A retailer’s success can depend on logistics. It affects how efficiently you can deliver your product into a consumer’s hands. It’s integral in delivering an omnichannel experience.
However, managing and operating your own logistics can be costly and tough. It takes some retailers years to nail down that type of efficiency. It’s not for everyone to manage their logistics.
Enter third party logistic companies, often referred to as 3PLs.
Retailers can outsource part of, or all, of their supply chain processes to a 3PL company. The infographic below from 2Flow is a complete guide to everything you need to know about 3PLs.
Your Complete Guide to Third Party Logistics [Infographic]
Use this infographic to learn what a 3PL is, how they can benefit your business, what services they provide, and how to pick a third party logistics provider. You can then decide if a 3PL is best for your business.
What to Do Next
Now that you know what a 3PL is, keep reading about logistics and its impact on your business.