Chicago, IL–August 18, 2016–For the fourth year in a row, Coyote has been named to Food Logistics’ Top 100 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list. The Top 100 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list serves as a resource for logistics professionals, providing a comprehensive list of the top performers in the third-party logistics and temperature-controlled transportation industries.
Food Logistics honors companies for their work in transportation management and warehouse management systems. “We continuously strive to improve our customers’ supply chains,” says Coyote CEO Jeff Silver. “With our Collaborative Transportation Management service we work with our customers through every stage of the process. We aren’t just providing our customers with a platform—we’re executing on the plans with them. We are honored that Food Logistics has recognized our work with this service by naming us a top provider.”
Coyote internally designs and builds its Collaborative Transportation Management (CTM) technology to be responsive to customer needs and wants. Coyote acts as an extension of the customer’s logistics arm by supporting all procurement, planning, execution, and settlement of the customer’s shipments. Driven by a dedicated Operations team, the CTM platform is designed to provide complete network visibility as a means to reduce freight spend and streamline processes and cost control.
Companies on this year’s Top 100 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list will be profiled in the August 2016 issue of Food Logistics and at www.foodlogistics.com.
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Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Chicago, Coyote Logistics LLC, a UPS company, is a leading third-party logistics (3PL) service provider in North America. Coyote provides truckload, less-than-truckload, intermodal, air, and ocean brokerage services and transportation management services to more than 14,000 shippers of various sizes and industries. Coyote became a UPS company in August 2015, adding UPS asset utilization, air freight, ocean freight, customs brokerage, and much more to its portfolio of services. Coyote is a proud philanthropic supporter of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, for which has raised more than $1 million in five years.
Coyote has been widely recognized for its innovation, growth, and culture. Coyote was recently named to Inbound Logistics‘ 2016 Top 100 3PL Providers list; Food Logistics‘ 2016 Top Green Providers list for its Private Fleet Service; and Transport Topics named Coyote to its list of the Top Brokerage Firms. Chicago Inno named the Coyote Den to its list of 25 Stunning Chicago Tech Offices. In 2015 Coyote was named to Food Logistics’ 2015 FL100+ list for the fourth consecutive year, ranked #4 on Built In Chicago’s list of Chicago’s Top Digital Companies, honored as one of Selling Power’s 50 Best Companies to Sell For, and named a Top Workplace in Chicago by the Chicago Tribune for six consecutive years. Coyote appeared on the Inc. 5000 for its seventh time in 2015 and on Inbound Logistics’ 2015 list of the Top 100 3PL Providers. In 2014 Coyote was named to the Crain’s Chicago Business Fast Fifty and Global Trade Magazine‘s Leading 3PLs list, among others. Coyote has also been named to the 2013 National Top Workplaces list; a top 10 winner at the Chicago Innovation Awards for its Private Fleet Service; to Forbes’ list of America’s Most Promising Companies; and to the Inc. 500 and Inc. 5000 lists of fastest-growing privately held companies for three consecutive years; and named to Inc. Magazine’s Hire Power Awards and The Build 100.
CEO and Cofounder Jeff Silver was named to a 2016 Food Logistics Champion and a Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2015 Pro to Know for the third consecutive year. In 2011 he was named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year–Midwest, and in 2014 Chief Executive named him CEO of the Year–Overall Excellence. He serves on the board for Northwestern University Transportation Center (NUTC) and the MIT School of Engineering Dean’s Advisory Council, and is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago. Chief People Officer and Cofounder Marianne Silver was named to Forbes’ list of 11 Women Who Started Amazing Companies.
For more information about Coyote, please visit www.coyote.com.
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