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

2022 Top 100 3PLs

2022 Top 100 3PLs

Inbound Logistics’ annual Top 100 3PL Providers guide delivers the best third-party logistics companies for every pi-zza your supply chain and logistics operations.

Readers’ Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Readers’ Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Inbound Logistics’ readers have dished it out. Here are the top 10 3PLs that made the cut, helping shippers roll with supply chain disruption and upheaval and providing supreme service and support in a pinch.

 

75 Green Supply Chain Partners

75 Green Supply Chain Partners

Inbound Logistics editors recognize 75 logistics and supply chain companies for their green initiatives and notable sustainability efforts in facilitating environment-first supply chains.

Top 100 Truckers 2021

Top 100 Truckers 2021

Selected by Inbound Logistics editors, the annual Top 100 Truckers list honors responsive and innovative carriers and serves as a comprehensive guide for shippers seeking reliable and cost-effective partnerships.

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Our annual directory highlights the trusted third-party logistics providers that won’t let you fall, no matter what your supply chain challenges.

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

These short-listed 3PLs have earned the trust and votes of our audience. Learn more about the 3PLs that secured a spot on this list and why they’re the go-to provider for IL readers.

75 Green Supply Chain Partners

75 Green Supply Chain Partners

IL editors select 75 companies going above and beyond to prioritize green initiatives and help global supply chains become more sustainable.

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Inbound Logistics editors choose the 100 leading vendors that can help you accelerate your supply chain.

Top 100 Truckers 2020

Top 100 Truckers 2020

Selected by Inbound Logistics editors, the annual Top 100 Truckers list spotlights carriers that drive shippers in the right direction.

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Our annual directory shines a light on the best and brightest 3PL service providers.

April 2020

April 2020

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From building supply chain efficiency through blockchain and rebuilding processes amidst the coronavirus pandemic, this edition takes on impactful technologies and strategies. What’s more, IL’s original research on the logistics IT market keeps you on top of tech trends, while the 2020 Top 100 Logistics IT Providers points you to the services and solutions to tackle your technology pain points.

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Inbound Logistics editors choose the 100 logistics and supply chain technology providers offering solutions designed to meet business managers’ supply chain challenges.

2019 Top 100 Truckers

2019 Top 100 Truckers

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

July 2019

July 2019

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Inbound Logistics’ annual 3PL edition delivers the actionable, how-to information you need to forge long-lasting, beneficial supply chain partnerships. This edition spotlights three shipper-provider team-ups that set the stage for success, reveals the Top 100 Third-Party Logistics Providers that IL editors deem the best of the best, and honors the reader-voted Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards winners. We also get behind the wheel of the aftermarket auto parts supply chain and the logistics driving the Indy 500. Download now for content that helps you optimize your supply chain.

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Our annual directory showcases the logistics service providers that are one step ahead of the rest.

2019 Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

2019 Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

The Inbound Logistics audience has stamped it license-plate official: These top-tier third-party logistics providers deserve accolades and the distinction of being a Top 10 3PL.

June 2019

June 2019

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Is it possible to manage a supply chain that both enhances your company’s economic growth and meets its sustainability goals? This edition highlights several companies that have mastered balancing profitability and sustainability, as well as 75 supply chain partners that walk the walk when helping shippers meet sustainability goals. You’ll also find an in-depth look at how to turn logistics challenges into opportunities, some innovative approaches to reusable packaging, and how managing the complexities of the baby products supply chain is no child’s play.

April 2019

April 2019

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This edition helps you see your way to supply chain visibility–a must-have for matching supply to demand. And for e-tailers charting their next e-venture, this edition details the steps to get them closer to their e-commerce endgame. What’s more, IL’s original research on the logistics IT market gives you clarity on technology trends, while the 2019 Top 100 Logistics IT Providers list points you to the services and solutions to address your technology needs.

September 2018

September 2018

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This special trucking edition helps shippers navigate the record truckload capacity shortage with tips for finding the right truck at the right time for the right price. Insights from our exclusive trucking market research survey keep you on top of important trends, and IL’s annual Top 100 Truckers list features the partners who can meet your shipping needs – from first mile to last mile and everything in between. When it comes to in-depth industry news, analysis and trends, cost-cutting and productivity-boosting tips, and decision support, the truck stops here. Also: WMS Buyer’s Guide 2018.

