3PL Warehousing, Distribution Services Trending Up In 2011

Distribution fulfillment providers like TeamDCA.com, specializing in warehouse distribution management, warehousing logistics and public warehouses, seeing increases in demand

Sep 28, 2011, 16:08 ET from TeamDCA

HAYWARD, Calif., Sept. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the recent report by Grubb & Ellis, third-party logistics (3PL) service providers comprised the most active segment of the warehouse logistics  market in the first quarter of 2011, absorbing 32.7 million square feet of capacity – largely in the top six U.S. logistics markets—Inland Empire 11.2 million sq ft; Dallas 4.5 million ; Atlanta 4.0 million; Chicago 2.6 million, Northern New Jersey 2.6 million; and Central Pennsylvania at 2.2 million square feet—represent 85 percent of net absorption in the market.

The news is music to ears of TeamDCA, which provides warehousing solutionswarehouse distribution managementpublic warehouses, transportation and distribution fulfillment management. For those looking for warehouse services and warehousing logistics solutions, TeamDCA is the leading network of providers of warehouse distribution management and public warehouses, with member companies in every one of the strengthening, major metropolitan areas noted.

"For businesses today, strategy, timing of logistics and supply chain management are paramount.  TeamDCA's warehousing philosophy centers on three key areas; ethical business standards, quality service and responsiveness to requirements," said Mike Holland, TeamDCA President.

"You'll find within the TeamDCA network, an individually owned and operated warehousing company in each of 16 major metropolitan areas across the United States, enabling retailers and manufacturers a professional source solution for logistics and warehousing needs.  For three decades, TeamDCA has been perfecting the art of warehousing and logistics services, and setting new standards for excellence in the warehouse services industry," said DCA founder Jere Van Puffelen.

With the growing emphasis on time value of money, the logistics and warehousing industry is seeing noticeably sharp increases in demand for third party logistics services.

About TeamDCA

For 30 years, Distribution Centers of America (DCA) has been recognized for service excellence throughout its national network of member companies, together comprising 27+ million square feet of warehouse space. Individually owned and operated, each member of TeamDCA is a leader in their regional market, providing value-added warehousing and third party logistics services responsive to the needs of global companies and committed to customer success in that region. TeamDCA provides a thorough and careful approach to warehouse distribution  management and warehousing logistics.  For more information visit http://www.teamdca.com.

Michele Carroll