TIA Releases New Shipper Resource

Resource Examines Emerging Technology Expectations of Shippers, 3PLs & Motor Carriers

APRIL 30, 2020 – ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA – Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA), the voice of third-party logistics companies, announced today the release of its newest resource for shippers – Great Expectations: Shippers, 3PLs, Carriers Tackle Emerging Technology Needs of Customers.

As part of TIA’s continuing efforts to build and foster strong relationships between TIA Members and shippers, the TIA Shipper Committee (compromised of 3PL members) and the TIA Shipper Council (compromised of shipper professionals) is proud to release this latest resource dedicated to improving the relationships between shippers, 3PLs, and motor carriers.

The Great Expectations resource is a complete examination of emerging technology expectations of shippers, 3PLs and motor carriers for conducting business. All are investing more time and resources in new technology to increase visibility, business connectivity and transparency. In the final analysis, the value of personal relationships has not diminished, even though new technologies have been entering the supply chain.

In order to continue to provide value for our members and build upon the relationships of shippers, 3PLs and motor carriers, we are delighted to release the Great Expectations resource. What types of technology and applications are needed in order to successfully build upon that relationship is key, and TIA wants to provide some insights into that question,” stated Chris Burroughs, TIA’s Vice President of Government Affairs.

To view a copy of the Great Expectations resource, please click HERE.

Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) is the professional organization of the $214 billion third-party logistics industry. TIA is the only organization exclusively representing transportation intermediaries of all disciplines doing business in domestic and international commerce. TIA is the voice of transportation intermediaries to shippers, carriers, government officials and international organizations.

TIA is the premier organization for third-party logistics professionals in North America and abroad. Membership at TIA adds value to your business and provides resources for growth.
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