Advanced Shipping

Advanced Shipping Technologies

NorthStar Management provides an innovative web-based logistics management tool designed to instantly respond to the ever-changing demands of your organization’s transportation needs. You never have to worry about overpaying for transportation again.
Our NorthStar professionals assist with:

  • Improving shipping efficiencies and reducing overall transportation costs
  • Instant access to cost and transit times for multiple national and regional carriers
  • Reducing accounting and auditing costs with our freight payment services
  • Requirements and amenities, such as bills of lading and client email notifications
  • Robust reporting that tracks performance, costs, and schedules
  • Consolidating billing into a single, weekly freight billing
  • Determining precise shipping costs at time of shipment
  • Eliminating excess cost on your inbound freight
  • Access to world-class commercial freight staff and state-of-the-art technology

You will be able to provide customers better delivery services, more efficiently, at a lower cost, with greater management control. The downloadable AST Advantage Benefits pdf shows the benefits that are seen throughout client organizations.
AST Advantage Benefits

Businesses and Organizations That Benefit From NorthStar Services

  • Manufacturers
  • Distributors
  • Assemblers/Fabricators
  • Large Footprint Businesses
  • Multi-Site Businesses


  • We thought that we had a perfect system and rates to match. NorthStar saved us 14% immediately and provided an even stronger system. The soft savings generated by using the system are even larger than the hard dollar savings. Great job NorthStar! - National Manufacturer
  • We love our system and the savings (profits) that it generates. But our customers really love the e-mail notifications. We do too. That feature reduced our inbound customer service call by more than 50%! Thanks. - National Manufacturer