Top 50 Third Party Logistics (3PLs) 2023: Ripe market conditions

Monday, July 3, 2023 · Karen E. Thuermer
As more shippers turn to providers to improve inventory management and on-time delivery, 3PLs turn up the investment in warehouse robotics and automation to meet these expectations for fast, reliable deliveries at the right cost—an easy recipe for market growth.

Top 50 3PL Providers: 3PLs face big challenges and huge rewards in 2022

Wednesday, July 6, 2022 · Karen E. Thuermer
Just like last year, 3PLs continue to face a host of critical and pressing issues that challenge their skills at managing a client’s supply chain. And while company financials for 2021 were staggering, the state of the market in 2022 depends on the pace of global recovery—…

NextGen Supply Chain: 3PLs Are Getting Into The Innovation Game

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 · Bob Trebilcock
Once slow to adopt automation, 3PLs are now leading the way

Top 50 3PLs take to a rapid clip

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 · LM Staff
The global pandemic has presented unprecedented challenges. Yet, third-party logistics operators have demonstrated resiliency and strength.

Leveraging “The Loop” Key to Profits This Year

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 · Patrick Burnson
But arguably, it’s U.S. retailers who have felt the greatest impact through the pandemic year. Long overlooked by many global supply chain managers, reverse logistics has now emerged as a premium differentiator.

Exclusive Interviews: GEODIS Executives Share Insights on E-Commerce Reverse Loop

Friday, February 19, 2021 · Patrick Burnson
In this exclusive interview, Gina Anderson, Vice President of Solutions & Growth of Supply Chain Optimization Line – GEODIS, and Frank Loewen, Senior Vice President of Retail Market Line - GEODIS in Americas share supply chain insights.

CBRE Shares Post-Holiday Reflections on Supply Chain Returns and the Reverse Loop

Friday, February 5, 2021 · Patrick Burnson
When the Los Angeles-based industrial real estate developer CBRE released its report “Reverse Logistics Stress Test: Holiday E-Commerce Spike Will Lead to Record Returns,” many unanswered questioned remained about supply chain sustainability.

CBRE report highlights reverse logistics gains paving the way for increased development

Thursday, December 10, 2020 · Jeff Berman
While there has been a heightened sense of attention being paid to the overload of goods ordered online this holiday season, due, in large part, to the COVID-19 pandemic, one inevitable aspect of the frenetic pace of holiday-related e-commerce activity will be how much of an…

SCMR Guest Feature: Four Major Trends Propelling 3PL Market Growth

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 · Anchal Solanki
The advent of sophisticated technologies, such as blockchain, IoT, and cloud computing have helped to significantly improve operations of 3PL providers.

Top 50 US and Global Third Party Logistics 2020 - Today’s marketplace not for the faint at heart

Monday, June 29, 2020 · Patrick Burnson
Today's marketplace is not for the faint at heart. Leading industry analysts maintain that in the current volatile business environment, an increasing number of logistics service providers are being forced to take dramatic action to generate positive impact rapidly—or…

An Evolutionary Approach to Supply Chain Digitalization

Thursday, December 5, 2019 · Boris Shiklo
We explore how to approach the implementation of IIoT solutions for supply chain management in a way that allows avoiding excessive investments and drives fast payoff.

NextGen Supply Chain: Robotics at a Tipping Point

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 · Bob Trebilcock
3PL GEODIS is the latest example of how our industry is adopting robotics



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