Latest trends and best practices in Third Party Logistics technology, software solutions and providers of supply chain planning, operations, shipping and distribution.
Posted 09/01 · 09:00 AM · LM Editorial
As shippers consider entry into an outsourcing arrangement for freight management, they quickly discover a range of pricing options from various service providers. These service providers have a variety of business models that drive their market offers, and shippers need to understand what these models are so they can evaluate not just the offer, but the potential for long-term satisfaction with the contract.
Posted 08/30 · 01:26 PM · MMH Editorial
The merging of the complex web of healthcare with efficient logistics operations is one that comes with more than a few challenges.
Posted 08/10 · 01:25 AM · LM Editorial
BDP officials say they have reached a decision to retain full family ownership of the company, following an evaluation of potential private equity investment.
Posted 08/07 · 11:09 AM · LM Editorial
Logistics Management spoke with XPO Logistics CEO and Chairman Bradley S. Jacobs about his company's second quarter earnings results.
Posted 08/06 · 09:55 AM · LM Editorial
Non asset-based 3PL remains active on the acquisition front.
Posted 08/03 · 07:40 AM · LM Editorial
This week, CEVA reported second quarter revenue of $1.81 billion Euro or $2.2 billion U.S. which was up 5.5 percent annually. LM Group News Editor Jeff Berman spoke with CEVA CEO John Pattullo about the company’s second quarter and first half performance and other industry-related items
Posted 08/01 · 10:25 PM · LM Editorial
The Great Recession didn’t slow it down, and now economic woes throughout Europe don’t seem to be impeding its progress. The global third-party logistics (3PL) industry just keeps rolling along, as merger and acquisition (M&A) activity heats up and the world’s providers report decent revenue growth.
Posted 07/19 · 09:56 AM · LM Editorial
?The new report states that use of 3PL companies is a growing trend in the global pharmaceutical supply chain
Posted 07/02 · 09:13 PM · SCMR Editorial
A flurry of major service provider deals captured mainstream headlines in recent months, but the consequence of this activity has yet to be measured by domestic and international shippers. Meanwhile, the EU flounders, Asia remains strong, and emerging nations may represent the next great opportunity for the major 3PL players.
Posted 06/28 · 11:04 AM · LM Editorial
Logistics Management Group News Editor recently caught up with Doug Waggoner, CEO of Echo Global Logistics, a non-asset based freight brokerage company and a provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services, at last week’s eyefortransport 3PL Summit in Chicago.