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DHL has announced it has been designated by Gartner, the world's leading information technology research and advisory company, as a 'Leader' in its May 2018 ‘Magic Quadrant for Third-Party Logistics, Worldwide’.
The third-party logistics giant was the furthest in the 'Leaders' quadrant for vision and execution.
Gartner evaluated 15 third-party logistics providers and positioned them along the Magic Quadrant's two axes ‘completeness of vision’ and ‘ability to execute’.
There are four quadrants of 'Leaders', 'Challengers', 'Visionaries' and 'Niche Players'.
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Katja Busch, Chief Commercial Officer DHL and Head of DHL Customer Solutions & Innovation, said: “At DHL we are able to accommodate a wide range of needs, from general logistics services to highly specialized vertical industry capabilities.
“We are particularly proud of the recognition of our trend research and innovation efforts.
“We are, for example, actively investing in the future of the Supply Chain 4.0 in order to drive this development forward.
“With our structured research approach, we are constantly working to identify areas of application for new technologies, where we can create real added value for our customers.”