CHICAGO, Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Load Delivered Logistics, a leading technology-enabled third-party logistics (3PL) provider, continues upward trajectory with customer wins and increased revenue gains, solidifying a niche in the food and beverage industry. Achieving 978-percent growth since inception in 2008, Load Delivered is on track to record strong projected revenue of approximately $50 million in 2013.
As a testament to this growth, Load Delivered was recently named to the Inc. 500, Inc. Magazine's list of the top 500 fastest-growing companies. Doubling its customer base in the last year, Load Delivered offers reliable, cost-effective solutions to help customers streamline their shipping and supply chain needs, serving customers such as Jewel-Osco, Mazzetta Company and Harvest Food Group.
Developing Strong Expertise in Food and Beverage Industry
Load Delivered's dedication to its customers in the food and beverage industry has helped the company gain recognition as a Top 100 3PL & Cold Storage Provider from Food Logistics magazine. According to the Food Logistics editors, Load Delivered was selected for "its range of services, capabilities, and assets that go a long way in supporting the demands of today's food and beverage industry."
"Load Delivered has helped us solve our logistics challenges, like unanticipated shipments and the need for temperature-controlled equipment," said Jim Keating, National Sales at Mazzetta Company. "It is critical for us to safely transport frozen products and quickly monitor shipments throughout the transportation process to ensure quality to our customers – Load Delivered Logistics helps us achieve that through their solutions and visibility."
As a leading U.S. 3PL provider, CEO Robert Nathan is focused on aggressively growing and expanding Load Delivered, as well as the innovating within the transportation and logistics industry. Nathan was recently named a 2013 Rainmaker by DC Velocity, identified as an emerging leader in advancing the logistics and supply chain management profession.
"We see Load Delivered as our partner in providing best-in-class service, helping us ensure reliable and timely delivery to our clients," said Megan Bockelman, Logistics Manager at Harvest Food Group. "Their solutions allow us to transport products to and from our warehouse in the most economical and sustainable manner possible."
Building Transportation and Logistics Industry in Chicago
Showcasing his commitment to growth in the sector, Nathan is a founding member of the World Business Chicago's (WBC) Transportation and Logistics Strategy Team, part of the city's Plan for Economic Growth and Jobs. Under the leadership of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, WBC is currently implementing the Plan to accelerate growth in the regional economy. As part of the inaugural team, Nathan will help develop a strategy to elevate the Chicago region as a national transportation and logistics hub, with goals to increase local business and jobs, and partner with universities and colleges to build a workforce tailored to this industry. Nathan is serving on the team with industry leaders including Ann Drake, chairman and CEO of DSC Logistics, Paul Fisher, president and CEO of CenterPoint Properties, Jim Blackmon, president of Carry Transit, and other prominent executives.
"As a member of World Business Chicago's Transportation and Logistics Strategy Team, we are focused on expanding the market and making the Midwest a powerful logistics center," says Nathan. "With the high growth we've seen in the industry and our business, there is a great opportunity to make an impact on Chicago and the Midwest. We are excited about the potential on the horizon."
For more information on Load Delivered Logistics, please visit www.loaddelivered.com.
About Load Delivered Logistics
Load Delivered Logistics, LLC, is a technology-enabled third-party logistics provider setting the pace in a highly competitive and dynamic industry. Founded in 2008, Load Delivered has built an impressive portfolio of customers ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small distribution networks, with experience in virtually every industry. Operating out of offices in Chicago's "Silicon Prairie" technology corridor and Los Angeles' "Silicon Beach", Load Delivered Logistics has a reputation for outstanding customer service and enabling companies to streamline their supply chains in a more efficient, reliable and cost-effective way. For more information, visit www.loaddelivered.com.
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