Top 5 Signs it is Time to Switch Carriers

Top 5 signs it is time to switch carriers: 1.  Financial Warning Signs With many carriers reporting first quarter losses in 2012, now might be a good time to check the financial health of your current carrier.  While a one-time quarterly loss isn’t a reason to...

APL Logistics Supports Wal-Mart Online Sales in Mexico

APL Logistics has launched an online sales channel for Wal-Mart in Mexico. The new solution, which comprises a warehouse management system, integrates with the retailer’s new online shopping site and enables same-day order fulfillment and next-day delivery. Through...

Future 3PL Factors to Consider

A growing number of companies are relying on 3PL providers to manage some or all of their supply chain networks. For example, a majority of companies in the computer industry rely on 3PLs. The industry has changed considerably, from freight forwarding in the 70s,...