3PL Industry Research

The Logistics Blog by BlueGrace is one of the nation’s most recognized freight shipping blogs and industry news sources. The blog covers the company’s latest news, industry expertise, tips, franchise information and more. Check out our latest 3PL blog posts:

Your Role in the Digitally Dominated Future
In 2018, the world is more connected than it has ever been before. With the advent and popularization of smartphones,
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You landed the Wal-Mart account! Now what? The Retail-Supplier Relationship
An enviable position Congratulations! You made it this far – you’re a Walmart supplier. To achieve this, you’ve provided all
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Will 2019 Be a Carrier or a Shipper-led Market?
Trucking is a cyclical business. There are periods of intense growth followed by a lull and then there are periodic
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Why a Supply Chain Analysis is Crucial for Your Business
Want A Free Supply Chain Analysis? Supply chains are complex and dynamic. They comprise many different variables that operate both
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When Is Your 3PL Not Proactive Enough?
At BlueGrace, we have heard many times from potential customers that their current Third Party Logistics (3PL) provider is not proactive. They only interact
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What will 2019 bring for the trucking industry?
What will 2019 bring for the trucking industry? Will there be a capacity crunch, demand – supply imbalance? Will the
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What Can Shippers Do To Stay Competitive?
The e-commerce boom has no doubt stimulated economies internationally, driving demand for consumer goods and creating jobs in its wake.
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Urban Logistics is Growing
We are witnessing one of the most interesting times in the development of logistics. Shippers and Carriers alike are working
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Time Definite Freight & Positive ROI
The saleability of a product is not only dependent on its quality and features, but also on how it is
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The State of Your Supply Chain Affects the Level of Your Inventory 
Inventory is the core of any business. The right inventory, at the right time, at the right point in the
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The Definition of Transparency
As companies mature and the market changes, our understanding of crucial operating components of any industry has also grown. Supply
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Shippers Growing Success With 3PLs 
The 24th Annual Third-Party Logistics Study for 2020 has been released and it shows a growing success between shippers and
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