2018 Top 100 Truckers

2018 Top 100 Truckers

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

July 2018

July 2018

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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

June 2018

June 2018

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How can you get your supply chain to satisfy your company’s economic growth and environmental sustainability goals? This edition reveals how to balance “profits vs. plants” and lists 75 supply chain partners that walk the walk when helping shippers meet sustainability goals. You’ll also find an in-depth look at how mentoring helps nurture the next generation of supply chain talent, why “parts is parts” when tackling military logistics, and how supply chain partners are helping the booming chemicals sector meet demand.

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers and Market Research Survey

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers and Market Research Survey

Inbound Logistics surveys the logistics technology market to discover the latest trends and determine which providers are pioneers in their field. Use this handy guide to zero in on the latest and greatest offerings from leading IT providers.

September 2017

September 2017

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This special trucking issue delivers the goods, from revealing the results of our exclusive trucking market research survey and transportation sourcing strategies that will rev your supply chain to spotlighting top 100 truckers that can meet your shipping needs – from first mile to last mile and everything in between. When it comes to in-depth industry analysis and trends, actionable cost-cutting and productivity-boosting tips, and decision support, the truck stops here. Also: Top 6 Factors for Selecting and Implementing a WMS.

Top 100 Truckers

Top 100 Truckers

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

July 2017

July 2017

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For companies that are plotting a different course or looking for ways to build supply chain operations that enable growth, partnering with a 3PL is just the ticket. This issue highlights providers that offer exemplary support and explores supply chain strategies and trends, from plug-and-play solutions to direct-to-consumer tactics, that will play pivotal roles in years to come. Also: Spilling the Beans on the Coffee Supply Chain.

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Our annual directory spotlights logistics service providers that are ahead of the game while detailing the many services and solutions these companies provide.

June 2017

June 2017

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Nurturing a green, sustainable supply chain benefits the environment and your bottom line. This issue provides 19 tried-and-true tactics—from engaging senior management to analyzing your transportation network and warehouse design—to get you greener. It also recognizes 75 top green supply chain partners that walk the walk when it comes to supply chain sustainability. From making the business case for a lean and green supply chain to tackling the challenges of chemical logistics and global supply chains, this edition sets you on a path to growth.

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers and Market Research Survey

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers and Market Research Survey

Inbound Logistics surveys the logistics technology market to discover the latest trends and determine which providers are pioneers in their field. Use this handy guide to zero in on the latest and greatest offerings from leading IT providers.

April 2017

April 2017

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Innovative technology continues to transform your logistics and supply chain operations. This issue helps you connect the dots by revealing how forces such as the Internet of Things are streamlining supply chains. IL’s original research on the logistics IT market keeps you abreast of trends, while the 2017 list of Top 100 Logistics IT Providers points you to the services and solutions to solve all your technology pain points.

November 2016

November 2016

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From exploring how shippers are using expedited delivery more strategically to profiling the top 10 U.S. cargo airports, this issue offers top-flight takeaways. With special features on the latest trends in airfreight forwarding, and a handy guide to airfreight forwarding partners and their offerings, this edition will help your supply chain take off. Also: Site Selection Assistance From Coast to Coast

September 2016

September 2016

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From sure-fire ways to cut trucking costs to the results of our exclusive market research survey to spotlighting top 100 truckers that can meet your shipping needs, this issue delivers the goods. When it comes to in-depth industry analysis and trends, actionable cost-cutting tips, and decision support, the truck stops here. Also: Logistics Hot Spots: Nine That Shine.

Top 100 Truckers

Top 100 Truckers

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

July 2016

July 2016

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Forming and sustaining a great 3PL partnership is a lot like getting a tattoo. Making a deal can be a big commitment, and mistakes can be costly. This issue reveals how shippers can build indelible relationships with their providers and explores some complex supply chains, from the ice cream cold chain to healthcare logistics. Also: 6 Technologies Guaranteed to Disrupt Your Supply Chain.

