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Fourth Party Logistics Provider

A Fourth Party Logistics Provider (4PL, sometimes also referred to as an LLP or Lead Logistics Provider) is a type of supply chain services company which adds additional services compared to a 3PL. A 4PL will take over all the management of a company’s supply chain process (including acting as point of contact for customers), and will usually offer strategic level supply chain expertise as well as capacity to manage, monitor, and improve operations.