Transportation Insight Honored as Top 100 3PL by Inbound Logistics Magazine
HICKORY, NC (August 08, 2014) – Globally-recognized third-party logistics (3PL) provider Transportation Insight has been selected by Inbound Logistics magazine as a Top 100 3PL for a third consecutive year. In its July 2014 Super-Issue, Inbound Logistics features Transportation Insight as an industry-leading Enterprise Logistics Provider. The issue also includes a Knowledgebase article by Transportation Insight Founder and Chairman Paul Thompson which highlights the evolution of Enterprise Logistics.
“Transportation Insight is delighted by our continued recognition from Inbound Logistics magazine as a best-in-class 3PL,” says Thompson. “Since our company’s inception in 1999, we continue to evolve by introducing new technologies and sophisticated business intelligence tools to move beyond simple execution-based transportation management to predictive, strategic supply chain planning powered by analytics. Beyond that, we remain driven by a continuous improvement mindset to help our clients gain and sustain competitive advantage.”
Transportation Insight’s end-to-end supply chain solutions produce exponential results with customized, integrated offerings in domestic transportation, international shipping and warehousing. The industry leading logistics partner delivers and builds on the foundational services shippers want by designing supply chain solutions that create long-term value. Coupled with its Extended LEAN® continuous improvement methodology and proprietary Big Data solution Insight Fusion®, an interactive business intelligence engine, Transportation Insight elevates itself from logistics provider to enterprise business strategist for hundreds of clients from mid-size businesses to Fortune 500 companies.
“Operational excellence is foundational to assessing the value a 3PL brings to its clients,” says Felecia Stratton, Editor of Inbound Logistics magazine. “IL’s Top 100 Award recognizes those 3PLs that deliver tactical expertise and strategic vision to bring solutions to the challenges facing today’s logistics professionals. Transportation Insight demonstrates a consultative, proactive approach that helps their clients make enhancements to the supply chain and engage in continuous improvement that can bring companies to the next level of excellence. For this reason we have included Transportation Insight in this year’s list of prestigious Top 100 3PLs providers.”
About Transportation Insight, LLC
Transportation Insight is a global lead logistics provider with more than $1.6 billion in supply chain spend under management. For over a decade, the 3PL has partnered with hundreds of manufacturers, distributors and retailers to achieve significant cost savings, reduce cycle times and improve customer satisfaction rates by providing customized supply chain solutions. Transportation Insight offers a Co-managed Logistics® form of 3PL, carrier sourcing, freight bill audit and payment services, state-of-the-art transportation management system (TMS) applications and business intelligence. Its logistics services include domestic transportation, supply chain analytics, international transportation, warehouse sourcing, LEAN consulting and supply chain sourcing of indirect materials. Headquartered in Hickory, NC, Transportation Insight has secondary operating centers in Charlotte, NC, Bentonville, AR and Atlanta, GA, as well as more than 40 client support offices across North America. For more about Transportation Insight, visit www.transportationinsight.com.
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Inbound Logistics the leading trade magazine targeted toward business logistics and supply chain managers. The magazine’s editorial mission is to help companies of all sizes better manage corporate resources by speeding and reducing inventory and supporting infrastructure and better matching demand signals to supply lines. More information is available at inboundlogistics.com.