Shippers share the most probing and effective questions to ask potential 3PL partners.
Distributors continue to play a valuable role within many supply chains. At the same time, changing business models, and especially the rise of e-commerce, are prompting many to enhance the services they offer.
VMI is a way for suppliers to manage re-supply by monitoring customer stock levels and forward demand that optimizes working capital with service levels. Use these tips for best managing the VMI relationship.
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.
Profile on Joe Bobko, vice president of transportation with Boxed Wholesale, an online wholesale shopping club.
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.
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Dow Building Solutions gained faster, more reliable distribution to customers at a reduced cost with help from KANE.
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Transplace helped Huhtamaki reduce costs while improving customer service.