Benchmarks – September/October 2011

by MM&D staff

MM&D MAGAZINE, SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2011 PRINT EDITION: Michaels Stores Inc has named Mitsui OSK Lines one of its top two transportation partners for 2011. The company made the announcement at its 14th Annual Vendor CEO Summit. Michaels owns and operates more than 1,050 stores across Canada and the US. Mitsui transports merchandise for Michaels Stores to ports worldwide and manages intermodal transport to inland points.

Menlo Worldwide Logistics’s Chemical Group has been approved as a Responsible Care Partner by the American Chemistry Council. With this designation, Menlo’s Chemical Group joins companies who elect to adhere to recognized industry standards, promoting the safe storage, handling and transport of chemicals.

TMW Systems awarded Cardinal Hosted Logistics its TMWSuite 2011 Technology Award. Cardinal, a division of Cardinal Logistics Management Corporation, received the award at Transforum 2011, TMW Systems’ annual User Conference and Exhibition in Dallas, Texas. Cardinal provides contract carriage and 3PL services.