Transportation management is an integral part of a logistics strategy and accounts for the most significant supply chain management expenses. Adopting a cost-effective transportation plan is essential to any company’s success; however, managing such a vital logistics branch in-house is complicated and requires specific expertise and tools. Outsourcing transportation management makes it easy to maintain… Read More
Defining Fourth-party Logistics Fourth-party logistics (4PL) companies interface between their client and multiple logistics service providers – directing every moving part within a supply chain, including third-party logistics (3PL) and transportation suppliers. 4PL service providers are a strategic partner to their clients that strive to drive supply chain efficiency. Benefits of 4PL Providers Effectively managing… Read More
What is design-build? Design-build is a project delivery method where a real estate developer works under a single contract with a client to provide both design and construction services. Developing a property this way streamlines a project and creates a unified workflow from site selection through completion. Its alternative, often referred to as design-bid-build, provides… Read More