The Establish Davis Logistics Cost and Service Database is an ongoing annual survey that manufacturers, distributors and retailers participate in to receive a customized benchmarking report of logistics cost and service.

The Database is:

  • Free of charge

  • Confidential

  • Comparisons with companies with the same attributes

  • A good start for finding out where the areas for improvement within the logistics are

  • Easy, on-line, participation with personal help from our consultants if needed


  • Establish KPIs and target levels.

  • Learn from the best.

  • Determine where the best opportunities for improved services and lower costs are to be found.


1. Key logistics cost elements and service levels.

2. Comparison with companies with same product value, size and within the same industry.

3. A comprehensive report of the benchmark.

4. A presentation of the findings and how to interpret them.



Fill out this form

The information you share will be made anonymous.


We will take the information you provide to us and benchmark it.

Compile Report

We will compile the benchmarks into a report, which will then be presented to you.


If you have any problems, please contact us.

  • The largest database of logistics costs and services ensures the most accurate benchmark

  • Possibility to go deeper with customized benchmarks

  • Help from experienced consultants to review and use the results

Contact us for more information on our services.

Why establish?

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Proprietary software for deep and unique supply chain analytics.


Establish Davis Database of Logistics Costs and Services™

North America's longest running benchmarking database of logistics costs and services.


Establish Guidelines to Logistics Best Practices™

Tool for auditing supply chain operations.

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