Fedex: Raising the Bar for Third-Party Logistics

Top 10 3PL Technology Solution Companies - 2021

In the last two decades, the 3PL industry has undergone tremendous transformations. These changes are fueled by rising customer expectations, the emergence of innovative technologies, shifts in manufacturing and retail business models, growth in ecommerce businesses, which have opened new avenues for 3PL companies.

Instead of offering traditional warehousing and transportation services, 3PL companies are diversifying their services to become end-to-end logistics providers. Realizing the potential of data analytics in improving operational efficiency, more and more companies are now leveraging connected technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning. lot is also gaining prominence for 3PL companies, enabling them to track and authenticate products and shipments using GPS and other technologies. Besides, as transparency is one of the most prominent reasons for dispute between parties in the supply chain, block chain proves to be a saving grace. With a decentralized and distributed edger, the technology is helping 3PL companies to enhance transparency in the supply chain. Nonetheless, many 3PL companies are also offering integration services to break the data silos, maximizing efficiency, productivity, and profitability to a large extent.

 With such innovations, several players are venturing into the 3PL space to help supply chain companies leverage the technologies to the full. We have compiled this issue of Logistics Tech Outlook to assist companies in finding accomplished 3PL partners for a streamlined supply chain. In this edition, our editorial team has listed "Top 10 3PL Solution Providers 2021" and “Top 10 Emerging 3PL Solution Providers 2021” to highlight the companies that can drive your business growth.

We present to you Logistics Tech Outlook’s “Top 10 3PL Solution Providers - 2021”.

    Top 3PL Technology Solution Companies

  • FedEx believes that each network operates independently but collaboratively, and individual networks can be fine-tuned to deliver the best possible service to customers. With its integrated business applications through collaboratively managed operating companies, the company collectively delivers extraordinary service to customers. By connecting people with goods, services, ideas, and technologies, FedEx creates opportunities that fuel innovation, energize businesses, and lift communities to higher standards of living


  • Inxeption is a feature-rich e-commerce platform, providing the best tools and innovative blockchain technology that ensures trusted, secure, and reliable transactions. Inxeption is a sophisticated platform that rapidly increases sales, streamlines businesses, and extends products to new online channels. Inxeption helps organizations bring potential new customers to their website using the most up-to-date and advanced PPC methodologies. Inxeption helps business maintain a completely transparent window into their campaigns, who visits their website, and what works. The platform helps companies watch their orders in real-time and manage them easily


  • Logimax’s browser-based warehouse management software (WMS) solution helps businesses reduce operating costs and increase efficiency while remaining extremely user-friendly and easy to implement. Designed specifically to manage a 3PL warehouse operation, Logimax has recently been extended to also support single tenant warehouse operations within Distributors and Manufacturers. Logimax WMS also seamlessly integrates with existing systems like enterprise resource planning (ERP), internet shopping cart solutions and can be installed on-premise or in the cloud. Logimax WMS is built on an IBM platform which is highly scalable; with the ability to support an unlimited number of users and warehouse locations on a single instance of the database


  • Wolin Design Group offers comprehensive cloud-based warehouse management for 3PLs of all sizes with demanding warehouse and transportation needs. Their dynamic WMS named DaVinci system is built on a robust open API, enabling the company to integrate the dynamic software with various third-party e-commerce platforms, including Amazon, Shopify, and more. As a result, Da Vinci enables e-commerce distribution centers to handle massive order volumes effortlessly. With the dramatic rise in the demand for e-commerce distribution amidst the pandemic, Da Vinci has enabled customers to handle five to ten times their pre-pandemic order volumes


  • 3PL Central

    3PL Central

    3PL Central is a leader in cloud-based warehouse management system (WMS) solutions built to meet the unique needs of the 3PL warehousing community. Serving as the backbone of their customers' operations, their platform aims to quickly transforms paper-based, error-prone businesses into service leaders who can focus on customer satisfaction, operate more efficiently, and grow faster

  • Infor


    Infor is a global leader in business cloud software products for companies in industry specific markets. Infor builds complete industry suites in the cloud and efficiently deploys technology that puts the user experience first, leverages data science, and integrates easily into existing systems. Over 67,000 organizations worldwide rely on Infor to help overcome market disruptions and achieve business-wide digital transformation

  • Logistics Titans

    Logistics Titans

    Logistics Titans, born of two powerhouse logistics brands: CRST Specialized Transportation, the industry leader in asset-based, specialized transportation, sophisticated supply chain solutions; GlobalTranz, the fastest-growing, technology-focused 3PL. Logistics Titans brought these brands together, their respective specializations, forming a truly synergistic, innovative logistics

  • Royal 4 Systems

    Royal 4 Systems

    To guide the company’s efforts to provide responsible, ethical business behavior and manage business conduct to achieve and maintain compliance with all applicable regulations and policies for all aspects of Royal 4’s business worldwide. R4 is dedicated to improving the total condition of the supply chain. Operational excellence is mandatory andthey endeavor to insure all projects are carefully planned and faithfully executed

  • Shipalytics


    Shipalytics is a logistics solution provider that delivers on the need to improves transparency in operations by providing shippers with a self-service solution. The platform shows the shipper a simplified version of billing data and alerts them in case of any discrepancies. Shipalytics' software takes the complex parcel billing data from the shippers’ carriers and provides them with a clear visualization of that data on a weekly basis. This representation helps the shippers understand the trends and costs associated with parcel shipping lets them know when something is out of line, prompting them to take corrective action—instantly

  • Tecsys


    Tecsys is a global provider of supply chain solutions that equip the borderless enterprise for growth. Organizations thrive when they have the software, technology and expertise to drive operational greatness and deliver on their brand promise. Spanning healthcare, retail, service parts, third-party logistics, and general wholesale high-volume distribution industries, Tecsys delivers dynamic and powerful solutions for warehouse management, distribution and transportation management, supply management at point of use, retail order management, as well as complete financial management and analytics solutions