Category Archives: Blog

Summer Fancy Food Show

North America’s Largest Specialty Food and Beverage Event comes to New York City annually in the late June / Early July time frame. Discover 180,000 products including confections, cheese, coffee, snacks, spices, ethnic, natural, organic and more. Connect with 2,400 … Continue reading

Palisades Logistics to attend the 2015 WERC Conference

Palisades Logistics will be attending the annual WERC conference in Orlando, Florida on May 3-6, 2015. A longtime member of the Warehouse Education and Research Council – Palisades Logistics looks forward to the WERC conference every spring. “The WERC Conference … Continue reading

Hyperlogistics Achieves an ASI Grade of Excellent

Palisades Logistics is proud to announce that its 3rd Party Warehousing partner in Columbus, Ohio – Hyperlogistics Group – has been awarded a grade of EXCELLENT by ASI Food Safety. Hyperlogistics’ most recent audit took place during the month of … Continue reading

Shippers Seek To Transfer US Inbound Freight from West Coast Ports to US Gulf Coast & East Coast Ports

Shippers Seek To Transfer US Inbound Freight from West Coast Ports to US Gulf Coast & East Coast Ports Below are results from a great survey conducted and put out by the team at JOC. Full results and the subsequent … Continue reading

Congestion at West Coast Ports – How Much is it Costing the US Economy?

Negotiations continue for a new contract between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and employers represented by the Pacific Maritime Association. The negotiations cover 29 U.S. West Coast ports, including all the major West Coast container ports — Los Angeles, … Continue reading

The World’s Largest Container Ship

As the European economy struggles – shipping conglomerate CSCL debuts the world’s largest container ship, the “CSCL Globe.” Currently on its maiden voyage from Shanghai to Europe – the ship measures 1,312 feet long and 192 feet wide and is … Continue reading

Economic Impact As Incentives Fail to Entice More Drivers

The transportation industry is desperate for qualified drivers.  Carriers are offering larger salaries and promising more time at home to try to persuade more drivers to join their companies.  The lack of qualified drivers is limiting the ability for trucking … Continue reading

Palisades Logistics Improves Web Presence

Palisades Logistics has been working to improve the number of opportunities there are to build awareness of our partner companies by improving our web presence. This work actually began about two years ago with some significant changes to our website. … Continue reading

Rotunda Capital Invests in Palisades’ Partner Amware Logistics

>WASHINGTON and CHICAGO (May 28, 2014) – Rotunda Capital Partners (Rotunda Capital), a lower-middle-market private equity investment firm, has acquired a majority stake in Amware Logistics Services (Amware), a premier provider of value-added, quality-driven, third-party warehousing and fulfillment solutions. The … Continue reading

Food Shippers of America- Annual Conference: Feb 23rd – 25th, 2014

Palisades Logistics will be attending the 59th Annual Logistics Conference organized by Food Shippers of America in Orlando, Florida. The event will take place on February 23rd – 25th, 2014. “It’s an annual event that we, Palisades Logistics, as a … Continue reading