DB Schenker recognized as 2016 3PL leader

Gartner, Inc. recognizes company for "completeness of vision"

September 19, 2016
by PurchasingB2B Staff

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Research firm Gartner, Inc. has recognized DB Schenker as a leader in the logistics industry. In a report entitled Gartner Magic Quadrant for Global Third-Party Logistics Providers (3PL), Worldwide, DB Schenker was positioned the highest for ability to execute in the leaders quadrant.

“We owe our placement as a leader in the field of innovation to our strong cooperation with customers and science institutes,” said DB Schenker CIO and chief digital officer Markus Sontheimer. “Together we are accelerating the digital transformation of the logistics processes and working on innovative solutions that prepare us to face the competition of the future.”

Gartner produces independent research and market analysis reports, used by companies and government agencies worldwide. Gartner evaluated global 3PL providers, based on those companies’ capabilities of “ability to execute” and “completeness of vision”.