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2018 - An Unprecedented Year in the 3PL Warehousing Industry

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Nov 9, 2018

Several factors have contributed to increased demand for 3PL warehousing services in 2018. Providers of these services are overall experiencing double digit growth. Three events stand out as having the most significant impact:

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Topics: Warehousing, eCommerce, Transportation, 4PL

The Shippers Group Customer Experience

Posted by Rob Doyle on Jun 26, 2018

In his 18 months of leadership as The Shippers Group President, Rob Doyle has introduced several changes focusing on initiatives that are meant to improve the overall customer experience. Attention is in the areas of procedures, training, internal auditing and continuous improvement as we look to perfect our processes to ensure a high level of quality in our service offerings. At The Shippers Group, we know consumers’ satisfaction with our customers’ products is a direct outcome of our ability to provide the ultimate supply chain experience for our customers. The Shippers Group helps our customers achieve on-time and accurate deliveries to consumers in the markets served by our customers.

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Topics: Warehousing, eCommerce, Transportation, 4PL

The Shippers Group Reports Strong Growth In 2018

Posted by Rob Doyle on Jun 15, 2018

Focused on quality, procedures and process improvements, The Shippers Group is experiencing strong performance in 2018. In his 18 months of leadership as President, Rob Doyle has introduced several changes centered on initiatives that improve the overall customer experience while increasing revenue and profit for the company. "While we rely on our strong heritage of integrity and hard work as a family owned company, today we are moving The Shippers Group to become an even more proficient supply chain partner," says Rob Doyle.

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Topics: Warehousing, Technology, Packaging, eCommerce, Transportation, 4PL

Inbound Logistics Magazine Features The Shippers Group's Expertise

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jun 5, 2018

The Shippers Group President Rob Doyle was recently featured in the excerpt from “Georgia: Pathways to Progress” in Inbound Logistics magazine. On expansion in Georgia, Doyle explains, "The state is booming. Demand for warehouse space has surged in recent months. We've seen a significant increase in demand for our packaging and e-commerce services. We are stepping up every functional area within our company through process improvements, training, and talent acquisition to provide warehousing, packaging, and e-commerce solutions and exceptional service."  

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Topics: Technology, News Room, Transportation, Accolades & Awards

Austell Welcomes General Manager Donavon Smith

Posted by Robin Siekerman on May 23, 2018

Having the leadership and operational expertise to successfully manage The Shippers Group’s Gretna, Virginia facility as their General Manager for the past three years, Donavon Smith has accepted the role of General Manager of The Shippers Group in Austell, Georgia. Donavon brings more than 25 years of experience and leadership in distribution operations. In his new role, Donavon oversees 540,000 square feet of multi-client space and 85 employees serving food and CPG customers. Daily he directs the team in receiving, storage, shipping and value add services such as fulfillment and packaging

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Topics: Warehousing, Packaging, Transportation