Gartner Research

Focus on Transport to Identify the Benefits and Cautions of Logistics Outsourcing

Published: 30 November 2015

ID: G00289975

Analyst(s): David Gonzalez


Most heads of logistics will face the decision of whether to outsource a logistics function to a third-party logistics provider. This research provides logistics leaders with key insights regarding the benefits and cautions associated with outsourcing the transport function.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Identify All of the Business Benefits as Well the Risks Associated With Outsourcing Your Transport Function
  • Retain Management Knowledge and Expertise of Your Transport Requirements
  • Focus on Continuous Improvement to Deliver a Long-Term Transport Outsourcing Partnership

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