Why is 3PL Becoming An Important Role in Businesses?

by Michael Kotendzhi | Logistics

Vancouver, British Columbia holds the top strongest consumer markets in Canada. It is safe to say that whichever category the business falls in, there is always a logistics aspect to the daily operation if manufactured goods are supplied to customers. Although transportation is a part of every business, it does not necessarily become inconsequential, unless the company is in the supply chain industry.

But, there will be a time to realize the logistic part is taking too much effort and energy off the team.  That is a sign to seek a 3PL partner (third-party logistics) to outsourcing the logistics part of the operation, so you can focus on the most important component which is the nature of the business.

A 3PL partner is doing all the transportation for your business. It usually involves transportation, trucking, and warehousing. From the businesses’ ends to customers’ ends, it can all arranged by a 3PL partner. To an extensive range of services, the partner can also take care of port services and distributions.

The biggest advantages for the businesses seeking the possibilities of a 3PL partner are to save time, energy, and cost.  Moreover, outsourcing the logistics helps to focus on the elements to provide better qualities and expanding the business.
18 Wheels Logistics is the number one logistics stop for you. We are looking to become your partner in logisticstransportationwarehousing, and copacking. Call us 604-439-8938 today and connect to one of our talented team members. 

Michael Kotendzhi is President of Operations & Transportation and a partner at 18 Wheels. Michael has over 15 years of experience and is equipped with a degree in Logistics from the University of British Columbia Sauder School of Business. As well as a background in logistics from XPO Logistics (formally Kelron Logistics), North America's largest contract warehousing provider.

Michael's experience includes supply chain management, reverse logistics, & domestic transportation. He has developed 18 Wheels' trucking solutions, effectively utilizing the sister company's vehicle fleet and building a transportation supply-chain network across North America.