Forward Logistics

Being the second largest country in the world by area, with a majority of the population concentrated in the southern part of the country and around five major cities, Canada presents unique challenges that other 3PL companies have yet to understand and address. SCI is in a class by itself when it comes to coast-to-coast supply chain logistics.

SCI Advantages Include:

  • SCI is uniquely positioned to deliver high-tech equipment and replacement parts thanks to its unique strong partnerships with Canada Post and Purolator
  • Only SCI has the capacity to reach 94% of Canada’s commercial and business addresses within 20 miles of 7,200 strategically located sites for easy & fast pick-ups and delivery
  • SCI has developed strategies ensuring the management of a product to site in accordance with client-specific SLAs to meet a region’s requirements:
    • Just in time – a choice of options for order delivery within 30, 60 or 90 minutes, 2 to 8 hours, or end of day according to your specifications and the situation’s urgency
    • 24/7/365 parts availability through SCI’s comprehensive network of 41 field stocking locations
    • Stock management for replenishment of depots, truck and on-site inventory and maximum supply chain efficiency and inventory accuracy
  • SCI’s experts develop innovative and customized solutions to maintain a healthy stock turnover. Your supply chain does not have to fit in a predetermined mold. SCI’s solutions are flexible, scalable and adapted to your specific needs, not the other way around
  • SCI also provides real time visibility of all product inventory as well as shipping and receiving through its cutting edge web accessed system that seamlessly integrates with your own

Enhanced Technical Services – Reduce Downtime

Concerned about downtime caused by defective parts and the high cost of repairs at the end-user’s location? SCI’s advanced swap service allows for shipment of a new unit to your client, replacing a faulty one with the following benefits:

  • Less costly than same day onsite repair
  • Improved customer satisfaction
  • Minimum downtime and loss of productivity

With the best in class breadth of services, integrated shipping options and highly trained professionals, SCI is a major player in technology logistics and a very dependable partner.

HP, Xerox, Fujitsu, NCR, Bell, Rogers and many other well established brands trust SCI to represent them at their clients’ sites. What better reference is there?

SCI can support new equipment deployments, staged roll-outs, technology refresh projects, and also break-fix to keep your technology business up and running. Copiers, point of sale equipment (POS), medical diagnostic devices, banking machines, and automated kiosks are some examples of high-tech products supported by SCI.

SCI’s technical crew arriving at the doorstep to deliver new high-tech equipment or urgently needed spare parts is perceived by the end consumer as the face of your brand. With unmatched performance and quality services, SCI proudly drives client satisfaction and contributes to the growth of your business.

Contact us today to see how we can solve the forward logistics challenges faced by your technology company.