Top 100 Logistics IT Questionnaire 

Each year, Inbound Logistics surveys the market to determine which technology solutions best fit our readers’ needs.

Use this online form to add your company to our survey database, or to update existing information. The data collected here will be used to build the Top 100 Logistics Information Technology Providers list in our April issue, and serve as the basis for our Logistics Technology Decision Support Tool. Deadline for submissions is end of March.

 
Company Name
 
Company Street Address
 
City, State, Zip
 
Sales Phone
( )   -
 
Sales Email
 
Company URL
 
Company Twitter Handle
 
OWNERSHIP: Is your technology proprietary?
Yes
No
 
PLATFORM: How do you deliver your solutions?
Web/Cloud/SaaS/Hosted
Local
Both
 
COST BASIS: How do your customers pay for solutions? (check all that apply)
Transactional (subscription)
System
Seat/User
Free (pricing is based on other variables)
 
INDUSTRY SERVED: What industries do your solutions serve? (check all that apply)
Manufacturing (all kinds)
Retail
Wholesale
e-Business
Services/Government
Transportation (includes 3PLs, warehousing, carriers, international trade)
 
CUSTOMER NICHE: Who are your solutions tailored to?
Small- and medium-sized companies
Large companies
Any Company Size
 
GEO NICHE: What regions are your solutions tailored to?
United States
Global
Both
 
VERTICAL SPECIALIZATION:
Aerospace
Agriculture
Apparel & Textiles
Automotive
Chemicals
Construction & Building Materials
Consumer Packaged Goods
Electronics
Renewable Energy
Food & Beverage
Furniture
Grocery
Healthcare
Oil & Gas
Pharmaceuticals
Trade Show
None
 
 
SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTIONS OFFERED: (check all that apply)
Customer Relationship Management
Demand Management
Distribution Resource Planning (DRP)
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Global Trade Management
Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP)
Modeling/Forecasting/Predictive Analytics
Product Lifecycle Management
Sales & Operations Planning
Security (risk management, compliance, etc.)
Supplier/Vendor Management
Supply Chain Control Tower
Other:
 
LOGISTICS SOLUTIONS OFFERED: (check all that apply)
Auditing/Claims/Freight Payment
Inventory Management
Labor Management
Load Planning
Optimization
Procurement
Rate Bid Management
Reverse Logistics
RFID
Routing & Scheduling
Transportation/TMS
Warehousing/WMS
Wireless/Mobile Technology
Yard Management
Other:
 
ADDITIONAL SOLUTIONS OFFERED: (check all that apply)
Category Management
Container/Chassis Management
EDI
Mobile Order Management
Order Management
Strategic Sourcing
Other:

THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS ARE STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL
AND FOR RESEARCH PURPOSES ONLY.

 
OPTIONAL - Please provide the names of up to 3 customers:
 
SALES - During your last measurement period were SALES generally up or down?
Your best guess as to how much?
+20%
+15%
+10%
+5%
0%
-5%
-10% or more
 
PROFITS - During your last measurement period were profits up or down?
Your best guess as to how much?
+20%
+15%
+10%
+5%
0%
-5%
-10% or more
 
CUSTOMERS - During your last measurement period did your customer base
grow or shrink? Your best guess as to how much?
+20%
+15%
+10%
+5%
0%
-5%
-10% or more
 
GROWTH - in the past year was due to:
Organic Sales
M&A
Both
 
MARKET - If through M&A, what new business did you acquire?
 
 
DEMAND - Where do you see growing demand for new logistics technology?
Please give examples by function, vertical, or geography.
 
 
CHALLENGES - Which transportation and logistics challenges are most critical
to your customers? Please check all that may apply.
Cost Reduction
Corporate Social Responsibility
Customer Service
Data Management (Big Data, Quality, Synchronization)
Demand Forecasting
Global Expansion
Integration (Business Process, Technology, etc.)
Inventory Management
Labor
Omni-channel Management
Risk Management
Security
Sustainability
Transport Optimization
Vendor Management
Visibility
Other:

 
 
Submitter's Name: (these fields are not for publication)
 
 
Your Company:
 
Your Phone:
( )   - Ext.
 
Your Email:
 
Your Address:
 
Your City:
 
State:
 
 
Zip:
 

 
 

Thank you for your participation. Before submitting your questionnaire
PLEASE PRINT A COPY FOR REFERENCE.