Gartner Research

Global Third-Party Logistics Selection Guidance, 2016

Published: 28 April 2016

ID: G00300280

Analyst(s): James Lisica , Greg Aimi , David Gonzalez , Courtney Rogerson


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 among service providers based on the strength of 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

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