2012 Third-Party Logistics Study

| Point of View

This report presents findings of the 2012 16th Annual Third- Party Logistics Study, based on research conducted in mid-2011.

In addition to documenting the ongoing evolution of the third-party logistics market, this year’s report also takes a close-up look at three special topics:

  • The logistics of operating in emerging markets
  • The unique challenges facing the electronics supply chain

For the first time in the study’s history, the report considers the implications of talent in the supply chain and in shipper-3PL relationships Effective with this report, we are branding each Annual 3PL Study in terms of its first full year of circulation following the report’s annual October release. Therefore, this report constitutes the 2012 3PL Study