Executive Briefings

Logistics in Today's Marketplace

Cloud computing and 3PL services are the growth engines for Ingram Micro, says Robert Gifford, the company's executive vice president for global logistics. But all businesses are affected by the growth in e-commerce, not just technology providers. Online shopping depends on a vastly changed logistics landscape. 3PLs now directly interact with their customer's customer. [Run Time (Min.): 7:28]

Cloud computing and 3PL services are the growth engines for Ingram Micro, says Robert Gifford, the company's executive vice president for global logistics. But all businesses are affected by the growth in e-commerce, not just technology providers. Online shopping depends on a vastly changed logistics landscape. 3PLs now directly interact with their customer's customer. [Run Time (Min.): 7:28]