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“We have built a large part of our business from wordof-mouth referrals.” -Laura Shorette, founder and president SHIPPING& PORTS // Time Logistics specializes in consolidating and distributing insert materials and direct mail promotions for many national accounts. > T I M E LO G I S T I C S I N C . has three distinct divisions: retail, time- Time Keepers sensitive direct mail, and the newest mem- FREIGHT MANAGEMENT COMPANY TIME LOGISTICS UNDERSTANDS ITS CLIENTS’ NEEDS FOR ON-TIME DELIVERY SERVICE, EVERY TIME, ALL THE TIME. ber of the company’s business group, general commodities. Service Lines In the retail division, TLI has clients such as Aldi and Rooms to Go. The company recently faced the challenge of keeping up with the “Black Friday” deadlines estab- BY M A RTA J I M É N E Z - LU T T E R our clients because we understand that lished by one of the biggest retailers in the As founder and president of her own we are dealing with their livelihood.” country, Walmart, for which it does na- company, Time Logistics Inc. (TLI), Located in Columbia, Tenn., TLI handles tional distribution. “They did an event on Laura Shorette understands how crucial the consolidation and distribution of insert it is for business owners to meet shipping materials and direct mail promotions for a -----------------------------------------------[ P R O F I L E ] deadlines, so she has made it the corner- number of national accounts. TLI has Time Logistics Inc. stone of her freight management com- grown and evolved over the years since pany to satisfy her clients’ needs for Shorette founded the company in 2001, Headquarters: Columbia, Tenn. punctuality, every time, all the time. “We along with her first employee and now Vice Employees: 45 do more than A to B,” Shorette explains. President of Operations, Scott Coble. The Specialty: Freight management “We do everything in between to satisfy freight management and logistics company -------------------------------------------------------------- 76 TLIMAGAZINE.COM WINTER 2013 http://www.TLIMAGAZINE.COM

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Transportation & Logistics International - Winter 2013
Hurricane Sandy
Intermodal Rail
Near Shoring
Steel Bridges
Porsche Cars North America Inc.
TDS Transport
Aspen Equipment Co.
Consumers Energy
Mountain Valley Express Co. Inc.
Supreme Group
Miller Felpax Corp.
Rio Grande Pacific Corp.
TNT Sales
Usher Transport Inc.
Triad Transport Inc.
Traylor Bros. Inc.
Fusion Logistics
GulfMark Energy Inc.
Mode Transportation
Oregon International Port of Coos Bay
Trailways Inc.
Time Logistics Inc.
Verizon Communications Inc.
Sears Holding Corp.
Perry Ellis International Inc.
Tennessee Commercial Warehouse
J&P Hall Express
Pacific Air Cargo
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Transportation & Logistics International - Winter 2013