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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

Insights collected through Inbound Logistics’ exclusive annual survey of shippers and truckers unpack significant trends and challenges.

Freight Bill Audit and Payment Services September 2018 | 33 pgs. | 15 MB

Using a freight bill audit and payment company can be the ace up your sleeve that keeps your company flush.

WMS Buyer’s Guide 2018 September 2018 | 7 pgs. | 0.18 MB

Warehouse management systems (WMS) help track inventory so you can pick and ship faster, eliminating errors and backorders. To find the right solution, start with this list of leading WMS vendors.

Pallets: Backbone of the Warehouse May 2018 | 12 pgs. | 2.6 MB

Wood or plastic? Lease or purchase? Whatever your operations need, there’s a pallet provider ready to supply it.

YMS Solutions May 2018 | 4 pgs. | 0.67 MB

From providing visibility to assets to boosting operational efficiency, a yard management system (YMS) can ultimately deliver customer satisfaction. Here are the leading solutions.

TMS Buyer’s Guide 2018 May 2018 | 8 pgs. | 0.33 MB

This Transportation Management Systems’ Buyer’s Guide showcases providers, 3PLs, and systems that will take your transportation operations to the next level.

Web_Cite City: The Best Logistics Sites on the Web April 2018 | 35 pgs. | 4.1 MB

This collection of leading transportation, logistics, and technology sites makes searching the web for supply chain solutions easier than ever.

3PLs & Technology April 2018 | 8 pgs. | 1.5 MB

Still struggling to get your logistics technology up to speed? You’re not alone. See why companies are increasingly outsourcing IT to their third-party logistics providers.

2018 Global Logistics Guide March 2018 | 8 pgs. | 1.9 MB

Inbound Logistics’ 14th annual Global Logistics Guide presents a transportation and logistics world atlas to help you stay on top of shifting global dynamics and map sourcing locations to explore.

Global Trade Management Solutions Guide March 2018 | 3 pgs. | 0.5 MB

Global trade management (GTM) solutions automate complex international supply chain sourcing, logistics, cross-border trade, and regulatory compliance activities. In the market for a GTM solution? Here’s information on some leading GTM vendors and their solutions to help you make an informed choice.

E-Commerce: Cultivating a New Logistics Landscape March 2018 | 10 pgs. | 2.8 MB

E-commerce continues to mow down traditional business practices. To adapt, companies serving manufacturing, industrial, and retail customers are seeding their portfolios with new services and not letting any grass grow under their feet.

Logistics and Supply Chain Education Resource Guide February 2018 | 7 pgs. | 0.25 MB

Looking to build your skillset? Use this guide to find schools and associations with logistics, supply chain, and transportation education offerings.

Transportation Trends and Who’s Who in Airfreight Forwarding November 2017 | 8 pgs. | 1.4 MB

The airfreight market has been flying high, but headwinds persist. Inbound Logistics’ annual guide spotlights the airfreight partners that help shippers soar.

2017 Trucking Perspectives September 2017 | 5 pgs. | 0.5 MB

Inbound Logistics’ exclusive annual trucking market research report delivers shipper and trucker insights into the industry’s challenges and trends.

Freight Bill Audit and Payment Services: Getting More Bang for Your Bucks September 2017 | 16 pgs. | 0.95 MB

With today’s longer supply chains and shorter lead times, shippers are turning to freight bill audit and payment firms to unlock working capital and improve cash flow, and provide business intelligence.

WMS Buyer’s Guide 2017 September 2017 | 10 pgs. | 4.6 MB

Warehouse management systems (WMS) help track inventory so you can pick and ship to customers faster, eliminating the errors and backorders that can cause them to bail on you. Use this list of leading WMS vendors to narrow down your choices, and zero in on the right solution for you.

3PL Perspectives July 2017 | 471040 pgs. | 0 MB

Inbound Logistics’ 12th annual 3PL market research report reveals the trends and tribulations shaping logistics outsourcing strategy for both providers and shippers.

The Mighty Pallet: A Supply Chain Powerhouse May 2017 | 6 pgs. | 1.1 MB

The workhorses of the supply chain, recycled, repaired, and re-used pallets help shippers save money while getting the job done.

Managing Yard Work May 2017 | 6 pgs. | 0.83 MB

Yard Management Systems are sometimes the missing link in the supply chain. Here’s why you should fill the gap.

TMS Buyer’s Guide 2017 May 2017 | 14 pgs. | 2.3 MB

Inbound Logistics’ TMS Buyer’s Guide highlights leading providers, 3PLs, and systems that can optimize your transportation operations.

Web_Cite City: Set Your Sites April 2017 | 35 pgs. | 4.5 MB

This collection of leading transportation, logistics, and technology sites makes searching the web for supply chain solutions easier than ever.

GTM Solutions: Making a World of Difference March 2017 | 6 pgs. | 0.75 MB

Global trade management (GTM) solutions automate complex international supply chain sourcing, logistics, cross-border trade, and regulatory compliance activities. Use this guide to get to know leading GTM vendors and their solutions.

Logistics and Supply Chain Education Resource Guide February 2017 | 5 pgs. | 0.67 MB

Looking to build your skillset? This guide outlines schools and associations with logistics and supply chain education offerings.
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Latest Trends and Who’s Who in Airfreight Forwarding November 2016 | 7 pgs. | 0.96 MB

Despite turbulence, forwarders continue to find cruising altitudes, providing reliable transport for shippers who need to quickly move goods—from fashionable apparel to critical components. Inbound Logistics’ annual guide spotlights the airfreight partners that help shippers soar.
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2016 Shipping Lines Directory October 2016 | 7 pgs. | 0.65 MB

Inbound Logistics’ 2016 Shipping Lines Directory will help you glean new ocean offerings and navigate the choppy waters of the maritime market.
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2016 Trucking Perspectives September 2016 | 9 pgs. | 1.7 MB

Inbound Logistics’ exclusive trucking market research report delivers shipper and trucker insights into the industry’s challenges and trends.

Freight Bill Audit and Payment Services: Solutions You Can Bank On September 2016 | 19 pgs. | 3.3 MB

Trying to manage your freight spending in house risks leaving money on the table. Partnering with the right freight bill audit and payment service provider can help balance your checks and check your balances.

WMS Buyer’s Guide 2016 September 2016 | 7 pgs. | 2.1 MB

Warehouse management systems (WMS) software helps track inventory so you can pick and ship to customers faster, eliminating the errors and backorders that can cause them to bail on you. Use this list of leading WMS vendors to narrow down your choices, and zero in on the right solution for you.

3PL Perspectives July 2016 | 10 pgs. | 2.6 MB

Here’s how to form a relationship with your 3PL that’s so productive and strong, you’ll want to make it permanent.

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.

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