Refrigerated shipments meet cross country distribution.

Admin, January 8, 2015 07:42

Below highlights a case study on a refrigerated transportation and distribution solution.  Propak’s highly trained and talented logistics professionals developed and executed this solution for a large agriculture company. Please contact us for additional details. Challenge: A Florida agriculture company was shipping full truckloads to retail locations throughout the U.S.  The retailer changed their receiving requirements so that all products …

Propak expands further into California

Admin, January 8, 2015 07:30
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Propak, a proactive provider of leading-edge logistics, transportation and supply chain management solutions, has announced the expansion of its reverse logistics and transportation network into central California. Operations will extend into West Sacramento, CA, increasing the total number of service centers in California to five. Propak has been operating within the region since 2001 starting in Porterville, CA and Red Bluff, …

Carrier Procurement

Admin, January 8, 2015 07:22

Procuring transportation is a skill that requires continuous development. Most companies have teams that work on the execution and procurement functions of transportation. The logistics of collecting, servicing, ensuring safe and timely delivery requires multiple teams. Not by design, but all too often the everyday demands create departmental silos. These operational silos can hinder the holistic approach to supply chain …

European On-Site Integration

Admin, January 8, 2015 07:21

An interesting read regarding a collaborative effort between a European pallet pooler (LPR), their service provider (Norbert Dentressangle), and a manufacturer (Weetabix) can be found here. Much in the same line of thinking as a Reverse Logistics Center, these companies have integrated their supply chains to reduce overall movements of product thus reducing the environmental impact while saving money. The typical …

Propak Logistics joins the SmartWay Transport Partnership

Admin, January 8, 2015 06:06

Propak is proud to announce our entry into the EPA’s SmartWay Transport Partnership. We are committed to doing our part toward improving energy efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas/air pollutant emissions. As part of our partnership, we are assisting our carrier partners in making better choices for their businesses and the environment, as well as helping them get the information and …