Cardinal Logistics Management Named a Top 85 Third-Party Logistics Provider by Food Logistics

Aug 26, 2010, 10:06 ET from Cardinal Logistics Management Corporation

CONCORD, N.C., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Logistics named Cardinal Logistics Management Corporation as one of its 2010 Top 85 3PLs for providing exemplary dedicated contract services to its customers in the food and beverage industry.

Cardinal has been recognized by Food Logistics as a 3PL that enables food companies to reduce costs, increase flexibility and improve service levels.

"Selecting the right 3PL is vital to the success of a company's overall operations—it's a long-term commitment," said Katherine Doherty, editor-in-chief of Food Logistics magazine. The Top 85 3PL is a listing of third-party logistics providers that are helping food, beverage and CPG companies gain a competitive logistical advantage. Food Logistics' goal with the Top 85 3PL listing is to highlight a broad range of 3PL services targeted at the food industry, addressing the needs of companies of varying sizes that make up the food supply chain.

"Companies need to have an organized process for selecting and working with a potential 3PL as well as a list of appropriate candidates. We've created this listing to help our readers find and evaluate 3PL partners that can help them achieve their goals," explained Doherty.

Cardinal has ranked in Food Logistics Top 3PL listing for three years. "Cardinal is dedicated to helping each customer optimize its supply chain. Our inclusion in Food Logistics' Top 3PL list is a testament to our commitment to providing practical solutions to every customer," said Jerry Bowman, president and COO of Cardinal. "As we continue to expand our customer base of food companies, Cardinal is honored to be recognized by a leading industry publication like Food Logistics."

About Food Logistics

Food Logistics is the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product throughout all channels of the supply chain. Food Logistics serves the information needs of food, beverage and consumer packaged goods executives involved in warehousing, transportation and information technology, as well as third-party and refrigerated service providers. Through our print and online products, we provide news, trends and best practices that help more than 25,000 grocery and foodservice suppliers, distributors and retailers make better business decisions. On the web at

About Cardinal Logistics Management Corporation

Headquartered in Concord, N.C., Cardinal is one of the country's leading dedicated transportation solution providers. Cardinal's logistics experts work directly with clients to optimize their supply chains by developing and implementing customized transportation solutions including specialized equipment and handling, and integrated technology. Cardinal's services include dedicated contract carriage, home and jobsite delivery, transportation management, supply chain consulting, warehousing and distribution to companies like AutoZone, Eastman Kodak Company, KraftMaid Cabinetry, Land O'Lakes, Office Depot and Papa John's International. To learn more, visit

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