You may be tempted to “sign a handshake” or leave important considerations indefinite to secure a business partnership, but this could leave you in a difficult situation if something goes wrong. Don`t object: you absolutely need a well-written logistics service contract, and it should have these four important functions to offer you the most trustworthy commercial protection. A defined term allows your financial team to accurately anticipate costs to enable your business to grow sustainably and also support your business relationship with your 3PL. The length and depth of these terms vary considerably depending on your industry and logistics requirements, but your logistics partner can make suggestions and explain their requirements to speed up the process. The result is a win-win situation for both parties and significant savings for you. 12.2 The shipper undertakes to remain in strict confidence and not to disclose to unauthorized third parties or to use or concede proprietary or confidential information, including the carrier`s strategies, business plans and fares, which it may obtain for the duration of this agreement without the carrier`s prior written consent. The airline herein acknowledges that the disclosure of certain information to the worker, representatives and shippers` representatives is considered an authorized third party, unless the carrier and shipper expressly agree otherwise in writing. 6.1 This agreement begins on (date) and remains in effect until its termination in accordance with the following provisions of this section 6. Shippers need transportation logistics services, including the use of commercial vehicles, to meet their needs. The carrier is dismissed as third-party logistics (3PL) in the organization and supply of the property for compensation and has agreed to expose these services to the shipper under the following terms. 4.1 The shipper or its duly authorized agents provide the carrier with a portion of the shipments from secondary sites for the duration of this Convention (the number) of product deliveries from the main site and, if circumstances require it due to the individual needs of the sender and at its discretion, a portion of the shipments from secondary sites. Notwithstanding the above, the carrier is aware that no shipments should be booked by secondary sites.
The shipper provides other information that the carrier reasonably needs to enable the carrier to provide services and fulfill its obligations in connection with this activity. It is agreed by the parties and ensures that those who sign this document on behalf of the parties concerned are empowered to implement this agreement. Further proof of authorization is not required or required. 6.5 If one party files for bankruptcy, if it is in effect as a bankruptcy administrator or judicial administrator, or grants an assignment to creditors or an agreement under a bankruptcy right, the other party may immediately terminate that notice. 7.2 Claims Date – Claims for alleged overcharging or underloading are filed with the appropriate party within one (1) year after the date of the carrier`s invoice. Claims for damages against the shipper arising from this agreement are filed within nine (9) months of the incident that gave rise to that right. The rights of one of the parties beyond that date are deemed null and void. 2.1 The airline undertakes to provide the shipper, for the duration of this contract, with the transportation and transportation logistics services specified in the following section 2 paragraphs, as requested from time to time by the carrier. 12.1 The airline hereby undertakes to comply with its obligations under the confidentiality agreement previously reached with the sender, a copy of which is attached as a copy (enter the cover letter). 10.5 The carrier`s liability under this contract is limited to the amount of entry.