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Learning From Logistics Leaders: Third-Party Logistics Providers Reshape the Outsourcing Landscape

Published: 18 July 2017

ID: G00297901

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

Summary

Over the last decade, the 3PL landscape has changed beyond recognition. New technology-based providers are disrupting the market. The established 3PL community is responding through reinvention. Supply chain leaders must embrace this new reality, leverage the benefits and mitigate the risks.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Establish a 3PL Engagement Strategy
    • Recommendations
    • Recommendations
  • Devise a Strategy for How You Engage With the New 3PL Disruptors
  • Recommendations

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