A B H I IMPACT INTERNATIONAL FREIGHT BROKER L.L.C. Offers to its client's 3PL services to manage their various functions in supply chain so that the principal can focus on core competencies and better manage and utilize company assets and resources and optimize inventory and personnel.
Third Party Logistics (3PL)
A third-party logistics (3PL) firm is an external supplier that performs all or part of the company's logistics functions. The definition encompasses providers of services such as transportation, warehousing, distribution and so on.
The use of third party logistics providers has grown dramatically over the last several years and has increasingly become an effective way to reduce costs and spread risks for traditional, vertically integrated firms.
The economic advantages of using 3PL suppliers are
As customers grow accustomed to using the services of a 3PL provider for certain activities such as transportation and warehousing, they become better candidates for a broader range of service offerings, or value-added services.
Examples of value-added services provided by 3PL providers are