INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Celadon Logistics announced that it has been named to the Inbound Logistics Magazine's Top 100 third party logistics (3PL) list. Companies named to the list are determined by a qualitative assessment conducted by the magazine of companies that are best equipped to meet and surpass their readers' evolving outsourcing needs.
"When choosing the 2015 Top 100 3PL Providers, Inbound Logistics editors looked for providers demonstrating excellence in optimizing transportation and logistics operations, as well as transformative solutions that drive integration across internal and external business processes," stated Felecia Stratton, editor of Inbound Logistics Magazine. "Celadon Logistics was selected because its solutions solve specific logistics challenges and improve processes, and create a ripple effect of efficiencies across the entire value chain. Inbound Logistics is proud to honor Celadon Logistics for innovative solutions empowering logistics and supply chain excellence in 2015."
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 their readers' burgeoning global supply chain and logistics challenges. Inbound Logistics editors selected this year's class of Top 100 3PLs from a pool of more than 300 companies.
"Celadon Logistics has committed a tremendous amount of resources and effort over the last several years, and this award is a nice recognition of our success," said Jon Russell, President of Celadon Logistics. "Between the growth of both our logistics and trucking divisions, Celadon continues to strive to be one of the premier providers of supply chain solutions in the industry."
About Celadon: Founded in May 1985 and headquartered in Indianapolis, Celadon Group, Inc. (NYSE: CGI) (www.celadongroup.com), ranks as one of North America's largest truckload carriers with annual revenue nearing $700 million. Through its subsidiaries, Celadon provides long-haul, regional, local, dedicated, intermodal, temperature-protect and expedited freight service across the United States, Canada and Mexico.
About Celadon Logistics: A subsidiary of the Celadon Group, Inc., Celadon Logistics Services is a full service 3PL that provides freight brokerage services, freight management, as well as supply chain management solutions, including warehousing and distribution. Celadon also offers value-added services, such as materials management, repacking and sub assembly.
About Inbound Logistics Magazine: 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 and supporting infrastructure and better matching demand signals to supply lines. More information is available at http://www.inboundlogistics.com.
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