|March 11, 2014||
Supply Chain Management is More Than Just a ‘Blue Collar’ Department
Supply chain management (SCM) is no longer the Rodney Dangerfield of corporate functions. While sales and marketing wins customers, SCM keeps them with excellent service and unfailing on-shelf availability. And these qualities are becoming even more important in the age of e-commerce. SCM’s journey from afterthought to core capability parallels the way in which the business landscape has changed over the last two to three decades. Read the full article...
|March 4, 2014||
Omni-Channel Logistics: How To Be Everywhere
Nail Rock’s failure to meet deadlines for shipping nail polish to Walmart, its biggest U.S. account, led to a lot of hand-wringing. Neil Jerzak, operations manager for Rock Beauty, London—U.K. retailer for the popular beauty product—reveals that Nail Rock hit only 30 percent to 35 percent of Walmart’s order deadlines. That dismal figure resulted in fines and worse: a less-than-stellar reputation among the mega-retailer’s personnel. Something had to change, and fast. That’s when the company decided to partner with SEKO Logistics. Read the full article...
|February 12, 2014||
White Paper: Where Does Privacy Stop and Publicity Begin in the 3PL Industry?
Third-party logistics (3PL) providers are brought in to handle the intimate details of their customers’ supply chains. The 2013 17th Annual Third-Party Logistics Study reported that 65 percent of its survey respondents use 3PL providers rather than insource their shipping needs. This represents a significant increase from prior years, which the study attributed to more companies recognizing the cost-savings that 3PLs offer. Read the full article...
|January 27, 2014||
Chinese New Year – SEKO Office Closings
Chinese New Year 2014 SEKO Offices Closed: Hong Kong: 31-Jan to 3-Feb China: 31-Jan to 6-Feb What does it mean for my supply chain? Chinese... Read more »
|December 4, 2013||
Global Trade Magazine Names MD Logistics Among Best 3PL’s
MD Logistics is consistently recognized as one of the country’s top third-party logistics (3PL) providers, but its newest recognition surpasses all borders. Global Trade has named MD Logistics among the best 3PL providers for small and mid-size shippers. When announcing the award, the magazine praised the company’s newly activated pharmaceutical foreign trade zone in Plainfield, Ind. as their “big step forward” in the 3PL industry. Read the full article...
|November 25, 2013||
MD Logistics Expands Plainfield Office
National logistics company MD Logistics is capping an 18-month period of growth by renovating its local headquarters. Since January 2012, MD Logistics has hired 21 full-time employees at its Plainfield locations, which represents a 15-percent workforce increase. This growth called for additional dedicated workspaces and group meeting areas. Read the full article...
|November 11, 2013||
MD Logistics helps send an 11-yr old with diabetes to summer camp
November is recognized as American Diabetes Month. MD Logistics has been a long time sponsor of Camp John Warvel, which is hosted by the Indiana... Read more »
|August 14, 2013||
Inbound Logistics Names MD Logistics as a Top 100 3PL Provider
MD Logistics has been named among the top 100 3PL providers in the country by Inbound Logistics for the second consecutive year. The recognition continues an award-winning trend for the Midwest-based company, which was recently named a Great Supply Chain Partner in 2013 by SupplyChainBrain. Read the full article...
|August 14, 2013||
Supply Chain Brain Recognizes MD Logistics as a Great Supply Chain Partner
MD Logistics is among the 100 Great Supply Chain Partners for 2013, as named by SupplyChainBrain. The award, in its 11th year, recognizes services providers whose solutions have had a significant effect on a customer’s efficiency, customer service and overall supply chain performance. Read the full article...
|August 12, 2013||
MD Logistics Qualifies for the National LogistXgames
This year was the fourth year MD Logistics has participated in the regional LogistXgames in Indianapolis. Finishing third, this is the second year in a row we have... Read more »
|August 7, 2013||
National Logistics Company Trailblazing Patient Safety Initiative
Patients will soon take their medicine with greater peace of mind, thanks to a safety initiative gaining momentum throughout the country. Counterfeit medications have been... Read more »
|July 17, 2013||
MD Logistics to Sponsor 6th Annual Dave Kiebach Memorial Golf Tournament
The 6th Annual Dave Kiebach Memorial Golf Tournament will be sponsored once again by MD Logistics. Dave Kiebach, who was a founder and co-principle at MD Logistics, passed away suddenly in November 2007. In the years since, many of Dave’s closest family and friends have held a memorial golf tournament at the Country Club of Indianapolis. Read the full article...
|June 20, 2013||
MD Logistics brings Foreign Trade Zone services to bear for Pharmaceutical customers
MD Logistics has become one of only a few pharmaceutical third party logistics (3PL) companies in the Indianapolis area to achieve Foreign Trade Zone status. Having FTZ status means that when a customer’s imported product arrives at a U.S. port, it can be moved immediately to MD Logistics facilities without waiting for customs clearance. Read the full article...
|April 19, 2013||
Watch Mark Sell on Inside INdiana Business TV Show
This week MD Logistics President and CEO Mark Sell was invited to participate on the INsiders panel, as part of the Inside INdiana Business TV show, hosted by broadcast news veteran Gerry Dick. The Inside INdiana Business TV show is Indiana’s only statewide business television program. Participating on the INsiders panel, Mr. Sell discussed local current events with other business leaders from the community. Read the full article...
|April 15, 2013||
MD Logistics Sponsors Indiana University Little 500 Bike Team
Partnering with Theta Phi Sorority, MD Logisitcs Sponsors IU’s Little 5 Race. The Little 500 bike race has been an Indiana University tradition since 1951,... Read more »
|January 28, 2013||
MD Logistics Superbowl Sunday feature on “Today in America” with Terry Bradshaw
Midwest company MD Logistics will be featured, nationwide, on “Today in America” with Terry Bradshaw on Sunday, February 3, 2013, via the Fox Business Network. “Today in America” was created to share exceptional stories about unique individuals and businesses. Created exclusively for NFL legend Terry Bradshaw to host, the show captures the era of changing economic times and digs into the knowledge and passion of its featured guests. Read the full article...
|November 12, 2012||
New Pharmaceutical Client Will Bring Growth to West Coast Facility
Pharmaceutical distributor: New client will bring growth. Executives for MD Logistics, which expanded from Indiana to Stead in 2011, are eagerly awaiting the arrival of... Read more »
|November 8, 2012||
MD Logistics to be featured on Terry Bradshaw’s “Today in America”
MD Logistics will be featured on “Today in America” with Terry Bradshaw on Saturday’s in November. CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Midwest company MD Logistics will be... Read more »
|October 29, 2012||
MD Logistics Freight Forwarding Partner, SEKO Logistics, Maintains Customer Support During Hurricane Sandy
Customer Advisory: Cargo operations affected as Hurricane Sandy approaches Northeast United States. SEKO Logistics Maintains 24-Hour Customer Service Center In Illinois During Storm Hurricane Sandy... Read more »
|September 20, 2012||
MD Logistics named a Top 100 3PL Provider in 2012
INDIANAPOLIS – MD Logistics has been named among the top 100 3PL providers in the country for 2012 by Inbound Logistics. The Top 3PL designation... Read more »
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