Edge Logistics is named one of Food Logistics' Top 3PL & Cold Storage Provider for 2022. This award recognizes the innovators in the transportation and logistics industry that have collaborated on all facets of their operations to achieve full visibility, complete forecasting, end-to-end leverage and the ultimate in sustainability.
CHICAGO , Aug. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Edge Logistics announces its win of a Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers award by Food Logistics, the only publication that covers the global cold food supply chain. The prestigious award recognizes third-party logistics and cold storage leaders in the food and beverage industry.
Marina Mayer, Editor-in-Chief of Food Logistics and Supply & Demand Chain Executive, stated, "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." She continued about the award winners, "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 sustainability. Now is the time to honor and celebrate those companies making magic happen behind the frontlines."
The Food Logistics Top 3PL & Cold Storage Provider award is only awarded to providers meeting strict criteria. Edge was awarded as a top 3PL and cold storage provider due to industry-leading performance in transportation and logistics services, warehousing and distribution capabilities, and technology investments and utilization.
Edge Logistics President Will Kerr said about the award, "We are honored to be a Food Logistics award winner and in such a prestigious company. It is validation that our investments in technology, capacity, and outstanding employees have resulted in best-in-class cold food logistics. Our team is committed to innovation and efficiency to serve our industry partners best and have proven themselves during an exceptionally challenging period for global supply chains."
The award comes during what has been a busy year for Edge Logistics with the move to a new Chicago headquarters, the addition of a new office in Phoenix, and significant growth in headcount. Egge received recognition on Crain's Fastest 50 growing companies for the fourth consecutive year, landed on the Inc 5000 fastest-growing companies for the fifth straight year, and was named a 2022 "Top Food Chain Technology" by Food Chain Digest.
Stated Will Kerr, Stated Will Kerr, "I am fortunate to be in the company of a dedicated team that provides world-class service resulting in our continued success and growth. They make Edge Logistics a best-in-class company."
The recipients of this year's award are profiled in Food Logistics August 2022 print issue and online. Visit Food Logistics to learn about the award recipients and other Food Logistics awards.
About Edge Logistics
Since 2014, Edge Logistics has provided freight technology solutions for its customers and carriers across the United States. This family-owned and managed business quickly became a resource for individuals, small businesses, and major carriers. Edge has the distinction of landing in the INC 5000 fastest-growing companies list four years in a row.
Edge Logistics makes business easier for its customers by offering state-of-the-art resources and tools, unmatched customer service, and affordable prices. The company and its network of select carriers create the optimum transportation plan to meet each customer's specific needs. With its CAPACITY platform and app, Edge Logistics is driving the industry forward, finding innovative solutions for the US best shippers and best truckload carriers. Visit http://www.edgelogistics.com.
About Food Logistics
Food Logistics reaches more than 26,000 supply chain executives in the global food and beverage industries, including executives in the food sector (growers, producers, manufacturers, wholesalers, and grocers) and the logistics section (transportation, warehousing, distribution, software, and technology) who share a mutual interest in the operations and business aspects of the global cold food supply chain. Food Logistics and sister publication Supply & Demand Chain Executive are also home to L.I.N.K. and L.I.N.K. Educate podcast channels, L.I.N.K. Live, SCN Summit, SupplyChainLearningCenter.com, and more. Go to http://www.FoodLogistics.com to learn more.
Pamela Nebiu, Edge Logistics, 1 3124872374, [email protected]
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