Too many outsourcing efforts fail. The reasons are many and are caused either or both parties.
Real-time operations technology, speed to market and end-to-end visibility are just a few of the reasons that executives will prioritize logistics outsourcing
Outsourcing keeps businesses agile and customer-forward, but leaders may struggle with technical and cultural challenges that limit ROI. Nevertheless, companies that invest in outsourced logistics typically find that it’s worth the money, according to the survey, even if it doesn’t result in hard cost reduction.
In short, logistics outsourcing strategy should flow directly from the business strategy. And that means decision makers should consider how optimizing logistics can support overarching goals.
Successful outsourcing begins with RFP preparation and runs through governance. BB4 can work with you on any and all steps in outsourcing.