Middle mile delivery capabilities

Discover how RXO solves for gaps in ‘middle mile delivery’ with partnered transportation solutions across North America.

What is ‘middle mile delivery’ transportation?

When global forwarding freight across domestic locations, there’s simply nothing worse than learning your goods are stalled mid-mile. Unfortunately, every shipper has encountered gaps in the middle mile at least once — but if they’re anything like RXO clients, that one time was enough. 

Instead of relying upon brokered service that do not account for intermodal transportation solutions, RXO clients opt for our expansive middle mile delivery capabilities. The RXO domestic market network has been optimally designed to cover hundreds of hubs across North America.

With RXO’s robust middle mile logistics, shippers can unlock increased visibility into freight status with one point of contact and accountable support. RXO enables our customers to deliver faster with our middle mile delivery (formerly Last Mile+) capabilities for global freight.

What is Last Mile+?

With RXO Last Mile +, shippers can access a door-to-door solution encompassing both the middle and last mile. Shippers can unlock increased visibility into freight status with one point of contact and accountable support. RXO enables customers to deliver faster by connecting our middle mile delivery (formerly Last Mile+) with our Last Mile network. It’s a seamless solution with a single invoice and a single location to track orders.

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Inquire about our flexible solutions to solve gaps in global freight forwarding, from load planning through the last mile.

What freight is middle mile transportation meant for?

Middle mile transportation accounts for any gaps in end-to-end delivery service, particularly for middle mile delivery and last mile transport. Geared for general global freight forwarding, RXO middle mile infrastructure for domestic loads has been specifically designed to transport: 

  • Dropship from distribution, direct from vendor with install certification
  • Specialized less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments
  • Ecommerce delivery & reverse logistics
  • Consigned & palletized freight
  • Managed cross docking

Unrivaled middle mile delivery solutions.

5500

dedicated employees

100 thousand

independent carriers

1.5 million trucks

across the U.S., Canada, & Mexico

What does middle mile infrastructure not accommodate?

Middle mile delivery services are meant to bridge the gap between shippers and partnered solutions amongst the RXO North American transportation network. However, not all global freight is best suited for middle mile infrastructure. Mid-mile services will not accommodate: 

  • Set delivery time requirements (meeting technicians)
  • Freight under 75 lbs. (some exceptions)
  • Providing breakdown of equipment
  • Forward stocking and storage
  • Non-palletized freight

What does middle mile infrastructure not accommodate?

Middle mile delivery services are meant to bridge the gap between shippers and partnered solutions amongst the RXO North American transportation network. However, not all global freight is best suited for middle mile infrastructure. Mid-mile services will not accommodate: 

  • Set delivery time requirements (meeting technicians)
  • Freight under 75 lbs. (some exceptions)
  • Providing breakdown of equipment
  • Forward stocking and storage
  • Non-palletized freight

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Don’t lose sight of freight midway to the last mile. Learn how RXO middle mile delivery can enhance visibility and accelerate timelines.

Want to speak to a mid-mile logistics agent directly?

Here at RXO, we understand that global freight forwarding — even to domestic destinations — can be both time-consuming and resource-depleting.

Want to speak to a mid-mile logistics agent directly?

Here at RXO, we understand that global freight forwarding — even to domestic destinations — can be both time-consuming and resource-depleting.