CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Jul 7, 2016) - ArrowStream, Inc. (ArrowStream), a supply chain innovator that combines proven expertise with data science and analytics to improve the way supply chains perform, today announced that Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named the company a supply chain innovator and a Top Green Provider for 2016.
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."
Crossbow, a core ArrowStream product, creates a more efficient, target-driven inbound supply chain for foodservice distributors, delivering greater sustainability and advanced savings strategies. By aligning daily Purchasing and Logistics decision-making, Crossbow reveals freight consolidation opportunities that were previously inaccessible, ultimately reducing inbound transportation miles and costs.
"ArrowStream prides itself on delivering software solutions that make a positive impact to both the bottom line and the environment," said Bill Michalski, Chief Solutions Officer at ArrowStream. "We are thrilled to be named as a Top Green Provider for the 5th consecutive year, and thank Food Logistics for recognizing us yet again as being a partner that contributes to a more sustainable food supply chain."
Headquartered in Chicago, IL, ArrowStream is the first company to develop innovative supply chain solutions that address both inbound logistics and supply chain management, optimizing powerful data to provide unprecedented levels of transparency, control and actionable insight. ArrowStream has been serving the food industry for over 16 years, combining proven supply chain expertise with data science and analytics to help clients rethink and optimize their supply chains. Industry leaders nationwide trust ArrowStream to proactively manage their supply chains, dealing with issues well in advance of impact. For more information on ArrowStream, please visit https://www.arrowstream.com/.
About Food Logistics
Food Logistics is published by AC Business Media, a business-to-business media company that provides targeted content and comprehensive, integrated advertising and promotion opportunities for some of the world's most recognized B2B brands. Its diverse portfolio serves the construction, logistics, supply chain and other industries with print, digital and custom products, events and social media.
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