Leading 3PL and Investment Executives Come Together to Discuss the Future of Third-Party Logistics, Building Competitive Advantage, and Creating Greater Value

Milwaukee, WI., February 22, 2018 – On October 16-18, Armstrong & Associates is hosting the sixth annual 3PL Value Creation Summit in Chicago, Illinois. The 3PL Value Creation Summit is a distinct strategic event where C-level 3PL executives, investment community leaders, and technology innovators gather to assess the future 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 3PL Value Creation Summit takes an unparalleled deep-dive into the operational and financial aspects of the global 3PL industry. The summit will analyze the most important industry trends (such as value-added services, recent mergers and acquisitions, e-commerce, and innovative technologies and automation) in an interactive and fully engaged way.

The 3PL Value Creation Summit offers up a strong platform for executives to network, learn, and exchange business knowledge and experience. It is your chance to position your company to be a provider of cutting-edge solutions which enhance your customers’ supply chain flexibility and agility, while boosting bottom lines.

Comments from past attendees:

 “This is definitely a Who’s Who within the world of transportation and logistics.  Very informative and insightful. Interesting to hear comments from other leaders that are thinking about similar issues and trends.”

“This was a very well organized and informative conference.”

“The conference was a strong gathering of industry executives in an informal setting for the sharing of ideas.”

The 3PL Value Creation Summit will be held October 16-18, 2018 at the Embassy Suites Downtown – Magnificent Mile in Chicago, Illinois. If you would like to become a speaker or sponsor at the event, or for more information about the event, please contact cheri@3plogistics.com. For further event details or to register, please visit http://www.3plogistics.com/event/3pl-value-creation-chicago18/.


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 46,000 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 Dick@3PLogistics.com.
Cheri Grabowski at +1-414-545-3838, or email Cheri@3PLogistics.com.

Armstrong & Associates, Inc.
10401 West Lincoln Avenue, Suite 207
Milwaukee, WI 53227 USA
Phone: +1-414-545-3838 Fax: +1-414-545-3906
Website: www.3PLogistics.com