Myth-Busting Logistics Outsourcing What is Logistics Outsourcing? Logistics outsourcing is using an external supplier (3PL or 4PL) for logistics services a company cannot provide sufficiently themselves. Companies choose to outsource to save money long term, to achieve greater customer service, to achieve flexibility and scalability, to utilize advanced logistics technology, and to gain industry relationships. [...]
10 Awards Since January: C.H. Robinson is Proud to Accelerate Your Advantage.Transportfolio Recently, C.H. Robinson received several awards from our customers. From Supply Chain Excellence to Customer Service Team awards, C.H. Robinson is overwhelmed by the outpouring of appreciation. That’s why I wanted to share our gratitude with you—our customers, contract carriers, suppliers, and growers—for [...]
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Some may find it odd that a salesperson for a trucking company is sitting here writing to you about the benefits of utilizing a 3PL or broker within your network.
A few of my classes focused on logistics and supply chains, it only was then that I began to realize the importance of this industry.
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