Hoffman, William
June 2008
Traffic World;6/16/2008, Vol. 272 Issue 24, p17
Trade Publication
The article discusses the importance of third-party logistics (3PLs) to the supply chain market in the shipping industry. It states that 3PLs help shippers deliver the products quickly at lower cost. Through 3PLs, shippers can compare their performance with competitors, redesign their supply chain to conduct industry benchmarking, and reduce inventory costs.


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