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SalSon CEO Takes New Daimler Truck for Maiden Voyage

SalSon Logistics | May 30, 2017 10:41:22 AM EDT

On Friday morning at 2 am, when most of the country was sleeping and gearing up for the long Memorial Day weekend, SalSon's CEO, Anthony Berritto, made a delivery to a Dick's Sporting Goods store in Pittsburgh. His ride? One of the newest and best tractors from Daimler – a 2018 Freightliner...

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Topics: Dedicated fleet

Mega-Ship Excites Charleston 3PL Community

SalSon Logistics | May 22, 2017 10:02:28 AM EDT

The Port of Charleston – where SalSon's Charleston 3PL operation operates daily – was the site of an impressive logistics feat last week as the COSCO Development, with a capacity of 13,000 containers, made a stop at the Port. 

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Topics: port logistics

First Shipment of SalSon's 2018 Freightliner Tractors are In

SalSon Logistics | May 19, 2017 6:39:23 AM EDT

SalSon Logistics continued to add to its modern fleet with the arrival, this week, of the first shipment of 100 2018-model “Cascadia” tractors from Freightliner.  SalSon CEO Anthony Berritto commented: “At a time when many carriers are delaying equipment purchases, SalSon is investing to give...

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Topics: Dedicated fleet

Port of NY/NJ Getting Ready for Big Ships

SalSon Logistics | May 17, 2017 12:41:38 PM EDT

In case you missed it, Hugh Morely wrote an excellent article in the latest Journal of Commerce on the implications of bringing in 18,000-TEU ships into the Port of NY & NJ. 

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Topics: port logistics

New SalSon Chassis Have Arrived!

SalSon Logistics | May 16, 2017 8:31:15 AM EDT

SalSon just took delivery of 100 new chassis, which will be deployed to support our port operations in Newark, Norfolk, Charleston, Savannah and Houston. 

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Topics: port logistics, drayage services

Celebrating the Greatest Logistician of All Time: Mom

SalSon Logistics | May 11, 2017 7:00:00 AM EDT

Who's the greatest logistician of all time?  Mom, of course.  Logistics is about taking care of those hundreds of invisible details that make supply chains (or life!) go smoothly. This Mother's Day, let's remember all the little things Mom does to demonstrate her love and make our homes and our...

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Topics: SalSon News, mother's day infographic, mother's day

UPDATE: Navigational Clearance at Bayonne Bridge

SalSon Media | May 10, 2017 1:45:36 PM EDT

The "raise the roadway" project for the Bayonne Bridge is moving faster than expected. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie recently announced that Navigational Clearance for all container ships up to 18,000 TEUs will be achieved by June 30 – six months ahead of schedule. 


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Topics: port logistics

Bayonne Terminal Appointment System: 3-Month Progress Report

Anthony Berritto | March 23, 2017 12:21:05 PM EDT

To combat heavy truck congestion, in January the Port of New York and New Jersey rolled out a pilot program which requires truckers and trucking companies to make an appointment to pick up containers between the popular hours of 6–9 am (appointments also available, but not required, after 9...

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Topics: SalSon Logistics capabilities

Jessica Crable Joins SalSon as Director of Southeast Sales

Anthony Berritto | March 3, 2017 1:29:32 PM EST

SalSon has hired experienced transportation professional, Jessica Crable, as its new Director of Southeast Sales, based in Atlanta. Jessica will focus primarily on expanding SalSon’s dedicated fleet business, working with shippers to improve service and reduce costs for over-the-road shipping.

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Topics: SalSon News

New Video: Truck Driver Career Opportunities at SalSon

Anthony Berritto | February 20, 2017 10:52:04 AM EST

SalSon is always on the lookout for top people to join our elite team of truck drivers for port work and over the road assignments.  To communicate the truck driver career opportunities available, we’ve created a new video in which our drivers talk about what it's like to drive for...

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Topics: SalSon careers, SalSon drivers