Logistics aid group gains new support

by MM&D Online staff

Lakeland, Florida—The American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) has a new sponsor: Tighe Logistics Group. Tighe’s sponsorship donation will provide ongoing support for ALAN’s mission to engage industry to address the unmet needs of relief organizations, communities, and people.

“ALAN is very fortunate to have the support of Tighe Logistics Group,” said Kathy Fulton, ALAN interim president and director of operations. “Tighe, and donors like them, keep ALAN ready to respond quickly to the next disaster, wherever and whenever it occurs. Most important, their support allows businesses, communities and families to rebound rapidly from unpredictable events.”

Tighe Logistics Group is a full-service third-party logistics company headquartered in Woburn, Massachusetts. They provide asset-based warehousing, transportation and a wide range of value-added services to customers across a broad spectrum of industries.

“We are glad that we can help ALAN,” said John Tighe, II, president of Tighe Logistics Group. “In New England, we have seen our share of serious weather and it’s nice to know that an organization like ALAN stands ready to help if ever needed.”

The American Logistics Aid Network is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping people impacted by a disaster by connecting supply-chain experts with disaster relief organizations. Experts in transportation, warehousing, cold storage, distribution and logistics are ready to help so that disaster relief supplies arrive at the right place, in the right quantity and at the right time.