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Successful Benchmarking with IARW Productivity & Benchmarking Report

Benchmarking can be a useful tool to ensure that a company is achieving high performance standards within the industry. Companies interested in benchmarking must develop a thorough strategy that identifies the most important metrics to measure and involves the entire logistics team. The IARW Productivity and Benchmarking Report provides members an online platform for benchmarking in the temperature-controlled logistics industry. Through the online tool, members can benchmark against hundreds of key performance indicators provided by other survey participants. Continue reading

Cultivate your Benchmarking Practices

IARW has been collecting and compiling data to help temperature-controlled 3PL’s evaluate their operations and performance since 2001. The most recent version of the IARW Productivity and Benchmarking was released recently, featuring over 400 data points of benchmarking data. To assist members in understanding and maximizing usage of the benchmarking tool, IARW will host a webinar, complimentary to members, on Tuesday, Feb. 3 at 2 p.m. EST. The webinar will feature highlights from the executive summary, as well as a discussion on the rationale behind using a new online platform for data collection and individualized reporting features. To explore the new benchmarking tool to its fullest, members are encouraged to sign up for the webinar. More

Receive Exclusive Access to Benchmarking Data by Participating in IARW Report

IARW warehouse members can receive unlimited, exclusives access to important peer benchmarking data by participating in the 2014 IARW Productivity and Benchmarking Report. The report offers over 400 quantitative and qualitative metrics of key performance indicators in the areas of finance, operations, and employee wages. IARW warehouse members are highly encouraged to sign up by emailing benchmark@nullgcca.org and submit data by July 31 to be included in the 2014 report. Participating members will receive a free summary report download in addition to open access to the data. More