CaseStack Announces 2011 Warehouse of the Year
Santa Monica, Calif., March 9th, 2012 – CaseStack is honoring UTi Contract Logistics and Distribution in Grand Prairie, Texas, for a third consecutive year with the 2011 Warehouse of the Year award for the company’s dedication to superior performance.
The annual award is given to a CaseStack warehouse provider for excellence in customer service and operational performance. The criteria for customer satisfaction is measured through order accuracy, inventory integrity and service excellence.
The competition is more challenging each year with the addition of new KPIs. Seeing the scores improve every year demonstrates the service improvement in CaseStack’s warehouse network and the dedication of our warehouse partners to providing service excellence to CaseStack and our clients over time.
“For the third year in a row, I am proud to recognize UTi Contract Logistics and Distribution as CaseStack’s 2011 Warehouse of the Year,” said Steve Sezna, CaseStack’s COO. “It’s an unprecedented achievement.”
“With each of our regions performing at higher levels year after year, UTi Contract Logistics and Distribution has shown the ability to deliver best in class service in an ultra-competitive environment,” said Ryan Casady, CaseStack Director of Warehouse Partners. “The 2011 CaseStack Warehouse of the Year Award can only be won with an extreme focus on excellent results against our challenging metrics every day and again this year UTi rose to the challenge.”
Brannon Rowlett, the General Manager at UTi Contract Logistics and Distribution said, “All of us at UTi are extremely proud of this incredible achievement. Winning the CaseStack Warehouse of the Year Award three years in a row shows our commitment to operational excellence. Our team’s hard work was rewarded with continuous performance improvement in all metrics, which was the difference maker this year. We value our partnership with CaseStack and look forward to another great year of performance and growth.”
About UTI Worldwide
UTi Worldwide Inc. is an international, non-asset-based supply chain services and solutions company providing air and ocean freight forwarding, contract logistics, customs brokerage, distribution, inbound logistics, truckload brokerage and other supply chain management services. The company serves a large and diverse base of global and local companies, including clients operating in industries with unique supply chain requirements such as the pharmaceutical, retail, apparel, chemical, automotive and technology industries. The company seeks to use its global network, proprietary information technology systems, relationships with transportation providers, and expertise in outsourced logistics services to deliver competitive advantage to each of its clients’ supply chains. For more information, please go to www.go2uti.com.
CaseStack provides logistics outsourcing services to mid-sized companies that sell products to retailers, distributors and other manufacturers. CaseStack collaborates with retailers, competitors, and other partners to provide sustainable logistics solutions that eliminate systemic supply chain waste. CaseStack combines an advanced transportation and warehousing system with proprietary, web-based software to enable customers to reap the benefits and economies of a sophisticated, global logistics system without the astronomical infrastructure costs. CaseStack also offers a web-platform in which clients can log in anywhere at any time for full visibility. The company has received numerous awards including those from Ernst & Young, Deloitte, Inbound Logistics, and Inc. 500. On the corporate level, it has also been recognized as a Best Places to Work and as a Certified Green Business.
Pictured above (left to right):
Rebecca Henning – Administration Manager, Richard Dawkins – Operations Manager, Pat Shaw – Operations Manager, Ryan Casady – Director of Warehouse Partners, Brannon Rowlett – General Manager, Steve Sezna – Chief Operating Officer, Mike Marlow – Director of Operations, Mike Spracklen – Inventory Manager