According to John C. Langley, Professor of Supply Chain Management at Georgia Institute of Technology, Third Party Logistics Providers (3PLs) introduce efficiency and effectiveness into a company's operations, allowing shippers to conserve costs and resources, while also helping to provide higher service levels. This White Paper helps companies understand how they can best leverage the advantages of 3PLs to focus on their operational strengths, producs and service.
Definitions of the different types of and advantages of using 3PLs for your business
How to go about selecting a 3PL to best fit your needs
Factors to consider when selecting a 3PL and common pitfalls to avoid