IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services announced today that it was singled out as the only Visionary Third-Party Logistics business in Gartner’s recent industry report: 2019 Magic Quadrant for Third-Party Logistics, North America. Gartner’s highly-anticipated biannual report evaluates third-party logistics providers conducting significant business in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services first appeared in the Magic Quadrant four years ago and over time has continued to demonstrate its commitment to developing innovative solutions for its customers across a range of industries.
The report highlights Ingram Micro’s vast North American footprint, as well as strengths that include:
- Ingram Micro’s ability to reach 93% of the U.S. population within two days via ground transportation;
- The company’s specialized B2B and B2C commerce solutions; and
- Ingram Micro’s inventory and order management, order fulfillment, reverse logistics and value-added supply chain services, including complex repair and refurbish capabilities.
“Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services is honored to once again be recognized by Gartner in this influential Third-Party Logistics report, moving up to the Visionary Quadrant for 2019,” said Glen Sutton, senior vice president, Americas. “Innovating, influencing the industry and anticipating our customers' needs are among our top priorities in providing a true end-to-end circular supply chain and a superior customer experience.”
According to Gartner, “Visionaries display process, technological or business model innovation, and are influencing […] the direction of the logistics industry.†” Through its focus on serving the evolving needs of the retail and technology industries via full lifecycle solutions that include forecasting, Planning as a Service or demand planning, distributed order management, reverse-logistics, repair and refurbishment, Ingram Micro enables customers to compete successfully in an increasingly complex omnichannel environment.
About Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services
Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services provides supply chain solutions that connect supply and demand. From cross-border fulfillment to dropship and returns management, IT asset disposition, re-marketing, distribution and more, our solutions drive growth across the commerce, technology and mobility markets.
We proudly serve customers ranging from fast-growing brands to Global 2000 enterprises, and are dedicated to facilitating their success through our global warehousing network, world-class technology, strategic partnerships and decades of expertise in the logistics, mobility and IT asset disposition (ITAD) industries. Learn more at www.ingrammicroservices.com.
About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro helps businesses Realize the Promise of Technology™. It delivers a full spectrum of global technology and supply chain services to businesses around the world. Deep expertise in technology solutions, mobility, cloud and supply chain solutions enables its business partners to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve. Unrivaled agility, deep market insights and the trust and dependability that come from decades of proven relationships all set Ingram Micro apart and ahead. Find more at www.ingrammicro.com.
† Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Third-Party Logistics, North America. Published 8 May 2019. Analysts: Greg Aimi, Courtney Rogerson.