The overall contract logistics market grew by approximately 3.9 percent in real terms in 2016, according to TI’s Global Contract Logistics 2017 report.
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The reduced cost of recycled wooden pallets combined with increased interest in sustainable supply chains makes repaired wooden pallets increasingly popular in warehouses and distributions centers. And while wooden pallets dominate supply chains, plastic pallets are making inroads, particularly among food and pharmaceutical companies that are concerned about contamination issues.
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While some companies have chosen to rely on 3PLs to manage their logistics, others have found other alternatives.
Recent randomware attacks reveal vulnerabilities in manufacturing, logistics and supply chain security.