fourth-party logistics

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

After third-party logistics; coined by the Accenture consulting company.

Noun[edit]

fourth-party logistics (uncountable)

  1. A logistics operation that uses third-party logistics services on behalf of its customers, rather than controlling a fleet of its own vehicles.

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]