ORTEC White paper - 7 opportunities for Logistic Service Providers
Seven opportunities for Logistic Service Providers to improve transportation efficiency and serviceWith volatile fuel prices, low margins and capacity constraints, Logistic Service Providers are “hard pressed” to drive down costs while maintaining good customer service levels. Additionally, the freight and volume characteristics are changing rapidly due to the e-commerce boom: smaller, and a higher density and service level. To complicate matters, regulations are getting more stringent and fewer drivers are entering the market, making staffing a challenge. And, at last, the political and economic situation in the world is lacking stability, meaning also that the projected volume growth is not guaranteed.