What differentiates a 4PL relationship from that of a 3PL? Vice President of Business Development for GEODIS’ Supply Chain Optimization line of business, Matt Lewism and Founder/Host of Talking Logistics, Adrian Gonzalez, discuss what companies should be looking for when pursuing a 4PL relationship. Organizations that are managing a complex global supply chain are often in search of partners with more leverage on logistics spend as well as looking to reduce complex procurement processes. Watch this video for more on the topic!
Extended visibility in supply chain is a growing ambition for respondents of the 2017 Worldwide Survey that GEODIS conducted (from 6th on the list of primary objectives in 2015 to 3rd in 2017). To achieve this end-to-end visibility, respondents’ main focus remains on the inbound process.
Where do you gain visibility? The optimal view comes from a logistics services provider, one equipped with end-to-end solutions designed to meet your needs while you concentrate your time, energy, and investment in your core business.