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Our annual directory celebrates logistics service providers that are ahead of the game while detailing the many services and solutions these companies provide.

Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

3PLs have the tools, people, knowledge, and experience to help supply chains run more efficiently. Which 3PLs did our readers vote the best of the best?

June 2016

June 2016

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Supply chain sustainability is taking root as shippers embrace technology and best practices that minimize their environmental impact. This issue reveals how companies are getting lean and green, and showcases supply chain partners that innovate to help their shipper customers get their green on. Also: 10 Greenest Ports in America.

April 2016

April 2016

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Logistics technology is bridging shippers’ transition from manual methods to data-driven, automated operations. This issue celebrates the leading logistics IT providers and explores the gamut-spanning services and technology expertise 3PLs bring to the table. Also: How supply chain modeling is helping companies predict the outcome of business decisions, and the ABCs of supply chain compliance.

January 2016

January 2016

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While most of us are sleeping, shipments are moving 24/7 to keep supply in sync with demand. This issue highlights transportation and logistics companies that ensure your shipments don’t miss a beat. Also in this issue: IoT in the supply chain, small box strategies, warehouse automation innovations, and the science behind site selection.

October 2015

October 2015

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When it comes to intermodal transportation, the three C’s are king: connectivity, communication, and collaboration. In this issue, find out how to put the three C’s to work for you and ensure a seamless supply chain. Also: top 10 U.S. container ports, 2015 Shipping Lines Directory, great logistics sites, and more.

September 2015

September 2015

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How well is your carrier working for you? In this issue, you’ll learn how metrics offer insight into carrier performance and benchmarks for improvement goals. Did your core carriers make our annual Top 100 Truckers list? Find out here, as well as an exclusive market research report on trucking industry trends and challenges. Also: the best warehouse upgrades, guide to the leading WMS providers, a special report on freight payment and audit solutions, and so much more.

Top 100 Truckers

Top 100 Truckers

Our annual trucking directory helps shippers find the motor carriers rev’d up and ready to meet their needs.

July 2015

July 2015

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Our annual 3PL issue offers valuable resources: a directory of top 3PL providers, original market research, Readers’ Choice 3PL Excellence Awards, and insight on how 3PLs are evolving. Also in this issue: project logistics, supply chain security, veteran hiring programs, 10 trends in cold chain, and more.

Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

3PLs have the tools, people, knowledge, and experience to help supply chains run more efficiently. Which 3PLs did our readers vote the best of the best?

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Our annual directory celebrates logistics service providers that are at the top of their game while detailing the broad array of services and solutions these companies provide.

June 2015

June 2015

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From reducing carbon footprints to minimizing transportation routes, greening the supply chain is an essential part of many companies’ strategic plans. This issue shows you how to get lean and green and reduce waste, cut costs, and improve profit margins with sustainable business practices. Also in this issue: 75 green supply chain partners, the top universities for supply chain technology education, chemical logistics, and more.

April 2015

April 2015

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Technology is a key component of any successful supply chain. Some companies manage IT in house while others leverage solutions offered by 3PL providers. This issue shows you how to tap into technology to drive your operations forward. Also in this issue: the top 100 logistics IT providers, chain of custody in the pharma supply chain, collaborative distribution, and more.

September 2014

September 2014

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Our annual trucking issue delivers the total package: original market research, carrier benchmarking best practices, transportation management strategies, and our Top 100 Truckers directory. Also in this issue: freight audit and payment services, mobile communications in the warehouse, WMS Buyer’s Guide, and more.

Top 100 Truckers

Top 100 Truckers

Browse our annual list of leading truckers to find new partners or evaluate current transportation provider offerings.

Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

A successful shipper-3PL partnership is an engineering marvel, worthy of celebration. Our readers voted for the 3PLs that keep their supply chain operations running smoothly.

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Our annual directory of leading logistics service providers highlights companies that serve shippers with comprehensive transportation and logistics offerings.

