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SalSon Acquires Dray Operations of The Scoular Company in Charleston, SC

SalSon Logistics | Dec 11, 2017 11:56:39 AM

SalSon, one of North America’s largest supply chain solutions providers, has acquired the Charleston, SC drayage operations of The Scoular Company. The acquisition expands SalSon’s drayage capabilities near the Port of Charleston by adding a new terminal located on 3.1 acres, a secure...

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Topics: port logistics

SalSon Appoints New Distribution Center Manager in Newark

SalSon Logistics | Nov 30, 2017 3:36:40 PM

Stephen English has joined SalSon as Distribution Center Manager for its 250,000-square-foot Newark warehouse near the port. SalSon's 55-acre, multi-location campus includes container yards and a total of about 1 million square feet of warehouse space within a mile of Port Newark.  

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More Disastrous Trucking Policies Being Considered for New York City

SalSon Logistics | Nov 27, 2017 9:22:48 AM

Just in time for the holidays, NYC city officials have announced plans to further stifle trucking operations in NYC.   Mayor de Blasio’s new plan – which starts in January – aims to fight congestion by placing detrimental restrictions on the trucking and transportation industries.  This plan...

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SalSon Helps Launch GAP & Old Navy Stores in Times Square

SalSon Logistics | Nov 6, 2017 11:00:00 AM

GAP Inc. recently opened huge new stores in the heart of Times Square in New York City. The retailer capitalized on SalSon's metro store delivery expertise to ensure shelves were fully stocked for opening day.

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Topics: nyc delivery

NY-NJ Chassis Pool: A Case for Asset-based Carriers

SalSon Logistics | Oct 16, 2017 3:52:50 PM

For years, chassis leasing companies have worked to forge a port-wide grey chassis pool at the Port of New York and New Jersey.  But it just hasn’t happened for a variety of reasons. The most recent effort collapsed this summer as independent equipment providers Flexi-Van and Direct Chassis Link...

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Topics: Chassis

Infographic: Celebrating Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Anthony Berritto | Sep 11, 2017 7:02:00 AM

As Americans, we like our 'stuff.'  Whether that stuff falls under the category of necessity or luxury, we want these products now.  And, we're typically able to get them – at our doorstep or at the local store – without ever thinking about the hard work that makes this possible.

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Celebrating Labor Day 2017

Anthony Berritto | Sep 1, 2017 10:37:53 AM

We work hard.  Enjoy the upcoming Labor Day holiday.  We deserve it.

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SalSon Welcomes new Operations Supervisor in Conley

SalSon Logistics | Aug 30, 2017 10:37:42 AM

SalSon is pleased to announce that Loyce Cheatson has been promoted to Operations Supervisor for its Conley, GA operation.  Loyce has been with SalSon since October 2015 and will now oversee all planning, dispatch and customer service activity. 

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New Manager Takes the Reins at SalSon/Norfolk​

SalSon Logistics | Aug 17, 2017 11:20:08 AM

SalSon Logistics is pleased to announce that Dawn Cahoon has joined the SalSon team as Terminal Manager for Norfolk.

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New 20/40 Combo Chassis Delivered to SalSon Charleston Terminal

SalSon Logistics | Jul 19, 2017 10:20:26 AM

Last week, SalSon Logistics' Charleston, SC terminal received 50 brand new 20/40 combo chassis to support the growth of its drayage business there. Container volume is up across the Southeast. At the Port of Charleston, since 2009, container volume has increased 70%. These brand new SalSon...

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Topics: drayage services