Process, Distribution & Logistics Consulting

Process, Distribution & Logistics Consulting

Overview

The 7,300 process, distribution, and logistics consulting services providers in the US include a broad range of specialties, including manufacturing operations improvement; productivity improvement; production planning and control; quality assurance and quality control; inventory management; distribution networks; warehouse use, operations, and utilization; transportation and shipment of goods and materials; and materials management and handling. Firms may offer multiple services or specialize in a particular area.

Dependence on Skilled Labor

Despite a dependence on technology, the process, logistics, and supply chain consulting industry remains labor-intensive and reliant on skilled workers.

Freight Tonnage Projected to Grow

Economic and population growth are projected to drive freight tonnage and industry revenue over the next decade.