By quickly adapting to various industries and commodities and responding to client requests with urgency and an extremely high level of customer service quality, a strong 3PL will find it can outlast even the most convenient warehousing options.
ProTrans created a tracking map or heat map where all in transit loads belonging to the customer can be viewed on the tracking map.
In order to gain true end-to-end supply chain visibility and unlock the full potential for strategic savings opportunities, shippers must get beyond the shipment level to the PO level.
Transplace helped Huhtamaki reduce costs while improving customer service.
Could self-driving ships become reality by 2020? Global supply chain suffers disruptions amid diplomatic crisis
Dow Building Solutions gained faster, more reliable distribution to customers at a reduced cost with help from KANE.
Amazon receives patent to parachute packages from the sky; Supply chain stakeholders double down on climate change; Retailers losing up to 70 percent of order value to fulfillment costs; U.S. manufacturing, logistics industries grew dramatically over last generation;
Trying to plot a different course? Figuring out how to spread your wings? A third-party partner might offer…just the kind of help you need.
Profile on Joe Bobko, vice president of transportation with Boxed Wholesale, an online wholesale shopping club.
Transparency, honest communication, and a commitment to forming a true partnership with shared goals and values are keys to successful supply chain collaboration between shippers and their third-party logistics providers.