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Power Transmission Distributors Association is...

more than 370 power transmission/motion control distribution and manufacturing companies, representing over $16 billion in product sales.

Cost-Savings Programs

PTDA offers these programs that can help member companies achieve savings in the area of operations management.


PTDA members are eligible to receive significant cost savings on shipping services with YRC—the genuine heavyweight expert with the most comprehensive network available. PTDA partners with YRC Freight to help you lower costs and increase margins on your LTL shipments. YRC offers PTDA members:
 •  On-bill discounts of up to 80 percent for all inbound and outbound, long- and short-haul, less-than-truckload (LTL) freight shipments (minimum charge: US $94.95—900 miles or less, $119.95—greater than 900 miles; Canada $124.95.)
 •   No charge for single shipments, residential delivery, or pre-delivery notification.
 •   Full discounts on COD shipments.
 •   No-cost inbound guarantee on trade show shipments.
 •   Time-critical service counts Saturday and Sunday as service days, unlike most carriers.

YRC now makes your cross-border shipping services to and from Canada more efficient, simple and convenient with:
 •    Access to 31 service centers in Canada, reaching more than 85 percent of the population.
 •    One tracking number from pickup to delivery.
 •    Shipment tracking online 24x7.
 •    Electronic transmission of customs documentation.
 •    Bilingual customer service and border offices.
For more information, contact YRC at +1.800.647.3061 x5754 or associations@yrcw.com or enroll online at www.enrollhere.net.

Motus Logistics (Formerly Integrated Shipping)

Motus Logistics (formerly Integrated Shipping Solutions – ISS) is a transportation management and consulting group with years of experience helping PTDA members optimize their Small Parcel, LTL and Full Truckload shipments. With its roots in small parcel negotiation, Motus was founded with a passion for helping shippers reduce their costs through in-depth data-analysis and bid management. Motus offers PTDA member companies:

  • World-class management transportation services geared at improving LTL freight processes
  • Rate shopping carrier advantage using proprietary Transportation Management System (TMS) for every shipment, creating documents (such as BOL’s), report generation, viewing consolidated tracking information, and much more
  • Freight pay and audit services, claims support, LTL carrier negotiations, and inbound/vendor management services for no additional cost

PTDA Members are eligible for a no-cost analysis of their LTL and Small Parcel data, offering a world-class benchmark for your current rates. Check out www.motuslogistics.com for more information, or contact Jaron Klopstein 262-888-1864.