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KTS Announces
Appointment
of Three Industry
Veterans
Dave Robbins, named
EVP, strategy and business
development, was recently
an EVP for Nicholas and
Company, where he led sales,
procurement, information
technology, transportation
and operations. Prior to
Nicholas, Robbins was the
EVP of corporate sales and
marketing at C.R. England,
Inc., a family owned Salt
Lake City-based international
refrigerated transportation
provider.
Steve Blake joins KTS
as the VP, inside sales and
business development. Prior
to joining KTS, Blake was the
general manager for Nicholas
and Company, overseeing the
Las Vegas Distribution Center.
Blake spent 17 years with C.R.
England working in multiple
divisions including national,
regional and dedicated.
He also led the business
development and inside sales
team.
Mary Palmer, VP, business
development, comes to KTS
from C. R. England, where
she started her career as a
regional sales director for the
Midwest and most recently
held the position of vice
president, sales, managing
the East sales force. Prior to C.
R. England, Palmer has held
various management positions
in both sales and operations
for the temperature controlled
transportation industry to
include KAT, Dick Simon
Trucking, Jim Palmer Trucking,
and R. E. Garrison.
For more information,
visit www.kts.com.

Fetch Logistics
Named Top
Green Provider

Amherst, NY - June 27, 2016
- Fetch Logistics, Inc. has
been named a 2016 Top Green
Provider by Food Logistics
magazine for the third
consecutive year.  A leading
third party logistics provider
founded in 1997, Fetch is
proud to be an EPA SmartWay
member since 2008. 
Food Logistics' annual Top
Green Providers list recognizes
companies whose products,
services, or exemplary
leadership is enhancing
sustainability within the food
and beverage industry. The list
offers logistics professionals
a guide to the providers,
manufacturers, and software
and technology companies
that have found new ways
to promote sustainability
throughout their operations
and those of their customers.
"The 2016 Top Green Providers
reached a new record high
for applicants and recipients,
confirming the importance
of sustainability in the
global food and beverage
supply chain," said Lara L.
Sowinski, editorial director,
supply chain network, at
AC Business Media. "Our
industry's continued focus on
environmental stewardship
and the role that growers,
manufacturers, logistics
companies, retailers and
others play is driving
heightened awareness and
actions aimed at reducing
greenhouse gas emissions
while simultaneously boosting
cost and energy efficiencies."
For more information, visit
www.fetchlogistics.com.

Yusen Logistics
Named Intermodal
Carrier of the Year

Yusen Logistics (Americas)
Inc., a leading third-party
logistics provider, has been
named the 2015 Intermodal
Carrier of the Year (Tier 2) by
Vantix Logistics. The award
is presented to the provider
that meets and exceeds
standards in service,
performance and capacity.
Vantix, a division of
McLane Co. Inc. and a
provider of supply chain
solutions to the food and
restaurant industries,
presented the award to
Yusen Logistics at its
Annual Intermodal Carrier
Appreciation event recently
held in
Dallas, TX.
"In the 18 months we
have been working with
Yusen Logistics, they have
consistently demonstrated a
high level of performance and
dedication to customer service
and operational excellence,"
said Charles Bostick,
director of transportation
and operations, Vantix
Logistics. "We are pleased
to recognize Yusen Logistics
for outstanding intermodal
performance in 2015."
"Receiving this award
from Vantix is a great honor
for our organization," said
Rick Underwood, director
of sales, Western Region,
Yusen Logistics, who
accepted the award on
behalf of the company's
transportation group.
"It's outstanding when a
highly-valued customer

such as Vantix recognizes
the relationship and service
that we provide. This would
not have been possible
without the hard work and
dedication of the Yusen
Logistics team."
For more information, visit
www.yusen-logistics.com.

QProducts &
Services
and TP3 Global
Enter Joint Venture
Agreement
TP3 Global and Q Products &
Services (QPS) have joined
forces to create a unique
customer service experience
in the challenging world
of temperature sensitive
product protection.
The joint venture offers
unrivaled customer service
and product access on a
truly global basis. QPS
leads the U.S. market with
their flagship patented
CargoQuilt® and PalletQuilt®
products, while TPS
manufactures Silverskin™,
Europe's best known thermal
cover and blanket brand.
Available worldwide, these
temperature protection
products support all modes
of transportation, including
over the road, air freight and
ocean shipments.
The companies have
more than 30 years of
combined industry-leading
experience with global
logistics, cold chain design
and temperature controlled
packaging. For more
information, contact: Paul
Yadron at (708) 271-9842 in
the US - www.qsales.com or
Peter Lockett at +44 (0) 789646-9109 in the UK -
www.tp3global.com

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016

President’s Letter
Meet Your Board
Mentors Make a Difference
Are You Partnered with a 3PL Yet?
Caution: Merging Traffic
Retailers Sharpen Supply Chain Visibility With Improved Technology
Parking Woes Continue
Electronic Logging Devices: Myths and Facts
Tax and Accounting Changes Will Impact Transportation Industry
Retail Trends
Positive Attitudes and Strong Relationships: Key Tools for Success
From Farm to Fork
Narrow Focus to Separate from the Pack and Increase Sales Momentum
Industry Forecast
The Internet of Things
Member Profile: C&S Wholesale Grocers
Preparing for the New Overtime Pay Rules
10 Ways to Become an Effective Manager
Culture at Work is Everything, and Everything is Culture
FSA Members
In the News…
Index of Advertisers
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - President’s Letter
Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Meet Your Board
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Mentors Make a Difference
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Are You Partnered with a 3PL Yet?
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Caution: Merging Traffic
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Retailers Sharpen Supply Chain Visibility With Improved Technology
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Parking Woes Continue
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Electronic Logging Devices: Myths and Facts
Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Tax and Accounting Changes Will Impact Transportation Industry
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Retail Trends
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - 57
Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Positive Attitudes and Strong Relationships: Key Tools for Success
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - From Farm to Fork
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Narrow Focus to Separate from the Pack and Increase Sales Momentum
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Industry Forecast
Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - The Internet of Things
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Member Profile: C&S Wholesale Grocers
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Preparing for the New Overtime Pay Rules
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - 10 Ways to Become an Effective Manager
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Culture at Work is Everything, and Everything is Culture
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - FSA Members
Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - In the News…
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Food Shippers of America - Fall/Winter 2016 - Index of Advertisers
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