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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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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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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U.S. Customs & Border Protection Extends East Coast Warehouse’s Centralized Examination Station Contract in New Jersey

ELIZABETH, NJ – March 22, 2017 – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a leading temperature-controlled logistics provider to the food and beverage industry, today announced that U.S. Customs & Border Protection has extended its Centralized Examination Station (CES) contract for another five years via its East Coast CES business. With its 14.5-acre exam and post-exam container service yard, East Coast Warehouse will continue to serve as the only comprehensive CES in New Jersey.

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U.S. Customs & Border Protection Designates East Coast Warehouse as a Centralized Examination Station for Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA – November 15, 2016 – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a leading temperature-controlled logistics provider for the food and beverage industry, today announced it has been awarded a five-year contract by U.S. Customs & Border Protection to serve as a Centralized Examination Station (CES) for the Port of Entry of the Delaware River and Bay in Philadelphia beginning November 14, 2016.

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