PwC's Transportation & Logistics practice provides assurance, tax and advisory services for 93% of the transportation & logistics (T&L) companies listed in the Fortune 500, serving nearly 300 public and private T&L freight, shipping and transport logistics companies, ports and airlines around the world.
Central to the successful delivery of our services is an in-depth understanding of today's industry challenges, from changing export controls and supply chain risks to current sustainability and fleet management practices.
|A strong signal
Increasingly, customers are bringing sophisticated personal electronic devices on board aircraft and carriers are finding themselves in a race to respond. In-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) is fraught with risks and opportunities. As airlines increase their investments in IFEC, three primary areas of consideration stand out.. This article, published in the August/September edition of the International Air Transport Association's Technology Supplement, discusses each of these areas and potential impacts for the industry.
|Shale energy: A potential game-changer - Implications for the US transportation & logistics industry
Transportation and logistics (T&L) companies in the US are being impacted by the shale energy revolution. The T&L industry is essential to the movement of people and equipment to the shale fields, and the transportation of shale oil and gas from the fields to processing plants. This paper highlights the implications of shale energy for different segments of the T&L industry.
|Intersections: Q3 2013 transportation and logistics industry mergers and acquisitions analysis
Intersections is a quarterly analysis of global merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the transportation and logistics industry. Each edition includes a review of overall deal activity for the quarter and year-to-date and a summary of large deals.
|Assessing tax: 2013 tax rate benchmarking for transportation and logistics companies
PwC is pleased to release its 2013 Assessing tax benchmarking study for transportation and logistics (T&L) companies with valuable data and insight into the tax function for more than 50 transportation & logistics companies.
|Experience Radar: Lessons learned from the Airline industry
Airline customers have raised their expectations around seating packages, staff interactions, priority treatment, requiring airlines to think more like retailers and less like a mode of transportation amid rising operating costs. PwC’s Experience Radar can help point the way to value–and profits–by uniquely identifying ways to better serve the ever-changing demands of air passengers.
|Tax technology: Creating a strategic asset
How do manufacturing companies use technology in their tax functions? PwC and the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI) surveyed more than 100 companies to uncover leading practices and challenges in applying technology to the tax function.
|Advancing aviation: 2013 global MRO supply chain benchmarking study
How have airlines reduced maintenance costs while delivering higher levels of service? Where do the gaps exist in their MRO supply chains? PwC's 2013 global MRO supply chain benchmarking study provides insights into these questions and more.