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Kurt Wenzel Named General Manager at Wintergreen Facility

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Mar 12, 2019

The Shippers Group is happy to announce another promotion from within the company of Kurt Wenzel to General Manager of their Wintergreen location in Hutchins, TX. Kurt has worked for The Shippers Group for almost 7 years and has worked in warehousing and logistics industry for 28 years. Starting as a forklift driver while in school, Kurt has worked in almost every position as a warehouse operator from pulling orders to unloading and loading trailers, spotting trailers, etc. Upon completion of his degree in Business Administration, Kurt officially began his career in warehousing as a forklift driver and worked his way up the supervisory ranks to General Manager of multi-client high-volume facilities. 

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Topics: Insider, Warehousing, News Room, Community

Growth Leads to Promotions at The Shippers Group

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Feb 18, 2019

2019 is ringing in strong with the addition of new facilities within The Shippers Group’s nationwide network of contract and multi-client distribution operations. As a result of this growth, TSG is happy to announce the creation of new positions and opportunities to promote from within the company. With the start-up of a new distribution center in Richmond, Virginia scheduled for the second quarter, The Shippers Group announces Mike Mora is promoted to Director of Bissell Operations. 

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Topics: Insider, Community

Is a Public Warehouse Right For You?

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jan 17, 2019

If I’m a manufacturer or a distributor, how am I going to affordably store and distribute my goods to consumers? I need a warehouse facility that is capable of managing my inventory and shipping orders for on-time delivery to my customers. But do I want to invest in buildings, systems and hire employees to perform this function or do I want to let someone else do it for me? My main business is to distribute the most popular gadgets that improve the daily lives of my customers, and I want to be able to invest in enhancements to my gadgets that will keep my customers loyal to my company. What do I do?

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Topics: Insider, Warehousing

General Concepts of Consumer Goods Warehousing

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jan 15, 2019

Manufacturers need a place to store the goods they produce and distribute. Many elect to use a third party warehousing company to perform the service. It is these warehousing operations that are key to achieving customer service and inventory control with the main role of the warehouse to store goods until they are needed to meet consumer demand. 

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Topics: Insider, Warehousing

TSG is Turning Up the Heat in 2019!

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jan 7, 2019

2018 was a remarkable year at The Shippers Group! Our top blog posts in 2018 had people wanting to know...

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Topics: Insider, Accolades & Awards, Community