Digital Issues & Editions

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Logistics Planner Company Profiles

2018 Logistics Planner January 2018 | 132 pgs. | 34.2 MB

Find the right solutions, carriers, and partners to drive efficiency in your supply chain operations and enable your enterprise to navigate the digital landscape. The 2018 Logistics Planner, 26 years strong, is updated with profiles of leaders in supply chain, transportation, technology, logistics, and more who stand ready to help you face upcoming challenges and optimize your enterprise.

2017 Logistics Planner January 2017 | 144 pgs. | 43 MB
2016 Logistics Planner January 2016 | 140 pgs. | 0 MB
2015 Logistics Planner January 2015 | 135 pgs. | 0 MB
2014 Logistics Planner January 2014 | 162 pgs. | 0 MB

Awards: Top 100s, Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards & More

2018 Top 100 Truckers September 2018 | 16 pgs. | 0.33 MB

Our annual trucking directory helps match shippers with the truckers that can best meet their needs.

2018 Annual Third-Party Logistics Edition July 2018 | 33 pgs. | 1.7 MB
Top 100 Truckers September 2017 | 10 pgs. | 0.3 MB

Buyers Guides, Industry Research & Decision Support

2018 Airfreight Forwarders Guide November 2018 | 10 pgs. | 4.3 MB

These airfreight partners can help you fashion transportation operations that make your company a model of efficiency.

2018 Trucking Market Research Report September 2018 | 6 pgs. | 0.3 MB
Freight Bill Audit and Payment Services September 2018 | 33 pgs. | 15 MB
WMS Buyer’s Guide 2018 September 2018 | 7 pgs. | 0.18 MB
Pallets: Backbone of the Warehouse May 2018 | 12 pgs. | 2.6 MB

Industry Expertise, Commentary & Best Practices

Supply Chain Problem? Solved! September 2018 | 5 pgs. | 0.71 MB

Providers reveal how they meet shippers’ supply chain needs.

KnowledgeBase August 2018 | 5 pgs. | 0.51 MB
KnowledgeBase July 2018 | 9 pgs. | 0.33 MB
Thought Leaders April 2018 | 3 pgs. | 0.25 MB
Logistics KnowledgeBase April 2018 | 4 pgs. | 0.21 MB

Sustainability

Growing a Sustainable Supply Chain June 2016 | 6 pgs. | 1.3 MB

Whether the motive is saving the environment or saving money, companies are embracing sustainability from the ground up.
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G75: 75 Green Supply Chain Partners 2015 June 2015 | 17 pgs. | 1.62 MB
G75: 75 Green Supply Chain Partners 2014 June 2014 | 17 pgs. | 1.57 MB
G75: Green Supply Chain Partners 2013 June 2013 | 17 pgs. | 1.96 MB
G75: Green Supply Chain Partners 2012 June 2012 | 17 pgs. | 17.42 MB

H.O.W

H.O.W (Help on the Way) 2018 November 2018 | 9 pgs. | 1.3 MB

Looking to prioritize and select logistics technology? Need to use a TMS for shipment visibility and connectivity? Trying to make your holiday shipping less frightful? Wondering how to use expedited service for painless shipping to Mexico? Find out H.O.W. to handle these challenges in our annual compilation of logistics best practices.

H.O.W (Help on the Way) 2017 November 2017 | 7 pgs. | 1.1 MB

Regional Supplements, EcoDev & Site Selection

Great Logistics Sites & Services: Leading the Way October 2018 | 6 pgs. | 0.85 MB

In logistics, two Ws are most important—where and when. Choosing the right sites and services is vital in getting your products where they need to go, when they need to get there.

Chemical Logistics

Chemical Logistics: The Price of Success June 2018 | 20 pgs. | 3 MB

These are good times for chemical manufacturing in the United States. But an active market creates special challenges for companies that need to transport chemical products.

Chemical Logistics: Primed for Growth June 2017 | 14 pgs. | 1.7 MB
Chemical Logistics: Formula for Success June 2016 | 17 pgs. | 3 MB
Chemical Logistics: Keep It Moving, Keep It Safe June 2015 | 19 pgs. | 1.53 MB

Digital Must Haves

July 2018 July 2018 | 276 pgs. | 56.5 MB

The annual 3PL edition reveals how logistics service providers dish up VIP service for their shipper customers and spotlights the Top 100 Third-Party Logistics Providers that IL editors deem best in class. We also honor the reader-voted Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards. Did your 3PL make these lists? This edition also delves into supply chain trends, from the shifting automotive roadmap to smart steps footwear e-tailers are taking. Also: Special Projects: Navigating Every Twist and Turn

January 2018 January 2018 | 436 pgs. | 74 MB

Many companies think they are already doing business in zeroes and ones, but a quick reality check reveals some gaps. This edition gets real about the game-changing benefits of a digital supply chain–improved integration, better visibility, one single view of accurate information–and gets you going on key steps to gaining a holistic view and putting a real-time demand-driven supply chain in place. From digital transformation takeaways to e-commerce strategies and supply chain finance insights, this edition will transform the way you think about your supply chain.

Sponsor Spotlight August 2017 | 37 pgs. | 9.9 MB

Here’s a great source of information on new solutions and updated services. This e-book spotlights the leading logistics solutions providers and brands that support IL’s mission: to help you match demand to supply.
View as an eBook.

2018 Logistics Planner January 2018 | 132 pgs. | 34.2 MB

Find the right solutions, carriers, and partners to drive efficiency in your supply chain operations and enable your enterprise to navigate the digital landscape. The 2018 Logistics Planner, 26 years strong, is updated with profiles of leaders in supply chain, transportation, technology, logistics, and more who stand ready to help you face upcoming challenges and optimize your enterprise.

2018 Annual Third-Party Logistics Edition July 2018 | 33 pgs. | 1.7 MB

IL spotlights 3PLs and the outstanding service they provide shippers. This section includes a guide to the top 100 providers and a list of top 3PLs handpicked by readers, original research on market trends, and a feature story on VIP service strategies.

Digital Back Issues

+2018
November 201892 pgs.24.2 MB
October 201884 pgs.22.1 MB
September 2018148 pgs.33.2 MB
August 2018116 pgs.29.4 MB
July 2018276 pgs.56.5 MB
June 2018116 pgs.25 MB
May 2018148 pgs.37.2 MB
April 2018164 pgs.42.9 MB
March 2018116 pgs.27.6 MB
February 201884 pgs.16.1 MB
January 2018436 pgs.74 MB
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