the push for faster delivery network.

With OnTrac, companies don’t have to worry about their efforts being accompanied by a climate friendly delivery company. We give distributors the comfortable balance between speed and “green” that can be appealing to e-commerce companies as well as online consumers.

We continually look for ways to optimize our service routes and operate responsibly within our network.

For our efforts, OnTrac was named one of the Supply and Demand Chain Executive’s Green Supply Chain winners in 2013.

For a more complete listing of OnTrac in the Environment, please visit our Green page: http://www.ontrac.com/compprofileenvironment.asp

Topics: overnight shipping at ground rates, Go Green, environment, OnTrac Shipping