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Executive Committee Sets Strategic Course for The Shippers Group

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Oct 11, 2018

What started as a cotton warehouse in 1901 has evolved over the past 117 years into one of the nation’s leading 3PLs. Beginning in Dallas in the late 70's, Shippers Warehouse became well known in the southern region for providing excellent service to the grocery industry. By the early 2000’s, the company had expanded its footprint into Georgia and was serving several industries, including consumer packaging, automotive and building materials. Now known as The Shippers Group, the company provides traditional warehousing and transportation services along with a variety of value-add services for contract packaging, e-commerce fulfillment, and nationwide transportation services.

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Topics: News Room

Spotlight on Diane Villafana, VP Human Resources & Safety Compliance

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Oct 2, 2018

Diane has been working diligently in her capacity as Director of HR and Safety to be the voice of our employees and lead the charge in our efforts to provide a safe work environment for all TSG employees. She believes strongly in developing associates through focused driven training so that they can reach their full potential. It is because of her tireless dedication and advocacy for our employees that we are proud to congratulate Diane Villafana on her recent promotion to Vice President of Human Resources & Safety Compliance at The Shippers Group. 

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The Shippers Group is Rocking 2018

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Sep 25, 2018

The Shippers Group is very proud of the recognition it has received from some of the most highly respected resources in the logistics and supply chain industry. We appreciate their crediting The Shippers Group with being among the top 3PL providers in the U.S. This is possible because of the tireless dedication and determination of every TSG employee. Our employees take pride in providing the highest level of service possible to our customers. Solid customer relationships based on trust and open communication are very important to us.

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Topics: News Room, Accolades & Awards

Wilmer Earns Highest BRC Ratings 4th Consecutive Year

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Sep 19, 2018

Our Wilmer team scored the highest rating achievable, an AA rating for 2018, for the BRC Global Standards Audit for Storage and Distribution. This is a repeat of AA rating receive in 2017 at Wilmer. BRC incorporated the rating into the audit program in 2017. Prior to this, Wilmer received the highest scores from BRC in 2014-2016. Ahead of BRC, Wilmer received Superior Ratings from AIB International in 2011-2013. 

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Topics: News Room, Warehousing

LTL Savings and Service using Ship.n.$ave

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Sep 18, 2018

Ship.n.$ave is the new Less-than-Truckload shipping program of The Shippers Group. Available to all Shippers Group customer’s, Ship.n.$ave is a software platform that offers rates from multiple LTL carriers. It’s a convenient option for LTL shipping with competitive pricing and high quality service. 

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