A Beginner’s Guide to Choosing a Logistics Provider

March 11, 2019 – SupplyChainBrain – From sourcing to delivery, the last leg in a product’s journey can ultimately determine its success. This article, which outlines the key criteria in determining which logistics provider is right for you, is part two in a three-part series authored by ECW CEO Jamie Overley for SupplyChainBrain.

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East Coast Warehouse & Distribution Names Ted Nelson Chief Information Officer

ELIZABETH, NJFebruary 5, 2019 – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a leading temperature-controlled logistics provider to the food and beverage industry located on the Port of New York/New Jersey and in Philadelphia, has named Ted Nelson Chief Information Officer (CIO). A high-performance, transformational leader, Ted brings more than 20 years of technology experience in the logistics industry to both ECW and its executive team.

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Conserving the Environment – and the Supply Chain

December 10, 2018 – Supply & Demand Chain Executive –This year’s recipients of Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s Green Supply Chain Award have made it their goal to eliminate the term from their vocabulary, focusing on ways to reuse  or recycle items in their supply chain. Each company  proves its commitment to sustainability by creating  solutions that not only improve the environment, but also its bottom line.

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East Coast Warehouse & Distribution Receives 2018 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award

ELIZABETH, NJDecember 10, 2018 – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a leading temperature-controlled logistics provider located on the Port of New York/New Jersey and in Philadelphia, today announced it has received the Green Supply Chain Award for 2018 from Supply & Demand Chain Executive for the third time. The company has been recognized for its continued sustainability initiatives, which have resulted in the production of more than 748,000 kWHr of clean, renewable energy; a reduction in more than 3.6 million pounds of carbon dioxide, more than 29,000 pounds of sulfur dioxide and 13,000 pounds of nitrogen from the atmosphere; and the recycling of more than 2.3 million pounds of cardboard and 288,000 pounds of plastic stretch wrap, among other things.

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Commentary: Good Question

September 2018 – Inbound Logistics – East Coast Warehouse CEO Jamie Overley weighs in to the Inbound Logistics question, “To address the truck driver shortage, should we lower the minimum driver age to 18?”

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Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers 2018

August 16, 2018 – Food Logistics – There is no denying the crucial role third-party logistics (3PLs) and cold storage providers play in the global food supply chain, which increasingly includes temp-controlled products. Food Logistics’ annual Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers features those who are doing their part to ensure an integrated and safe global food supply chain. East Coast Warehouse is proud to be included on the list for the 4th straight year.

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