ABW Receives Barilla America’s Warehouse Partner of the Year for 2015
ATLANTA, GA., February 5, 2016 – Atlanta Bonded Warehouse Corporation (ABW) is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of Barilla America’s Warehouse Partner of the Year for 2015. Barilla measures the performance of their 3PL partners on criteria covering cost, service levels, and inventory accuracy. The company with the highest performance throughout the calendar year is awarded this honor.
“Over the past 14 years, ABW and Barilla have built a relationship defined by quality, service, trust, and flexibility,” Blair Freedman, Manager of Warehouse Operations – Barilla Americas, said. “Over the years, ABW has demonstrated their commitment to Barilla through outstanding service and a willingness to do whatever is necessary to satisfy the demands of our customers. We appreciate the support and commitment that ABW has shown our business. The quality of the warehouse operations plus their proven performance make them a deserving partner with us and our customers.”
About Atlanta Bonded
Atlanta Bonded Warehouse is a leading third-party logistics provider, specializing in temperature-controlled and dry distribution services. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, ABW operates over 2.85 million square feet of temperature controlled facilities, providing public and contract warehousing, transportation, and co-packing solutions from 10 locations in the Southeast. Colonial Cartage Corporation, an asset based in-house carrier, provides scheduled LTL service across the Southeast, Southwest, Midwest, and Great Plains; cross dock services for both inbound and outbound LTL consolidation; and plant support transportation, delivering exceptional service with an excellent safety record. For more information about ABW and Colonial, visit www.atlantabonded.com.
About The Barilla Group
Barilla, originally established in 1877 as a bread and pasta shop in Parma, Italy, ranks as one of today’s top Italian food groups. Barilla owns 42 production sites (14 in Italy and 28 outside Italy) and exports to more than 100 countries. Barilla has become one of the world’s most esteemed food companies and is recognized worldwide as a symbol of Italian know-how by respecting its longstanding traditional principles and values, considering employees a fundamental asset and developing leading-edge production systems. For more information, please visit: www.barillagroup.com
Contact: Hal Justice
Vice President, Sales and Operations
Atlanta Bonded Warehouse Corporation
3000 Cobb International Blvd.
Kennesaw, Georgia 30152
770 425-3000 (Main)
678 322-3120 (Direct)
404 395-6752 (Cell)