Logistics service providers have grown significantly over the past 15 or 20 years. Many manufacturers and retailers of all types and sizes are utilizing a 3PL for some or all of the supply chain operations. Logistics service providers vary in size and skill from a “mom and pop” freight broker to large, sophisticated companies with highly developed information systems and world class resources. Is outsourcing to one or more 3PLs the right strategy for your business? This track will provide some recent research data on the latest trends in 3PL utilization. Attendees will also hear from a major shipper that has gone through the process of exploration and evaluation of 3PL services.