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DIALOG | August 23, 2011

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3PL Superheroes

3PLs Save the Day

Just when a shipper needs help most, in steps a partner with super powers. Savvy, efficient, and bulked up with bargaining clout, third-party logistics providers can swoop in to solve shippers' supply chain dilemmas. Read full article…

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"Golden Rule" Customer Service

Does your 3PL value honest and transparent communication? Read full article…

3PLs Move Into the TMS Market

Providing transportation management systems isn't just for software companies anymore. Read full article…

An Alternative to 3PL RFPs

Shippers and 3PLs embrace collaborative outsourcing, with powerful results. Read full article…

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The latest installment of our On the Road series explores America's foremost marine interstate. Read full article…

Readers' Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

No matter how insurmountable the obstacles, these 3PLs make it through to help Inbound Logistics readers defeat their logistics villains. Read full article…

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US Map of population to inventory density.Site Selection: Crunching the Numbers

Regional factors such as population density and facility costs determine where businesses store and distribute inventory. Read full article…

The Road to Smoother Contract Negotiations

Shippers who want to build strong business relationships must look beyond carrier-supplied data when developing contracts. Read full article…

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Branded Inbound Logistics Thought LeadersI.T. Thought Leaders

Supply chain technology leaders share their perspectives on the logistics challenges and opportunities impacting your business. Download digital edition…

The Secret Ingredient

Tomato canner Red Gold achieves 99-percent inventory accuracy with bar-coding and wireless data collection. Read full article…

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Safelite worker loading glass windshieldsRepairing Cracked Supply Chain Design

Vehicle glass manufacturer Safelite polished up its supply chain with an optimized distribution network. Read full article…

Fueled by Savings

Switch to emissions-reducing fuel technologies to cut transport costs. Read full article…

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