July 2014

July 2014

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Our annual 3PL issue delivers a wealth of third-party logistics insights: a directory of top 3PL providers, original market research, Readers’ Choice 3PL Excellence Awards, and in-depth case studies of shipper-3PL relationships at their best. Also in this issue: Walmart’s inbound transportation strategy, veteran hiring programs, the oil and gas supply chain, and more.

June 2014

June 2014

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Streamline and clean up your supply chain by applying Lean tools and processes, and partnering with outstanding green supply chain, logistics, and transportation providers. Also in this issue: landing a job in logistics, chemical supply chain, and Latin America logistics.

2014 Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

2014 Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers can equip you with the tools to meet your company’s unique supply chain challenges.

April 2014

April 2014

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Learn how to leverage big data, explore our annual logistics IT research survey to uncover the latest trends powering the supply chain, and meet the Top 100 logistics technology leaders. Also in this issue: shipment monitoring technology, refrigerated warehousing, and high-value cargo logistics.

Whos Who in Airfreight Forwarding 2013

Whos Who in Airfreight Forwarding 2013

Inbound Logistics’ annual guide spotlights the airfreight partners that help shippers gear up for takeoff.

Trucking Perspectives 2013

Trucking Perspectives 2013

This annual market insight survey explores trucking trends and challenges.

Top 100 Truckers 2013

Top 100 Truckers 2013

Inbound Logistics’ annual trucking directory helps you find truckers that deliver transportation excellence.

Top 100 3PL

Top 100 3PL

Our annual directory of leading logistics service providers connects you with companies delivering a spectrum of transportation and logistics capabilities to match shipper demands.

Reader’s Choice Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Reader’s Choice Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Inbound Logistics readers voted for the 3PLs that best support their supply chain superiority.

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Inbound Logistics’ exclusive market research reveals the latest technology trends and spotlights 100 solutions providers that are breaking new ground and leading the market.

Who’s Who in Airfreight Forwarding

Who’s Who in Airfreight Forwarding

Inbound Logistics’ annual guide helps shippers find airfreight partners that will help them soar.

Trucking Perspectives 2012

Trucking Perspectives 2012

This annual market insight survey provides an in-depth look at trends and challenges facing the trucking sector.

Top 100 Truckers 2012

Top 100 Truckers 2012

Inbound Logistics’ annual trucking directory helps you find truckers that deliver transportation excellence.

3PL Perspectives 2012

3PL Perspectives 2012

Inbound Logistics’ annual market insight report demonstrates how 3PLs and shippers are banding together to confront existing challenges and capitalize on new opportunities.

Top 100 3PL Providers 2012

Top 100 3PL Providers 2012

Our annual directory of leading logistics service providers connects you with companies delivering a spectrum of transportation and logistics capabilities to match shipper demands.

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Shippers that collaborate with 3PL providers can forge partnerships that elevate both businesses. Our readers report which 3PLs help them take their supply chain to the next level.

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Inbound Logistics’ exclusive research on logistics technology trends and our picks for this year’s leading logistics IT vendors help you get the most from your IT spend.

Top 100 Motor Carriers 2011

Top 100 Motor Carriers 2011

Inbound Logistics’ annual motor carrier directory offers a starting point for considering new partners or evaluating current ones.

3PL Perspectives 2011

3PL Perspectives 2011

This year’s annual market insight report offers a comparative analysis of how the dynamic duo of logistics service providers and shippers faced supply chain challenges during the past year, and how they are standing strong as they enter a new period of economic uncertainty.

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Our annual directory of leading logistics service providers reveals the power players that excel at delivering a spectrum of transportation and logistics capabilities to match unique shipper demands.

Readers’ Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Readers’ Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

No matter how insurmountable the obstacles, these supply chain heroes make it through. Our readers report which third-party logistics providers they count on to help conquer their logistics challenges.

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers 2011

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers 2011

Inbound Logistics‘ exclusive research on logistics technology trends and our picks for this year’s leading logistics IT vendors help you get the most from your IT spend.

