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Global Third-Party Logistics Provider Assessment and Selection Guide

Published: 06 August 2013

ID: G00252890

Analyst(s): Greg Aimi, James Lisica


Many factors and criteria impact the selection of a preferred, global 3PL provider. Supply chain leaders can use this research to help select the right candidate service providers based on the services offered, geographic availability and industry specialization.

Table Of Contents


  • The Importance of LSPs in Supply Chain Performance
  • Overall Outsourcing Approach and Strategy
  • Geographical Availability of Services
  • Vertical Industry Specialization

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