How to find the right outsourcing partner for your logistics business
The reality is that outsourcing can be a cost-cutting tool, but it also has the potential to improve your company’s bottom line by providing strategic advantages. In fact, more businesses are turning to outsourcing for its strategic benefits than ever before.
In its recent Global Outsourcing Survey, consulting firm Deloitte found that 59 percent of firms viewed outsourcing as a cost-cutting tool. However, almost as many respondents—57 percent— said they embraced outsourcing because it enables them to focus on their core business, and 47 percent turned to outsourcing to solve capacity issues.
If you’re considering outsourcing your logistics business processes, here are some tips for finding the right partner: