Companies are increasingly resorting to outsourcing their distribution services to third party logistic providers. In today’s competitive environment, choosing the right 3PL companies can be a powerful differentiator. Utilizing a 3pl provides businesses with a reliable logistics advantage, and maximizes profitability through combined knowledge and resources
In this fast paced and competitive world today, there are many valid reasons to consider outsourcing supply chain management to a third-party logistics company. Third-Party Logistics offers an all-in-one solution for assembly, packaging, warehousing, and distribution.
Some of the reasons for hiring a 3PL are:
Companies can be more competitive by switching to a third party logistics firm. The cost effectiveness is achieved due to the money companies save in the form of labor.
3PL companies have a connected network that provides significant advantages over in-house supply chains.
3PLs are knowledgeable of industry best practices and stay up to date with the latest developments in technology.
A benefit of using a 3PL provider is the ability to scale space, labor, and transportation according to inventory needs.
Barrett Distribution has developed a whitepaper on reasons for hiring a 3PL. This whitepaper will provide proven and effective reasons for outsourcing your distribution and fulfillment services.