The Shippers Group takes safety very seriously. It is one of our core values and a primary focus of our associates 365 days of the year. June is National Safety Month and during this month we are reinforcing the health and safety of our associates as our top priority. We are implementing a series of required training and re-training sessions for all operational workers. Each week associates participate in required training modules focused on:
Inbound Logistics has named The Shippers Group as one of the top 75 leading company shippers can turn to when seeking green supply chain management partners, noting “Long term prospects for green operations are driven by younger consumers who are more willing to pay a premium for sustainable products. That trend makes the business case for green supply chains more solid than ever.”
The Shippers Group has opened another brand new distribution center in Richmond, Virginia. This brings the number of new DC openings to two in 2019, and adds a second TSG distribution site in the great state of Virginia. With a total of 11 DCs nationwide, the addition of 437,000 square feet of space raises the total square footage of The Shippers Group to just over 5 million square feet.
We would like to congratulate all the 2018 associates of the month. Their dedication to their jobs, team approach to work and team spirit are what make them Excellent!
Associates in Jonesboro, GA helped Debbie Morris celebrate as she retires from TSG after 43 years of dedicated and faithful service to the company. Debbie has been instrumental to the success of the operations at the Georgia facility. Her selfless hard work is an example for everyone to follow.