Transportation Insight Named Among America’s Leading 3PLs by Global Trade Magazine

October 9, 2018

E-Commerce and Omni-Channel Solutions Leverage Technology, Data Analysis to Accelerate Performance

Global-Trade-Top-3PL-2018-webHICKORY, NC (October 9, 2018) – Transportation Insight, a multi-modal Enterprise Logistics Provider and end-to-end supply chain strategist, has been named one of America’s Leading 3PL Providers by Global Trade for the sixth consecutive year. The company is recognized by Global Trade for its ability to serve e-commerce and omni-channel shippers. Transportation Insight increasingly is helping manufacturers, retailers and e-tailers excel in the e-commerce and omni-channel space by leveraging technology, digital tools and data-driven insights from Less-than-Truckload (LTL) and small package shipping experts to accelerate performance around e-commerce visibility, variability and velocity.

“Transportation Insight works as an extension of our clients’ teams, helping them enhance their operations with e-commerce platforms leveraging industry knowledge, key performance indicators and strategies for rapid growth,” says Transportation Insight President and CEO Chris Baltz. “Using our integrated Enterprise Logistics solutions, we are able to improve customer service with multi-modal insight into service failures and performance gaps, while optimizing the utilization of parcel and LTL in selling direct versus commercially to the customer. The technology and business expertise we bring to our clients foster improved operational efficiency and end customer satisfaction because of the significantly improved visibility and velocity in their increasingly complex supply chains. We are pleased to have been named among America’s Leading 3PLs by Global Trade magazine for the sixth consecutive year.”

Transportation Insight applies a consultative Co-managed Logistics® approach to help companies grow their business and mitigate risks while reducing supply chain related costs. As the rapidly expanding e-commerce sector drives increased global trade compliance enforcement efforts for international shippers, Transportation Insight acts as a trusted adviser helping clients address financial risks emerging during complex market conditions. Anchored by vast executive-level supply chain experience and deep domain expertise, the Enterprise Logistics Provider offers clients a unique approach to supply chain optimization, business process improvement, parcel shipment analysis and interactive business intelligence. Like many clients it assists, Transportation Insight is among America’s fastest growing privately held companies identified in the Inc. 5000, a recognition the business strategist has achieved for 11 straight years. The company is a 2016 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency SmartWay® Excellence Awardee for its ability to help clients reduce vehicle miles, energy consumption and air pollution emissions as a byproduct of optimizing transportation networks and supply chains.

For the past six years, Global Trade magazine has selected 3PLs for the America’s Leading 3PL Award. Its editorial team selects service providers based on their offerings, specialties, innovativeness and dedication to customers, compiling the results into needs-based categories focused on their centers of expertise. Previously, Transportation Insight has been recognized as a Leading American 3PL for Versatility, Best Technology and Best Range of Services.

 About Transportation Insight, LLC

Transportation Insight is a multi-modal, lead logistics provider with $3.9 billion in logistics spend under management.  For nearly 20 years, the Enterprise Logistics Solutions Provider has partnered with manufacturers, retailers and distributors 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, parcel technology platform (audit, engineering, advanced analytics) and business intelligence. Serving over 1,500 clients, its logistics services portfolio includes domestic transportation, 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 in Atlanta, GA, Bentonville, AR, Boston, MA, Charlotte, NC, Omaha, NE, Overland Park, KS and Salt Lake City, UT; service centers in Canton, OH, Charlotte, NC and St. Louis, MO; and more than 50 client support offices across North America. For more about Transportation Insight, visit, email or call 833-421-0433.