Top 100 Logistics IT Questionnaire 

Each year, Inbound Logistics surveys the market to determine which technology solutions best fit our readers’ needs. The Top 100 companies are announced in the April editions. Submission deadline: March 15.


 
Company Name
 
Company Street Address
 
City, State, Zip
 
Sales Phone
( )   -
 
Sales Email
 
Company URL
 
 
Do you have a corporate video?
Yes
No
 
 
Company LinkedIn Address
 
 
Company Twitter Handle
 
 
OWNERSHIP: Is your technology proprietary?
 Yes
 No
 
 
PLATFORM: How do you deliver your solutions?
 Cloud/SaaS/Hosted
 Local
 Both
 
 
COST BASIS: How do your customers pay for solutions?
(check all that apply)
 Free (pricing is based on other variables)
 Transactional (subscription)
 System
 Seat/User
 
 
INDUSTRY SERVED: What industries do your solutions serve?
(check all that apply)
 E-Commerce
 Manufacturing (all kinds)
 Retail
 Wholesale
 Services/Government
 Transportation (includes 3PLs, warehousing, carriers, international trade)
 
 
GEO NICHE: What regions are your solutions tailored to?
 United States
 Global
 Both
 
 
VERTICAL SPECIALIZATION:
 Aerospace
 Agriculture
 Apparel & Textiles
 Automotive
 Chemicals
 Construction & Infrastructure
 Consumer Packaged Goods
 E-Commerce
 Electronics
 Energy
 Food & Beverage
 Furniture
 Grocery
 Healthcare, Bio-Medical, Pharma
 Oil & Gas
 None
 
 
SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTIONS OFFERED:
(check all that apply)
 CRM/CX
 Demand Management
 DRP
 ERP
 GTM
 MRP
 Modeling/Forecasting/Predictive Analytics
 Product Lifecycle Management
 Sales & Operations Planning
 Security (risk management, compliance, etc.)
 Supplier/Vendor Management
 Supply Chain Control Tower
 None
 Other:
 
 
LOGISTICS SOLUTIONS OFFERED:
(check all that apply)
 Auditing/Claims/Freight Payment
 Inventory Management
 Labor Management
 Load Planning
 Optimization
 Procurement
 Rate & Bid Solutions
 Reverse Logistics
 RFID
 Routing & Scheduling
 TMS
 WMS
 Wireless/Mobile
 YMS
 None
 Other:
 
 
ADDITIONAL SOLUTIONS OFFERED:
(check all that apply)
 3D Printing
 Blockchain
 IoT/IIoT Solutions
 Machine Learning
 Big Data Management
 Capacity Solutions
 Robotics/Automation
 Container/Chassis Management
 EDI
 Order Management
 Process Improvement
 Strategic Sourcing
 None
 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
 Capacity
 Customer Service/CX
 Compliance
 Sustainability/Social Responsibility
 Data Management
 Demand Forecasting
 Growth Management
 Global Expansion
 Inventory Management
 Labor
 E-Commerce/Omni-channel Enablement
 Risk Management
 Security
 Supply Chain Asset Redeployment
 Transport Optimization
 Vendor Management
 Visibility
 None
 Other:

 
 
Submitter's Name:(these fields are not for publication)
 
 
Your Company (if different from above):
 
Your Phone (for questions about your submission):
( )   - Ext.
 
Your Email (for questions about your submission):
 

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