Refining the Philadelphia Advantage

May 28, 2018 – Journal of Commerce – From fruits to vegetables and meat to cocoa beans, when it comes to feeding the nation’s heartland and population centers, Philadelphia has long been the preferred port for perishables. The Philadelphia port, however, is working hard to become a world-class multiport, with new service, marketing and infrastructure initiatives. ECW CEO Jamie Overley discusses these capital improvements and what they mean for PhilaPort with the JOC’s John Powers.

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Reinventing Your Warehouse or DC

May 17, 2018 – Inbound Logistics – Warehouse improvements in layout and organization, docking, picking and receiving, fulfillment, and packaging can boost your bottom line and improve customer satisfaction. East Coast Warehouse CEO Jamie Overley spoke with Karen Kroll of Inbound Logistics about how to boost warehouse efficiencies.

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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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