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HR Manager, Michelle Belcher Welcomed by The Shippers Group in GA

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Sep 27, 2019

Michelle Belcher brings over 20 years of HR experience to TSG in her role as Human Resources Manager.  She began her HR career in the area of recruiting and has since worked in most areas of the Human Resources field to include Employment Law and Regulatory Compliance (Federal & Multi-State), Safety Training and Program Development, Benefits and Payroll Administration, Performance Evaluations, Management Coaching, Worker’s Compensation, Employee Relations and Retention, Investigations, Policy Implementation and Training, DOT Regulations, and more.

Her career and experience in Human Resources has primarily been in the Warehousing and Distribution industries.  Prior to joining TSG, Michelle spent 11 years with Georgia Crown Distributing Company and she was with Distribution Services of Atlanta/Amware Logistics prior to that for over 8 years. 

In her role as HR Manager at TSG, Michelle will be supporting our GA, VA, IL and CA locations. She will be working one-on-one with employees and supervisors/managers to ensure that all sites operate in a way that is best for the company and our associates (our GREATEST ASSET)!

Michelle is passionate about employee engagement and enjoys helping employees identify their own strengths, and have an understanding of how important their contributions are in working toward the company’s and their own successes.   

“Although I have a lot of experience under my belt, every day presents new challenges and new opportunities to learn.  No day is ever the same in HR!," shared Michelle. "At the end of the day, if I can say that I’ve done the “right thing” for my company AND for the employees, I’ve had a successful day.”

“In the short period of time that I have been with TSG, I have been able to observe some of our managers in action," Michelle continued. "As much as we would like to have every day be a piece of cake, that simply isn’t realistic. Some situations will require tough decisions to be made and tough conversations to be had - and that’s ok.  By continuing to handle these situations as I have seen them handled and continuing to follow the “golden rule” when dealing with all employees, we will all be successful!”

On the weekends, Michelle enjoys spending time with family and friends, shopping, eating, attending outdoor festivals/events and binge-watching her favorite shows. 


The Shippers Group is a leading national third-party logistics company headquartered in Dallas, Texas with distribution facilities in Texas, Georgia, California, Illinois and Virginia totaling 11 locations and 5 million square feet of space. In addition to warehousing and transportation services, the company provides contract packaging and e-commerce fulfillment to the food, consumer goods and automotive industries. The Shippers Group was founded in 1901 and today employs over 1200 associates nationwide. For more information on The Shippers Group, visit our services page.

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The Shippers Group Named to Food Logistics' 2019 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers List

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Sep 16, 2019

Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named The Shippers Group to its 2019 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list. The Shippers Group is a leading national 3PL company servicing the food and CPG industries. 

“We are extremely proud to be recognized as one of the elite third-party logistics providers to the food industry," shared Rob Doyle, President of The Shippers Group.  "Our commitment to food safety and supply chain efficiency for food companies is our business and is based on fundamental core values of integrity, innovation, excellence and safety.”

The Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list serves as a resource guide of third-party logistics and cold storage providers whose products and services are critical for companies in the global food and beverage supply chain.

“The complexities of the global food supply chain are forging a more collaborative relationship between leading 3PLs, cold storage providers and their customers. Improved customer care, tighter integration between systems, and more value-added services are among the results,” remarks Lara L. Sowinski, editorial director, Food Logistics and Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “Companies that earned a spot on Food Logistics’ 2019 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list exemplify how collaboration combined with the latest technologies can create a winning formula for profitability and supporting food/beverage customers’ goals.”

This year’s Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list will appear in the August 2019 issue of Food Logistics, as well as online at www.foodlogistics.com.


Food Logistics is published by AC Business Media, a business-to-business media company that provides targeted content and comprehensive, integrated advertising and promotion opportunities for some of the world’s most recognized B2B brands. Its diverse portfolio serves the construction, logistics, supply chain and other industries with print, digital and custom products, events and social media.

The Shippers Group is a leading national third-party logistics company headquartered in Dallas, Texas with distribution facilities in Texas, Georgia, California, Illinois and Virginia totaling 11 locations and 5 million square feet of space. In addition to warehousing and transportation services, the company provides contract packaging and e-commerce fulfillment to the food, consumer goods and automotive industries. The Shippers Group was founded in 1901 and today employs over 1200 associates nationwide.

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Topics: Warehousing, News Room, Accolades & Awards

Happy Driver Appreciation Week from TSG!

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Sep 13, 2019

It’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week and The Shippers Group gives thanks for drivers! But it's not just about the drivers who serve TSG; it is also a time to honor all professional truck drivers. Hard-working and committed drivers help keep our economy moving. It’s a demanding job and one that often requires time away from the family. Thank you drivers for your sacrifice and dedication!

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Topics: News Room, Transportation, Core Values, Traditions

Employee Spotlight: Anthony Ebert's Impact Spans the Region

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Sep 12, 2019

From Illinois to Georgia, Anthony Ebert's hard work and dedication has positively impacted TSG's Packaging Operations since 2014.

The Shippers Group is committed to developing talent and promoting associates from within the company. Anthony started with TSG in September 2014 as Inventory Supervisor at The Shippers Group’s 1,000,000 square foot facility in Bolingbrook, IL. In February 2016, Anthony was promoted to General Manager of Packaging Operations where he successfully managed the oversight of labor and production efficiency. 

Earlier this year, Anthony was presented with the opportunity to relocate within The Shippers Group to the Jonesboro, Georgia facility. Today as General Manager of Packaging Operations in Jonesboro, Anthony is responsible for leading 300 associates who package and ship approximately 8 million cases of product per year, while at the same time managing costs to budget and exceeding service level standards. 

When asked what really stands out in his mind regarding the time he has worked at The Shippers Group Anthony replied, “I believe what sets The Shippers Group apart is that we do not simply have a boss, or a Manager, we truly have mentors. Through the Emerging Leaders Program I have seen personal growth that has directly impacted our successes in Bolingbrook, IL and Jonesboro, GA. It is easy to see why The Shippers Group continues to grow with leaders in place that develop and mentor from within.” 

In Anthony’s free time he enjoys playing multiple competitive sports with his family as well as his wife of 6 years Patti-Ann. When he is not playing sports, Anthony likes nothing more than to enjoy time outdoors fishing, camping and swimming in his pool with his family and his two little girls ages 3 and 4 years old.                                                               

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Topics: News Room, Accolades & Awards

Employee Spotlight: Eliza Willis

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Sep 9, 2019

Eliza Willis is possibly one of the most appreciated associates at The Shippers Group because she is responsible for making sure that all other TSG associates are paid on-time and correctly. Eliza is our Payroll Administrator and she is celebrating her 5th anniversary at TSG.                                                                        

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Topics: News Room, Accolades & Awards