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Logistics Industry Report – 2018-2019

Preface (from our CEO) In mid-2017, we observed an impending confluence of market factors that caused us to have some concern. TK Bardwell (VP of Logistics) and I felt that it was our responsibility to share our concerns and how they might impact our industry with our...

7 Tips to Help You Cut Logistics and Supply Chain Costs

Controlling costs is one of your primary objectives – but how can you do that without cutting quality, too? These seven tips can help you cut logistics and supply chain costs to keep your profit margins healthy. 7 Tips to Help You Cut Logistics and Supply Chain Costs...

6 Reasons to Outsource Your Warehousing and Distribution Services

Outsourcing your company’s warehousing and distribution services can be a tremendous benefit – so why are many companies hesitant to take the leap? In most cases, it’s because they’re not sure how outsourcing will relate to profits, impact flexibility, or change the...

Truck Driver Appreciation Week 2018

As a USA trucking company, we are proud to celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week. According to the American Trucking Associations, "National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, September 9-15, 2018, is when America’s trucking industry takes the time to honor...

Alabama Intermodal and Drayage Services: The Right Time and Place

Coordinating a global shipment requires aligning many operations in advance. One activity involves moving the product from the arrival port to the next destination as quickly as possible after customs clearance to avoid unnecessary demurrage charges. Transferring a...

Automotive Manufacturers Lean on Local Companies to Thrive

During the second half of the 20th Century, an all-encompassing business philosophy named Total Quality Management (TQM) evolved, most notably in Japan. It heralded the coordination of all disciplines within the value chain to focus only on the primary objectives of...

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BR Williams Earns SmartWay Eco Certification

As an ISO-9001 certified supply chain management, warehousing services, and 3rd-Party logistics (3PL) provider, BR Williams Tucking of Oxford, Alabama, understands the importance of reducing their carbon footprint and maintaining a sustainable business. Minimizing...

Alabama Logistics Company Earns ISO Certification

Recently, the BR Williams Logistics Services Division, headquartered in Oxford, Alabama, was awarded ISO 9001:2015. Certification by the global organization, NSF-ISR, the gold standard of the quality certification industry, is reserved for only the top companies in...

BR Williams Celebrates 60 Years in Trucking and Logistics

In 1958, BR Williams Trucking, Inc began with one man, one truck, and one dream. That man was Bill Williams.  After losing his life in an on-site fire, Bill’s wife, Ruth Williams, fearlessly took charge and ran the business during a tumultuous time for women in...

BR Williams Releases “Logistics Industry Report 2017-2018″

This month, BR Williams, a supply chain, logistics, and trucking company in Alabama, released its “Trucking Company Industry Report 2017-2018” outlining current trends, implications, and future recommendations as we approach 2018. The report, created by BR Williams...

BR Williams Mobile, AL Distribution Center Port Services Expanded

BR Williams, a full-service supply chain management company, is expanding services within its Mobile, AL distribution center to ensure clients utilizing the Port for intermodal, drayage and supply chain services have sufficient options. Headquartered in Oxford, AL and...