Two of the most prized traits in logistics are speed and productivity. When you can put them together in one place, customers are happier. Cross docking is a practice that not only increases shipping speed, but offers additional benefits than other shipping practices. How It … [Read more...] about What Is “Cross Docking” In The 3PL Industry?
From its beginnings as an online bookseller in the 1990’s to the place where anyone can buy nearly anything, Amazon is now the leading e-retailer in the US. The company is frequently called a “disruptor,” and is now leading the way for improvements in logistics, and ultimately, 3PL. One of … [Read more...] about How Amazon Is Affecting The 3PL Industry
The impact of ecommerce and ever-faster shipping has led to a steady increase of 3rd party logistics companies in CT, CA and nationwide over the last five years due to a steady increase in demand. So far in 2019, total 3PL revenue is at $194B, with a 3% annual growth, and more than 425,000 industry … [Read more...] about Statistics for 3rd Party Logistics Companies