Featured Corporate Member:
What is your company all about?
Kenco provides integrated logistics solutions that include distribution and fulfillment, comprehensive transportation management, material handling services, and information technology-all engineered for Operational Excellence. Our solutions offer people, processes, and technology; enabling customers to achieve peak supply chain performance. Complementing this operational expertise is our culture of continuous improvement and innovation, as well as our private ownership structure with diversity certification (WBENC).
What makes your company different than other companies in your industry?
We offer the scale and capabilities of a large corpora on with entrepreneurial agility and customer service focused on long-term value. We are nimble and agile, able to flex and grow as the industry changes. At our core, we are a Top 10 3PL who treats every customer like our only customer.
What was your company's most recent greatest accomplishment?
Kenco Transportation Services was recently awarded a top safety honor in the American Trucking Association (ATA) National Truck Safety Contest at the 2017 Safety, Security, and Human Resources National Conference and Exhibition in Memphis, TN. Kenco received first place in the General Commodities Truckload / Line-haul Division, up to 10 million miles category. Kenco has received the ATA National Truck Safety Award in years past, winning first place in 2015 and second place in 2016, both in the General Commodities Truckload / Line-haul Division, up to 10 million miles category. Kenco was also honored with the 2015 ATA President's Award in the under 25 million miles category.
What is the biggest challenge you face in your industry?
From new regulations to emerging innovations, the industry is constantly changing - and it can sometimes be challenging to keep up. To offset this, we formed the Kenco Innovation Labs in 2015. This dedicated team collaborates with customers to identify, research, and prototype leading-edge ideas and processes. This research spans the breadth of emerging technologies to provide deep expertise on supply chain impact. This team also partners with vendors and entrepreneurs from various industries to identify supply chain trends and think "inside the box," applying innovative solutions to complex logistics issues.
Why is your company a CSCMP Corporate Member?
Our CSCMP corporate membership offers us the opportunity to network with customers, prospects, and peers while gaining education about the industry - helping us to stay up-to-date on industry trends and insight on how to address them. Our employees are also given opportunities for Professional Development via courses, workshops, publications, and information on the CSCMP corporate membership website.