Adherence to SQF Requirements Crucial to Supply Chain Integrity

October 16, 2017 – FoodLogistics.com – While federal requirements do not mandate compliance with SQF guidelines, certification in this area sends a signal to manufacturers that logistics providers are adhering to the highest standards by which food is stored, handled and transported. CEO Jamie Overley discusses why the repercussions of failure to comply with SQF can be felt throughout the supply chain.

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East Coast Warehouse Receives FDA Recertification as a Safe Quality Food 4PL

ELIZABETH, NJ – October 5, 2017 – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a leading temperature-controlled logistics provider for the food and beverage industry, today announced it has once again completed a rigorous accreditation process to be recertified as a Safe Quality Food (SQF) 4PL from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This designation helps East Coast Warehouse maintain its position at the forefront of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) mandate, as less than 20 percent of all food-grade warehouses in the U.S. have this particular certification.

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NY-NJ port considers options after chassis pool collapse

October 3, 2017 – Journal of Commerce – As mega-ships increasingly call the Port of New York and New Jersey, the top East Coast gateway is picking through the options on how to ensure the smooth delivery and pickup of chassis after a seemingly done deal to create a chassis pool collapsed in July. East Coast Warehouse CEO Jamie Overley spoke with the Journal of Commerce’s Hugh Morley.

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Production Decline Leads to Fears of Reefer Box Shortage

September 19, 2017 – JOC.com  A shortfall in refrigerated container production has sparked fears that there could soon be a serious cold box shortage, speakers at JOC’s Container Trade Europe Conference in Hamburg sad Tuesday. East Coast Warehouse CEO Jamie Overley spoke with Hugh Morley of the Journal of Commerce about what he’s seeing on the Port of New York and New Jersey.

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Executive Moves

September 8, 2017 – American Shipper  East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a temperature-controlled logistics provider located at the Port of New York & New Jersey and in Philadelphia, named Rafael Varela senior director of warehouse operations.

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East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, Elizabeth, N.J.

September 8, 2017 – Refrigerated & Frozen Foods – Former Amazon manager and U.S. Army Captain Rafael Varela was appointed senior director of warehouse operations, responsible for warehouse operations on both Elizabeth and Jersey City, N.J., campuses, as well as the company’s co-pack, inventory, safety and quality teams.

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East Coast Warehouse & Distribution Names Former Amazon Manager & US Army Captain, Rafael Varela, Senior Director of Warehouse Operations

September 5, 2017 – Global Cold Chain Alliance Blog – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution has named former Amazon Manager and US Army Captain, Rafael Varela, Senior Director of Warehouse Operations. In this role, Rafael will have responsibility for warehouse operations on both New Jersey campuses in Elizabeth and Jersey City, as well as the company’s co-pack, inventory, safety and quality teams.

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East Coast Warehouse & Distribution Names Former Amazon Manager & US Army Captain, Rafael Varela, Senior Director of Warehouse Operations

ELIZABETH, NJSeptember 5, 2017 – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a leading temperature-controlled logistics provider located on the Port of New York/New Jersey and in Philadelphia, has named former Amazon Manager and US Army Captain, Rafael Varela, Senior Director of Warehouse Operations. In this role, Rafael will have responsibility for warehouse operations on both New Jersey campuses in Elizabeth and Jersey City, as well as the company’s co-pack, inventory, safety and quality teams.

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East Coast Warehouse & Distribution Names Rafael Varela Senior Director of Warehouse Operations

September 5, 2017 – DC Velocity – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution has named former Amazon Manager and US Army Captain, Rafael Varela, Senior Director of Warehouse Operations. In this role, Rafael will have responsibility for warehouse operations on both New Jersey campuses in Elizabeth and Jersey City, as well as the company’s co-pack, inventory, safety and quality teams.

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