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Why Atlanta is Your Solution for Warehousing and Distribution

Posted by Margaret Harvey on Oct 19, 2022

Atlanta is known for many great things: its booming economy, several major league sports teams, many attractions – like the Georgia Aquarium, Zoo, and Fox Theatre – and its 3,000 acres of park and abundant tree coverage. But did you also know Atlanta, GA is a great central location for your warehousing and distribution needs?

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Topics: Warehousing, Transportation, 3PL

The Shippers Group Attends CSCMP EDGE 2022

Posted by Margaret Harvey on Oct 5, 2022

Music City did not disappoint as a few members of our team attended the CSCMP's premier event of the year: EDGE 2022 in Nashville!

Rob Doyle, Hugh Tait, Robin Siekerman, and Maggie Harvey joined thousands of industry professionals from September 18 - 21, 2022 at CSCMP’s annual conference to connect and discover the latest innovations, new strategies, and best practices. The conference offered unparalleled content and exhibitions and is an experience like no other, with unlimited opportunities to learn from industry experts and hear dynamic speakers you cannot find anywhere else.

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Topics: Insider, Warehousing, Technology, Packaging, 3PL

The Shippers Group Adds Multi-Client Space in Lancaster, TX

Posted by Margaret Harvey on Sep 15, 2022

The Shippers Group is excited to announce that we have an additional 200,000 square feet of multi-client warehousing space in our 3PL warehousing network!

Located in southern Dallas County and part of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, the Lancaster facility is conveniently located off I-20. Constructed in 2017, the facility at 2821 Danieldale Rd. in Lancaster, Texas is also convenient to I-35, the Dallas Railyard, and to DFW and Love Field Airports.

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Topics: Warehousing, 3PL

The Shippers Group Named 2022 Food Logistics Top 3PL & Cold Storage Provider

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Sep 14, 2022

Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global cold food supply chainnamed The Shippers Group as one of the winners of the 2022 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers award, which recognizes leading third-party logistics and cold storage providers in the cold food and beverage industry.

“These past 18 months have been so challenging for U.S. supply chains. It’s the continuous bottlenecks that require fleets to re-tool and pivot accordingly. But, it's the drivers, the fleet, the warehouses and software/technologies that really keep today's supply chains in line,” says Marina Mayer, Editor-in-Chief of Food Logistics and Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “These 3PLs and cold storage providers have collaborated on all facets of their operations to achieve full visibility, complete forecasting, end-to-end leverage and the ultimate in sustainability. Now is the time to honor and celebrate those companies making magic happen behind the frontlines.” 

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Topics: Warehousing, Accolades & Awards, 3PL

3 Basic Trends that are Changing Supply Chains

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jul 13, 2022

Given the impact of the last two years on food supply chains and on our lives in general, Rethink Everything as the theme of this year’s Food Shippers of America conference was on point. Among the many changes in our lives imposed by the pandemic are three basic trends that are causing manufacturers to rethink their supply chains. Let's take a look.

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Topics: Insider, Warehousing, 3PL