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 you can do to help “Weather-proof” Your Supply Chain?
Weather events can put a drastic slow down on your operations and unfortunately, it’s practically impossible to predict exactly when
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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 Matters Most When Choosing A 3PL: Cost Or Customer Service?
While there are many factors to consider when choosing a 3PL service provider, cost and customer service are two of 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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USMCA – What is It and How Does It Impact the Shipping & Logistics Industry?
What Is USMCA?  The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) is the new trade deal between the three countries. It is set
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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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Trucking Isn’t Going Away Any Time Soon
There is absolutely no doubt that we have entered into a new era of technology. As computing is getting more
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