Logistics Briefs: Weber, Peco Pallet in the news
April 7, 2009
LOGISTICS BRIEFS: Multi-temp storage and logistics services provider Weber Distribution LLC, Santa Fe Springs, Calif., said it will distribute refrigerated organic products (undisclosed) nationwide under terms of a new agreement with SunOpta Inc. and its Global Organic Ingredients business. SunOpta businesses process natural and organic soy, dairy and grain-based ingredients as well as organic fiber ingredients and organic and natural frozen fruits and vegetables. Weber said its temperature-controlled Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., warehouse will store products in 35- to 40-degree rooms and prepare product for nationwide retail shipment. . . . Pallet pooling supply chain work resulted in a record business month this February at PECO Pallet Inc. The Yonkers, N.Y.-based wooden platform specialist said its overall business grew 35 percent during 2008 and has continued -- thanks to increased use by consumer packaged goods manufacturers and distributors -- for four straight months into 2009.