Determine Successful Initiatives for Competitive Advantage, Operational Achievement, and Customer Satisfaction at the 3PL Value Creation North America Summit 2018

Milwaukee, WI., September 5, 2018 –On October 16-18th, Armstrong & Associates is hosting the sixth annual 3PL Value Creation North America Summit in Chicago, Illinois. This year’s event analyzes the most important third-party logistics industry trends (such as recent mergers and acquisitions, e-commerce logistics, innovative technologies and automation) in an interactive and fully engaged way. Network with industry experts and peers that successfully navigate the unique daily complexities of the 3PL industry and learn ways to build robust 2019 strategic initiatives and thrive in a demanding market.

The 3PL Value Creation North America Summit is a distinct strategic event where C-level 3PL executives, investment community leaders, and technology innovators gather to assess the future outlook of the third-party logistics market and explore strategies for value creation to forge competitive advantage. Through a combination of insightful executive panels, market intelligence, and thought leadership, the event takes an unparalleled deep-dive into the operational and financial aspects of the global 3PL industry.

The 3PL Value Creation North America Summit 2018 features a prodigious line up of participants from C.H. Robinson, DACHSER, GEODIS, CJ Logistics, Coyote Logistics, JUSDA Supply Chain Management, Radial (a bpost company), Echo Global Logistics, GlobalTranz Enterprises, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Transportation Intermediaries Association, and more. Sponsors include Parade, Ramco, project44, 3Gtms, Colliers International, Fetch Robotics, Harris Williams, Nulogy, One Network Enterprises, PINC, GT Nexus/Infor, NLB Services, Magnate Worldwide, Lanetix, Wells Fargo, and Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc.

The 3PL Value Creation North America Summit will be held October 16-18th, 2018 at the Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile in Chicago, Illinois. For further event details or to register, please visit


Armstrong & Associates, Inc. (A&A) was established in 1980 to meet the needs of a newly deregulated domestic transportation market. Since then, through its leading Third-Party Logistics (3PL) market research and history of helping companies outsource logistics functions, A&A has become an internationally recognized key resource for 3PL market information and consulting.

A&A’s mission is to have leading proprietary supply chain knowledge and market research not available anywhere else. As proof of our continued work in supporting our mission, A&A’s 3PL market research is frequently cited in media articles, publications, and securities filings by publicly traded 3PLs. In addition, A&A’s email newsletter currently has over 62,000 subscribers globally.

A&A’s market research complements its consulting activities by providing continually updated data for analysis. Based upon its unsurpassed knowledge of the 3PL market and the operations of leading 3PLs, A&A has provided strategic planning consulting services to over 30 3PLs, supported 19 closed investment transactions, and provided advice to numerous companies looking to benchmark existing 3PL operations or outsource logistics functions.

For more information, please contact:
Dick Armstrong at +1-608-268-5860, or email
Cheri Grabowski at +1-414-545-3838, or email

Armstrong & Associates, Inc.
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Milwaukee, WI 53227 USA
Phone: +1-414-545-3838 Fax: +1-414-545-3906