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PINC Named A Top Green Food Logistics Company

Rafael Granato
by Rafael Granato on Jul 2, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Innovative Yard Management System reduces Spotter fuel consumption by 30%

The Food Logistics 2015 Top Green Providers Badge, awarded to PINC for its contributions to sustainability in the supply chain.

PINC, the world’s No. 1 provider of yard management and supply chain execution solutions, announced that they are one of Food Logistics’ top green providers.

“The 2015 Top Green Providers list is our largest ever, signaling the growing importance of sustainability throughout the global food and beverage supply chain,” notes Lara L. Sowinski, editor-in-chief for Food Logistics. “Applying sustainable practices in the agriculture, transportation, warehousing and retailing sectors is critical in addressing the environmental and business demands of the 21st century, particularly for our industry.”

The Food Logistics Top Green Providers focus is on sustainability in the global food supply chain with profiles of food logistics companies who are exceeding industry standards in their sector. This year’s list includes PINC because their Advanced Yard Management System (YMS) is elevating sustainability to a ‘competitive advantage’. By providing real-time visibility into the location of freight and empty trailers in the yard, PINC is typically able to increase fuel efficiency by 30%.

"PINC prides itself in increasing the efficiency and sustainability for our customers. Our solutions reduce fuel use by spotting operations and by monitoring fuel consumed by refrigerated food and beverage shipments," stated Matt Yearling, PINC’s CEO. "We are thrilled to be recognized as a leading supplier to the Food and Beverage industries."

Companies on this year’s Top Green Providers list are profiled in the Food Logistics company’s June 2015 print issue, as well as online at http://www.foodlogistics.com.

About PINC

The world’s leading brands use PINC’s yard management and supply chain execution solutions. Our pervasive sensor network provides actionable insights that optimize supply chain execution from dock-door to dock-door.

As the pioneer of cloud-based real-time location systems (powered by the Internet of Things), PINC’s innovative solutions allow our customers improve service, collaboration, optimize inventory, increase velocity, sustainability and improve asset utilization. Learn more about PINC at https://www.pinc.com/.

About Food Logistics

Food Logistics is published by AC Business Media Inc., a business-to-business media company that provides targeted content and comprehensive, integrated advertising and promotion opportunities for some of the world’s most recognized B2B brands. Its diverse portfolio serves the construction, logistics, supply chain, and other industries with print, digital and custom products, events and social media.

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Rafael Granato
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