The APDS Difference
APDS provides effective and consistent training that enables the advantages of the APDS
proprietary system to operate uniformly nationwide. Comprehensive training programs ensure APDS maintains its
standard of excellence nationwide.
APDS Training Instructors have a complete working knowledge of all of our systems, policies, procedures and requirements. Our instructional staff possess years of experience in the communication, technology and delivering aspects of the distribution industry.
Service Representatives are assigned specific customers and are trained on the requirements of that customer and then are capable of monitoring shipments from the time of shipment to arrival in the store throughout the supply chain process.
Drivers are trained and tested on procedures for scanning deliveries and pick-ups from our customers.
Terminal personnel are trained and tested on terminal procedures, receiving, handling, and shipping.
APDS personnel do periodic audits of facilities confirming procedures are being followed.
APDS training ensures that the customer may take advantage of the many opportunities provided by the APDS information systems.
APDS' monitoring and reporting capabilities allow customers to be kept informed and updated on their shipment arrivals to the pool site and into the store.
SecurityAPDS protects customers:
- Password protected access into APDS information systems lets customers control who within their organization sees delivery data.
- APDS agent facilities restrict site access to authorized personnel only. Surveillance
cameras provide continuous facility and product monitoring.
- Remote access to surveillance and security is controlled.
- Audits verify facilities' procedures and security programs.