SOURCE: Greatwide Logistics

Greatwide Logistics

August 24, 2010 09:15 ET

Greatwide Logistics Services Named a Top 100 3PL Provider by Inbound Logistics

Editors Cite Company's Ability to Transform Customers' Supply Chains

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - August 24, 2010) -  Greatwide Logistics Services, a national provider of third-party logistics services, today announced that it has been named a Top 100 3PL Provider by Inbound Logistics. Each year, the editors of the magazine select the service providers that best offer the diverse operational capabilities and experience to meet readers' unique supply chain and logistics needs. Inbound Logistics is the leading trade magazine targeted toward business logistics and supply chain managers. 

"Recent economic times have forced companies to deal with product scalability, demand volatility, access to capacity and matching inventory more tightly to demand," said Felecia Stratton, editor, Inbound Logistics. "Experienced third-party logistics providers stepped up to the plate, and took the lead in offering suggestions and helping to transform their customers' enterprises. Greatwide qualifies as an Inbound Logistics 2010 Top 100 3PL Provider because it has shown consistent results in helping customers navigate stormy economic times."

"It's Greatwide's mission to provide the breadth of logistics services and expertise that our customers need to overcome challenges today and well into the future," said John Simone, president and chief operating officer, Greatwide Logistics Services. "The editors at Inbound Logistics have intimate knowledge of what the industry is facing today and what companies are looking for in a provider. It's an honor to know that we are well-positioned to meet their needs and to rank among the best of the best in the industry."

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 readers' burgeoning global supply chain and logistics challenges. The publication's editors selected this year's class of Top 100 3PLs from a pool of more than 300 companies.

Complete results are available in the July issue of Inbound Logistics.

About Greatwide Logistics Services
Greatwide Logistics Services is a privately held third-party logistics provider serving the United States and Canada. Greatwide offers an integrated service platform to customers including managed transportation services, dedicated, full-service brokerage, warehouse-based logistics and irregular route truckload. Greatwide is the largest provider of dedicated refrigerated transportation in the United States. The company ranks 11th among Transport Topics' Top 50 Logistics Providers, is a Food Logistics Top 70 3PL Provider and an Inbound Logistics Top 100 Motor Carrier. For more information, visit www.greatwide.com or follow the company on Twitter at www.twitter.com/Greatwide.

About Inbound Logistics
Inbound Logistics is the leading trade magazine targeted toward business logistics and supply chain managers. The magazine's editorial mission is to help companies of all sizes better manage corporate resources by speeding and reducing inventory, supporting infrastructure and better matching demand signals to supply lines. More information is available at www.inboundlogistics.com

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