Digital Issues & Editions

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Logistics Planner Company Profiles

2020 Logistics Planner January 2020 | 128 pgs. | 16.6 MB

Find the right technology solutions and transportation and logistics partners to drive supply chain efficiency. The 2020 Logistics Planner, 28 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.

2019 Logistics Planner January 2019 | 121 pgs. | 31.1 MB
2018 Logistics Planner January 2018 | 132 pgs. | 34.2 MB
2017 Logistics Planner January 2017 | 144 pgs. | 43 MB
2016 Logistics Planner January 2016 | 140 pgs. | 0 MB

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

2020 Trucking Perspectives September 2020 | 6 pgs. | 0.26 MB

In our exclusive annual survey, we polled shippers and truckers to discover how they’re faring in today’s volatile market, what they expect in the future, and what issues loom largest during these unprecedented times. Some results may surprise you.

Top 100 Truckers 2020 September 2020 | 16 pgs. | 0.75 MB
Top 100 3PL Providers July 2020 | 19 pgs. | 0.36 MB

Buyers Guides, Industry Research & Decision Support

WMS Buyer’s Guide 2020 September 2020 | 5 pgs. | 0.17 MB

WMS solutions are top of mind now more than ever as customer buying patterns continue to change. These forward-thinking solutions can help your business react quickly to emerging fulfillment demands.

3PL Perspectives 2020 July 2020 | 10 pgs. | 1.3 MB
TMS Buyer’s Guide 2020 May 2020 | 8 pgs. | 46.7 MB
Pallets Take the Spotlight May 2020 | 4 pgs. | 0.36 MB
Intermodal Leans In May 2020 | 8 pgs. | 1.9 MB

Industry Expertise, Commentary & Best Practices

Freight Bill Audit and Payment: Mining Data Insights September 2020 | 26 pgs. | 5.2 MB

Freight bill audit and payment companies are key supply chain partners that dig up data from the freight audit process to help shippers improve their decision-making.

Thought Leaders July 2020 | 4 pgs. | 0.27 MB
KnowledgeBase July 2020 | 5 pgs. | 0.51 MB
Solved! July 2020 | 8 pgs. | 0.1 MB
Thought Leaders April 2020 | 3 pgs. | 0.17 MB

Sustainability

G75: Inbound Logistics’ 2019 Green Supply Chain Partners June 2019 | 17 pgs. | 1.5 MB

Inbound Logistics’ annual G75 features a carefully curated list of 75 logistics companies that go above and beyond to maintain sustainable, eco-friendly supply chains and operations.

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

H.O.W

H.O.W (Help on the Way) 2019 November 2019 | 6 pgs. | 3.3 MB

Wondering how to use expedited service for painless shipping to Mexico? Or how to build a supply chain based on speed to the Midwest? Or how a freight audit and a TMS can drive efficiency for your supply chain? Find out H.O.W. to handle these challenges in our annual compilation of logistics best practices.

H.O.W (Help on the Way) 2018 November 2018 | 9 pgs. | 1.3 MB
H.O.W (Help on the Way) 2017 November 2017 | 7 pgs. | 1.1 MB
H.O.W (Help on the Way) 2016 November 2016 | 5 pgs. | 0.58 MB
H.O.W. 2014 November 2014 | 5 pgs. | 0.5 MB

Regional Supplements, EcoDev & Site Selection

Incentives Propel Economic Development Projects August 2020 | 6 pgs. | 1 MB

When choosing new sites, companies need to carefully inspect various moving parts. One instrumental factor in securing site decisions and propelling investments is the incentive package, which can kick economic development into high gear.

Florida Sets the Future August 2020 | 12 pgs. | 2.7 MB
United States and Canada: Supply Chain Synergy July 2020 | 10 pgs. | 10.3 MB
Alaska: Rewarding the Resilient and Resourceful April 2020 | 20 pgs. | 4.7 MB
Georgia: Logistics Focal Point March 2020 | 17 pgs. | 7.9 MB

Chemical Logistics

Formulating Solutions for Chemical Shippers June 2020 | 10 pgs. | 1.1 MB

With exacting specifications and transportation challenges heightened by the pandemic, shippers are bringing these partners into the mix to move chemicals safely and optimize supply chains.

Chemical Logistics: The Price of Success June 2018 | 20 pgs. | 3 MB
Chemical Logistics: Primed for Growth June 2017 | 14 pgs. | 1.7 MB
Chemical Logistics: Formula for Success June 2016 | 17 pgs. | 3 MB

Digital Must Haves

3PLs to the Rescue July 2020 | 244 pgs. | 41.8 MB

Our annual 3PL edition spotlights third-party logistics providers and the superlative service they provide to keep supply chains steady and streamlined, even during times of disruption. Heeding the call for actionable content amidst supply chain volatility, this edition offers post-pandemic business recovery tips and lists the Top 100 3PLs that can rescue supply chain operations. Also featured: the much-awaited reveal of the reader-voted Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards. Download now for content that answers the call for supply chain insight.

Reshaping the Supply Chain January 2020 | 420 pgs. | 103.9 MB

Kickstart the decade with this special edition that explores new strategies, goals, and technologies transforming supply chain operations. Designed to help you prepare for 2020 and beyond, this blockbuster issue packs predictions, insights, and to-do’s to reshape your approach and boost supply chain efficiency. And the logistics leaders profiled in this special Planner Profile edition will help you get your supply chain in gear and on the road to transformation.

2020 Logistics Planner January 2020 | 128 pgs. | 16.6 MB

Find the right technology solutions and transportation and logistics partners to drive supply chain efficiency. The 2020 Logistics Planner, 28 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.

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards July 2020 | 9 pgs. | 0.58 MB

The Inbound Logistics audience has spoken—these 3PLs are service superstars. Learn more about the 3PLs that earned your votes and made it to the top.

3PL Perspectives 2020 July 2020 | 10 pgs. | 1.3 MB

Our 15th annual 3PL Market Research Report uncovers what’s top of mind for both shippers and 3PLs and reveals how they navigate supply chain challenges. Featuring handy charts and figures, the section enumerates and examines the forces that influence their collaboration.

Digital Back Issues

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July 2020244 pgs.41.8 MB
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February 202068 pgs.14.7 MB
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