The Truth About Supply Chain Costs from a Logistics Perspective

March 15, 2019 – SupplyChainBrain – Manufacturers and producers around the globe view the U.S. as a source of demand for the products they manufacture. This view, while appealing from a sales standpoint, requires a thorough understanding of supply-chain logistics and costs associated with making products in one country and importing and selling them in another. This article, the third in a three part series authored by ECW CEO Jamie Overley, outlines what you need to know about supply chain costs.

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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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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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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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APM Terminals Enhancing Fluidity with New Refrigerated Peel-off Pile

August 15, 2018 – Journal of Commerce – APM Terminals is adding a refrigerated container option to its peel-off pile program at the Port of New York and New Jersey that the terminal said can cut trucker turn times in half and help with space limitations. East Coast Warehouse CEO Jamie Overley spoke with Hugh Morley about how the program has helped increase productivity at the port.

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