Members in the News
21 May 2014
Sunland Logistics Solutions, Inc. Announces New Vice President of Operations
Sunland Logistics Solutions, Inc. is pleased to announce that at the beginning of 2014, the company gained David Madden as its new Vice President of Operations. With extensive experience successfully leading the start-ups and management of large-scale distribution operations for companies such as Wal-Mart and Procter & Gamble, Madden is a valuable member of the Sunland team as the South Carolina based company focuses on its growth strategy.
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LEGACY Supply Chain Services Receives 2013 Sam’s Club 3PL Partner of the Year Award
PORTSMOUTH, N.H., April 21, 2014 – Sam’s Club honored LEGACY Supply Chain Services with the 2013 3PL Partner of the Year Award for improving their supply chain operations.
The selection of LEGACY Supply Chain Services for the Sam’s Club 3PL Partner of the Year Award distinguishes and recognizes LEGACY’s commitment to high-touch service and superior, industry-leading performance as a third-party logistics provider.
“We are proud of this recognition from Sam’s Club. Our team’s high-touch service on this account demonstrates our commitment to performance and ongoing continuous improvement,” said LEGACY Supply Chain Services President Mike Glodziak.
LEGACY engineers supply chain solutions so high-volume retailers like Sam’s Club can continue to successfully and efficiently offer goods and services to those customers who rely on them.
May 22, 2014 –
Competitive Insights Named "Cool Vendor" by Gartner
Competitive Insights, a leading provider of Integrated Business Planning (IBP) solutions, announced it has been listed as a Cool Vendor in the “Cool Vendors in Supply Chain Management Applications, 2014” report by Gartner, Inc. CONGRATULATIONS to CEO Richard Sharpe and his team!
Cheryl W. Snead of Banneker Industries Named First Vice Chair of Women’s Business Enterprise National Council Forum
NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (March 31, 2014) – Cheryl W. Snead, president and CEO of Banneker Industries, was named 1st vice chair of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Forum. The forum is a prestigious advisory body to the board of directors of WBENC and helps expand growth opportunities for Women Business Enterprises (WBEs). The two-year term began in January 2014.
Snead became involved with the WBENC Forum in 2009 and currently serves on the board of directors. She most recently served as the Government Contract Committee Chair. In recognition of her volunteer efforts, Snead was named a WBENC WBE “Shining Star” in 2009.
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Saddle Creek Leader Named “Pro to Know”
Lakeland, Fla., Feb. 25, 2014 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Saddle Creek Transportation president Mike DelBovo has been recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine as one of its 2014 Pros to Know.
The Pros to Know Awards recognize supply chain executives who are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges of today’s business climate.
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