Monthly Archives: July 2013

Knoxville Terminal’s annual Family Day Event

Posted: July 16, 2013

Our Knoxville Terminal had their annual Family Day Picnic on Saturday, July 6th at the Tennessee Smokies Ball Park in Kodiak, TN. The KCD team and their families were treated to dinner, a Smokies Baseball Game and Fireworks at the ball park. We want to thank all of the employees and their families for coming to enjoy this special day with us! To view the photo album of the event click here.

Carter Recognized for Partnership with AAM

Posted: July 15, 2013

At the June20th AAM supplier meeting Carter Logistics was recognized in front of over 200 national suppliers for our strategic partnership we have formed with the AAM organization. The recognition during the supplier meeting was based upon superior service given to AAM through our integration of Informational systems, dedication to  customer service and our on time delivery performance. Carter Logistics was first awarded the Supply Chain Logistics contract with AAM in 2010 and recently this … Continue reading

Reducing Transportation

Posted: July 8, 2013

Reducing Transportation Costs When the accounting department of your company begins to assemble all the numbers for a year end snapshot of corporate health, someone will usually ask the question, “What significant cuts in expenses can we make?” They or someone higher up than them will begin to apply some formulas comparing shipping costs to average inventory and produce a percentage that either no one understands or no one is happy with. When making considerations … Continue reading