New Report: Why Shippers Are Seeking 3PLs with Built-In Consulting & Solutions Teams
In today’s 3PL marketplace, freight brokerage services and TMS technology have become table stakes.
However, the needs of shippers are evolving and increasing along with customer demands. Shippers are seeking personalized solutions including:
- Total end-to-end visibility
- Strategic enablement & partnership
- A one-stop shop for their needs
- Cost control in a volatile market
Some 3PLs have begun to offer integrated Consulting & Logistics services to tackle these challenges. These teams are often a hybrid comprised of seasoned logistics experts and individuals with experience and expertise gleaned from large consulting firms, such as McKinsey, Accenture, or Bain & Company.
In this new report, Supply Chain Dive explores why shippers are increasingly seeking 3PLs with integrated Consulting & Solutions teams.
Read more to learn:
- Signs your business needs a 3PL with a Consulting & Solutions team
- How built-in Consulting & Solutions teams work
- Critical services provided by Consulting & Solutions teams
- Benefits of working with a 3PL with a distinct Consulting & Solutions team