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Impact of Economic Trends on Warehousing & Distribution

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jul 11, 2019

The Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics has published the Georgia Logistics Market Snapshot. The report summarizes a variety of key economic trends both nationally and in the state of Georgia. Shippers are feeling the pinch of higher distribution costs resulting from raising rental rates, low vacancy rates, and higher wages. With consumer confidence still up along with personal income, demand for goods is high. The Shippers Group is committed to improving storage efficiency within our facilities along with productivity enhancements to help mitigate the impact to our customers. 

For an insightful and detailed look, click here to read the Georgia Logistics Market Snapshot in full.

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Topics: Warehousing, News Room, Community

TSG Circle of Excellence

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jun 6, 2019

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!

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Topics: Warehousing, Accolades & Awards, Community

May 21st is Supply Chain Professionals Appreciation Day

Posted by Robin Siekerman on May 21, 2019

The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals has chosen May 21st to recognize professionals in the Supply Chain Industry. CSCMP is the world’s premier supply chain management association dedicated to connecting, developing and educating logistics and supply chain management professionals through out their careers. The Shippers Group is a proud member of CSCMP and is happy to honor everyone involved in the supply chain industry.

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Topics: News Room, 4PL, Community

The Shippers Group Opens Newest Distribution Facility in Dallas, TX

Posted by Robin Siekerman on May 20, 2019

It’s been a busy month at The Shippers Group in Dallas, TX. After almost 30 years at the Forney Road warehouse and corporate offices, The Shippers Group has moved. The move to a brand new 560,000 sf distribution facility which is now home to TSG’s Corporate Headquarters creates a campus environment alongside the existing Wintergreen Road facility in Hutchins, Texas. Located at 1015 W. Wintergreen Road, the new corporate offices and food grade distribution facility is rail served and includes cooler space.  

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Topics: Insider, Warehousing, Community

Jorge “Shorty” Cervantes is Named Associate of The Year

Posted by Robin Siekerman on May 16, 2019

Jorge Cervantes is just a few months shy of his 40th anniversary at The Shippers Group, and recently he was named Associate of the Year! He works on several accounts within our Wintergreen facility as a loader, receiver and order picker. Better known in the warehouse as “Shorty”, he was chosen as Associate of the Year because he takes great pride in his work. He works productively with a great attitude and consistently does a quality job. 

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Topics: Warehousing, Community