YORK, Pa. – August 15, 2022 – Westfalia Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of logistics solutions for manufacturers and distributors, is excited to announce that it has been named one of the winners of Food Logistics' 2022 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers award, recognizing leading third-party logistics and cold storage providers in the food and beverage industry.
"It is great to be recognized as a leader in the cold storage industry," says Dan Labell, President at Westfalia. "Our automated warehouse technology allows our customers to take advantage of implementing a highly automated, compact, space saving solution to not only reduce operating costs, but enable growth through better land/site usage. The Westfalia technical teams are outstanding at helping organizations take the journey towards automation by taking a very consultative and personal approach to the process."
Westfalia's automated warehousing solutions address key challenges in the food and beverage industries through the utilization of comprehensive data analytics to enable warehouses and distribution centers to optimize space and organize inventory. Westfalia's team of experts have a wealth of knowledge and understand the importance of warehouse automation and its ability to increase storage density, improve outbound order fulfillment, and alleviate labor gaps. With over 30 years of experience in the automation industry in the U.S., Westfalia's high-density automated storage/retrieval systems (AS/RS) and integrated layer picking system is a truly positive industry changer for food and beverage manufacturers.
“These past 18 months have been so challenging for U.S. supply chains," says Marina Mayer, Editor-in-Chief of Food Logistics and Supply & Demand Chain Executive. "It’s the continuous bottlenecks that require fleets to re-tool and pivot accordingly. But, it's the drivers, the fleet, the warehouses and software/technologies that really keep today's supply chains in line. These 3PLs and cold storage providers have collaborated on all facets of their operations to achieve full visibility, complete forecasting, end-to-end leverage and the ultimate in sustainability. Now is the time to honor and celebrate those companies making magic happen behind the frontlines.”
Food Logistics is the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global cold food supply chain.
Recipients of this year’s award will be profiled in Food Logistics’ July/Aug 2022 print issue as well as online at www.FoodLogistics.com. Go to https://www.foodlogistics.com/awards to learn more about other Food Logistics’ awards.