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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 Celebrates Associates at Core Values Celebrations

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jul 9, 2019

Associates at The Shippers Group enjoyed a company-wide celebration in recognition of their hard work based on TSG’s Core Values. Associates work hard and have time and again demonstrated the desire to do their best every day. Their work ethic translates into a culture built upon values derived from a 118 year history of doing everything possible to provide the service that TSG customers expect and deserve.

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Topics: Warehousing, News Room, Accolades & Awards

Associates' Safety is Our #1 Priority

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jun 27, 2019

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:

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Topics: Warehousing, News Room, Safety, Core Values

The Shippers Group Among the 75 Leading Green Companies

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jun 27, 2019

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.” 

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Topics: Warehousing, News Room, Accolades & Awards

Debbie Morris Retires After 43 Years at The Shippers Group

Posted by Robin Siekerman on May 31, 2019

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. 

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Topics: Warehousing, News Room, Accolades & Awards