Executive Briefings

Best Practices in Outsourcing Logistics

After making a number of acquisitions in recent years, Rexam's plastics division was faced with increasing its internal department that deals with transportation or outsourcing everything to a third-party logistics provider, says Scott Vrablik, the company's vice president, supply chain Americas. It was decided that a 3PL would provide much greater efficiency, control, data accuracy and cost savings. [Run Time (Min.): 6:09]

After making a number of acquisitions in recent years, Rexam's plastics division was faced with increasing its internal department that deals with transportation or outsourcing everything to a third-party logistics provider, says Scott Vrablik, the company's vice president, supply chain Americas. It was decided that a 3PL would provide much greater efficiency, control, data accuracy and cost savings. [Run Time (Min.): 6:09]