Exclusive Research: Trucking Perspectives 2010

Exclusive Research: Trucking Perspectives 2010

Inbound Logistics’ annual motor carrier survey provides an in-depth look at the trucking sector, addressing growth areas and obstacles.

Top 100 Motor Carriers

Top 100 Motor Carriers

Our in-depth motor carriers Who’s Who provides a snapshot of the trucking industry’s leading players. This quick-reference chart of their services and capabilities gives you the facts you need when looking for new partners or evaluating current ones.

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Enlisting a partner to help face supply chain challenges makes it easier to shoulder the burden, and our readers are abundantly grateful to the 3PLs that stand with them through thick and thin. Our annual Readers’ Choice Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards give readers a voice to celebrate their service providers.

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Our annual directory of leading logistics service providers offers a detailed snapshot of companies IL editors consider best-suited to meet your evolving transportation and logistics needs.

Exclusive Research: 3PL Perspectives 2010

Exclusive Research: 3PL Perspectives 2010

Inbound Logistics’ annual 3PL Perspectives research report couples shipper and 3PL insights to illustrate the rapidly changing dynamics of the outsourcing industry.

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

The wealth of information technology solutions, and market pressures to rationalize technology spend, require even greater due diligence vetting solutions. Inbound Logistics’ annual Top 100 Logistics IT Providers is a good place to begin this process.

Top 100 Motor Carriers

Top 100 Motor Carriers

Spotting best-of-breed trucking parnters that can meet your unique challenges and take your business down new roads of innovation and efficiency requires a great deal of due diligence. Want a shortcut? The Top 100 Motor Carriers directory helps put your cargo in the right hands and your company in the driver’s seat.

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Here are 100 3PLs that offer the diverse operational capabilities and experience to meet readers’ needs. A full capabilities chart provides all the information you need to find a 3PL that best meets your logistics outsourcing challenges.

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Which 3PLs do the best job handling your logistics needs? We asked and readers responded, with more than 6,000 votes. See which 3PLs readers single out as market leaders.

3PL Perspectives

3PL Perspectives

Inbound Logistics offers exclusive research on the third-party logistics segment. The 3PL Market Insight Survey analyzes empirical data to identify market drivers shaping global outsourcing trends.

Top 100 Logistics IT Companies

Top 100 Logistics IT Companies

IL editors winnowed this year’s crop of technology providers from more than 300 applicants, using questionnaires, online research, and interviews to validate our picks. The Top 100 Logistics IT Companies presents a drill-down focus of the technology partners that can help your enterprise reach its current and future goals.

IT Perspectives

IT Perspectives

Inbound Logistics solicited input from a diverse pool of 300 technology providers to gain perspective on the current logistics IT market. Statistical data, emerging trends, and anecdotal observations will shed new light on your technology investments and applications.

Exclusive Research: Trucking Perspectives 2008

Exclusive Research: Trucking Perspectives 2008

The annual Motor Freight Market Insight Survey provides an in-depth look at the trucking sector. Motor carriers and Inbound Logistics readers address growth areas and obstacles.

Top 100 Motor Carriers

Top 100 Motor Carriers

Shift gears, slow down, and take account of 100 motor freight carriers paving the road to innovation and change within the trucking industry.

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

Which 3PLs do the best job handling your logistics needs? We asked and readers responded , with more than 5,100 votes. See which 3PLs readers single out as market leaders.

3PL Perspectives

3PL Perspectives

Inbound Logistics offers exclusive research on the third-party logistics segment. The 3PL Market Insight Survey analyzes empirical data to identify market drivers shaping global outsourcing trends.

Top 100 3PL Providers

Top 100 3PL Providers

Here are 100 3PLs that offer the diverse operational capabilities and experience to meet readers’ needs. A full capabilities chart provides all the information you need to find a 3PL that best meets your logistics outsourcing challenges.

Top 100 Logistics IT Companies 2008

Top 100 Logistics IT Companies 2008

Our annual comparison chart of the top technology companies is now available as a downloadable PDF with live web and e-mail links. In addition to the Top 100 Logistics IT Companies chart, this exclusive download includes "IT Perspectives"—the results of our Logistics IT Market Insight Survey.