The 3PL Market and a Forthcoming Identity Crisis

| November 14, 2016

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Those who think trucks, trains, ships and planes define the 3PL market may be in for a surprise. Marketing myopia may have been defined more than 50 years ago, but it still ails many a logistics organisation. Third party logistics providers that consider their activity to be rooted in traditional transport and the physical carriage of goods may go the way of the American railroads, which failed to see how aircraft and the private motor car would so drastically affect their transportation market and rob them of so much of their market share. Confusing the need with the means has been the undoing of many companies. The 3PL sector has at least three levels of change to consider and a possible makeover, sooner than some may think.

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Global Shipping & Logistics LLC (GSL)

Global Shipping & Logistics (GSL), Dubai is a leading logistics provider within the UAE offering controlled warehouse infrastructure, temperature ranges from -25° Celsius to Ambient and Project cargo storage. A member of the Al Shirawi Group, GSL has been active in the freight service provider sector in Dubai since it's incorporation in 1975. GSL offers customers a range of freight management and local warehouse & distribution solutions in addition to 3PL and 4PL services.

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