3PL’s Data Capabilities Merit Food Industry Recognition
HICKORY, NC (August 20, 2019) – Transportation Insight, a multi-modal supply chain strategist, is a leading 3PL and Cold Storage Provider serving clients heading into 2020, according to Food Logistics magazine. Leveraging a robust suite of technology applications to collect, manage and analyze transportation data to drive supply chain strategy, the Enterprise Logistics Provider earned inclusion in the industry publication’s annual resource guide of third-party logistics (3PL) and cold storage providers.
With many leading food and beverage companies represented among Transportation Insight’s diverse client base, the Enterprise Logistics Provider delivers supply chain expertise that helps businesses provide superior customer service while increasing productivity and bottom line profits. A portfolio of proprietary and leading commercial technology empowers Transportation Insight to wield transportation data in ways that help clients focused on reducing freight expenses as a percentage of sales and accelerating delivery of products to store shelves.
“The complexities of the global food supply chain are forging a more collaborative relationship between leading 3PLs, cold storage providers and their customers. Improved customer care, tighter integration between systems, and more value-added services are among the results,” remarks Lara L. Sowinski, editorial director, Food Logistics and Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “Companies that earned a spot on Food Logistics’ 2019 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list exemplify how collaboration combined with the latest technologies can create a winning formula for profitability.”
Transportation Insight’s Co-managed Logistics® approach supports clients in their day-to-day business activities, while the business improvement catalyst’s Lean mindset positions it to use transportation data to manage cost-to-serve. On-demand reporting delivers visibility to numerous metrics such as claims, shipments per lane or shipments per location, while continuous network analysis enlightens long-range supply chain strategy decisions.
Transportation Insight’s expertise is especially impactful for organizations involved in mergers and acquisitions. Businesses can benefit from third-party partners that can help reconcile transportation data gathered across their supply chain network to identify opportunities to eliminate waste and reduce risk. The Extended LEAN® methodology of continuous improvement for the extended supply chain, when married to advanced supply chain analytics, empowers clients to uncover areas for improvement, rationalize their supply chain network for optimal performance and better understand logistics costs by product type, customer and mode.
Transportation Insight is recognized among Food Logistics’ Top 3PL and Cold Storage Providers in the publication’s August 2019 edition.
About Transportation Insight, LLC
Transportation Insight is a multi-modal, lead logistics provider that partners with manufacturers, retailers and distributors to achieve significant cost savings, reduce cycle times and improve customer satisfaction rates through 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, parcel technology platform (audit, engineering, advanced analytics) and business intelligence. The Enterprise Logistics division of the Transportation Insight Holdings, LLC, (TI Holdco) portfolio, Transportation Insight operates alongside transactional freight brokerage Nolan Transportation Group (NTG) to help client shippers engineer efficient supply chain networks. Combined, the $3.2 billion TI Holdco organization serves 7,000 clients with logistics management services that include domestic transportation (TL, LTL, Parcel), e-commerce solutions, supply chain analytics, international transportation, warehouse sourcing, LEAN consulting and supply chain sourcing of indirect materials including secondary packaging. Headquartered in Hickory, NC, Transportation Insight has secondary operating centers and client support offices across North America. For more about Transportation Insight, visit www.transportationinsight.com, email or call 877-226-9950.