Just like for many of our affiliated third party logistics providers, it is important to track key industry trends, innovative progresses and the viewpoints from 3PL customers.
From 3PL Wire, we have found the following article summarizing this recognized industry study. Read below:
3PL Study – 2009 Released
The 14th Annual Third Party logistics Study sponsored by Oracle, Capgemini, Georgia Institute of Technology and Panalpina has officially been released.
The annual study aims to document the growth and evolution of the third-party logistics (3PL) industry by identifying and tracking key trends and views of the 3PL industry largely from the perspective of 3PL customers.
The 2009 3PL report highlights three streams of research:
1. Web-based survey
2. Workshops with shippers
3. Data from the Capgemini Accelerated Solutions Environment ® (ASE)
4. Focus interviews with industry executives
For access to the complete report, visit their website at http://www.3plstudy.com/
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