ELIZABETH, NJ – August 19, 2020 – 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, announced today it has been named to Inbound Logistics’ Top 100 Third-Party Logistics Provider list and Food Logistics’ Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list for 2020. This is the 6th consecutive year for which the company was included on Food Logistics’ list.
“These awards are great honors for East Coast Warehouse, especially as we continue to find new ways to grow and thrive amidst the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic,” said East Coast Warehouse CEO Jamie Overley. “From our full suite of solutions to our Safe Quality Food-certification, to our flexible business model, East Coast Warehouse has thoroughly demonstrated its leadership status throughout the industry, as these awards indicate.”
To formulate its list, Inbound Logistics takes into account the importance of outsourced supply chain, logistics and transportation solutions, and an increased interest in how third-party logistics providers can help improve service, manage costs, and hone execution.
“When a pandemic disrupts transportation, boosts e-commerce distribution and fulfillment requirements, and affects supply chain operations in a myriad of ways, it’s 3PLs to the rescue,” said Felecia Stratton, Editor of Inbound Logistics. “Recognizing that East Coast Warehouse provides solutions to help companies meet today’s complex business challenges and more, Inbound Logistics editors chose the company as a 2020 Top 100 3PL Provider.”
Inbound Logistics’ annual Top 100 Third-Party Logistics Provider list serves as a qualitative assessment of service providers they feel are best equipped to meet and surpass their audience’s evolving outsourcing needs. Each year, Inbound Logistics editors select the best logistics solutions providers by carefully evaluating submitted information, conducting personal interviews and online research, and comparing that data to their audience’s burgeoning global supply chain and logistics challenges. This year, editors selected the Top 100 3PLs from a pool of more than 300 companies. Inbound Logistics’ Top 100 Third-Party Logistics Provider list will appear in the July 2020 issue of the magazine and online.
The Food Logistics list serves as a resource guide of third-party logistics and cold storage providers whose products and services are critical for companies in the global food and beverage supply chain. Food Logistics’ Top 3PL & Cold Storage Provider list will appear in the August 2020 issue of the magazine and online.
About East Coast Warehouse & Distribution
For more than 60 years, East Coast Warehouse & Distribution has served as a preeminent 4PL leader, offering integrated temperature-controlled logistics services to food and beverage importers. Its state-of-the-art, 49 million cubic square foot facility strategically located in an overweight zone on the Port of New York/New Jersey and in Philadelphia, expedited U.S. Customs and Border Protection Exam Services, transportation capabilities and value-added services offers clients a 4PL end-to-end solution that is sophisticated and seamless. For more information, please visit www.ecwd.staging.wpengine.com.