East Coast Warehouse expands its Jersey City facility

December 19, 2017 – AJOT.com – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution announced it has expanded its Jersey City, NJ facility by adding 200,000 square feet of warehousing space, including the addition of a temperature-controlled and ambient area. The expansion comes in response to an increase both in customer demand and in the amount of inventory moving through both the Jersey City facility and its Port of New York/New Jersey headquarters in Elizabeth, NJ.

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East Coast Warehouse Expands its Jersey City Facility

ELIZABETH, NJ – December 18, 2017 – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a leading temperature-controlled logistics provider to the food and beverage industry, announced today it has expanded its Jersey City, NJ facility by adding 200,000 square feet of warehousing space, including the addition of a temperature-controlled and ambient area. The expansion comes in response to an increase both in customer demand and in the amount of inventory moving through both the Jersey City facility and its Port of New York/New Jersey headquarters in Elizabeth, NJ.

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East Coast Warehouse & Distribution Receives 2017 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award

ELIZABETH, NJ – December 8, 2017 – 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 2017 from Supply & Demand Chain Executive for the second time. The company has been recognized for its continued sustainability initiatives, which have resulted in the production of more than 650,000 kWHr of clean, renewable energy; a reduction in more than 3.15 million pounds of carbon dioxide, more than 25,000 pounds of sulfur dioxide and 11,000 pounds of nitrogen from the atmosphere; and the recycling of more than 2 million pounds of cardboard and 250,000 pounds of plastic stretch wrap, among other things.

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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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