What’s the story: Global supply chains are really complicated, and for now, stressed and stormy. For businesses to thrive, they’re looking for partners with the right expertise and tools. Customers are choosing brands they trust to orchestrate their supply chain.
“Supply chains have faced one crisis after another during the pandemic with the challenges of lockdowns, constrained air freight and ocean freight,” said Philippe Gilbert, EVP, UPS Supply Chain Solutions. “The market is undergoing a digital transformation and we’ve adapted quickly to deliver what matters with advanced technology, faster deliveries and sustainable logistics.”
Moving the needle: For the fifth time, UPS Supply Chain Solutions is a Leader in the Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for third-party logistics, worldwide according to the 2022 report. Every year, Gartner publishes its report based on a ton of market research. Vendors are placed in a grid with four quadrants: Niche Players, Visionaries, Challengers or Leaders. Customers who make complex logistics decisions use the report to help choose the right partner.
Go deeper: Read more from Philippe about how to build a more resilient supply chain.
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