National Transportation

Patricia Birchenough 2:44 pm

Time Definite Services

Time Definite Services - National Transportation - Third Party LogisticsTime Definite is a refrigerated transportation company providing asset trucking and logistics services throughout the United States from its Elgin, IL headquarters. At its Elgin facility Time Definite also operates a specialized, health grade warehousing service providing pick and pack, just in time inventory control and other services. These products can be moved on our trucks, or through our freight forwarding department and trusted partner network , which we have built over the last 22 years. The company has a late model fleet of fuel efficient tractors and trailers averaging less than 2 years for the tractors and trailers. As a member of Smartway and with the latest tractor and trailer engine technology, Time Definite is reducing its carbon footprint while offering high levels of customer service to the shipping community. The company can serve all states and Canada with this fleet of late model equipment, including California.

Time Definite Services - 3PL Service Provider - National Transportation CompanyTo maintain this high level of customer service Time Definite provides 24 hour/7 day per week load management 365 days per year from its Operations centers in Elgin, IL ; Leesburg, FL; and Scranton, Pennsylvania. Mobile communication from trucks with GPS technology and temperature monitoring allows constant contact between Time Definite and its customers. This allows the company to offer high service, time sensitive support to the shipping community, many who have high value products, food products, flowers and foliage, and just in time transport requirements. The company has recently added controlled substances and transport of ‘over the counter’ medications to its transport commodities. A combination of solo and team drivers are assigned carefully to protect service for the customer. All drivers are TSA certified, as well, to maintain the highest integrity of transport service.

Time Definite also fully supports safe driving and operating procedures to protect the general public and its employees. Its installation of electronic on board recorders in all power units is a reflection of this commitment. The company‘s Safety Department conducts regular training seminars to reinforce the importance of safety in all company activities. As with the transport services Time Definite provides, the warehousing business unit subscribes to the latest technology including cloud computing, which assists customers maintain real-time connection to their products. Ownership and management of Time Definite subscribes to the following commitment: Safe, efficient, professional, and ethical service to the customer using an environmentally friendly approach.

Company Highlights:

  • Privately-held for over 22 years
  • Certified Minority Business Enterprise
  • EPA Smartway Transport Partner
  • TSA-certified Drivers and Staff
  • CSA compliant utilizing electronic logging
  • Certified Government Carrier
  • Customs Carrier Bonded
  • C-TPAT Certified
  • Hazmat Certified
  • Online Customer Application displaying up-to-the-minute shipment tracking using Google Maps, Order Details and History, Order Documents, and Account Reports

Service Highlights:

  • Nationwide, Regional, Local, and Dedicated Trucking
  • Solo Truckload and Teams
  • Expedited, time-critical solutions
  • Specialized Freight Forwarding
  • International
  • Logistics Management
  • Truckload Brokerage Support
  • Hot Shot Service
  • White Glove Delivery
  • Warehousing and Inventory Management