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Purolator International is listed as a Top 100 Great SupplyChainBrain Partner

Friday, August 16, 2013

Purolator International, the leading provider of U.S. - Canada logistics services, has been selected by SupplyChainBrain as one of its Top 100 Great SupplyChainBrain Partners. Now in its 11th year, SupplyChainBrain’s list of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners highlights companies that were nominated by their customers who have found their solutions and services to be outstanding.

SupplyChainBrain received thousands of nominations for this competition that were culled down to 100. Purolator International was nominated by Super ATV, a Madison, Indiana-based provider of products in the ATV/UTV parts and accessories recreational off-roading and utility business, for providing seamless and affordable transport of its products from the U.S. to Canada.

"Supply Chain Brain received nominations for hundreds of trading partners in every aspect of supply chain management during a six-month on-line poll in which supply chain professionals were asked to nominate vendors and service providers whose solutions have made a significant impact on their company’s efficiency, customer service and overall supply chain performance," said Brad Berger, Publisher, SupplyChainBrain.

“Purolator International is a U.S. subsidiary of Canada’s Purolator, Inc. and we’ve made it our business to facilitate cross-border delivery of U.S. goods into Canada by increasing our presence across those states that are ready to serve U.S. businesses entering the lucrative Canadian market,” said Purolator International President John Costanzo. “There is a surge in demand for logistics experience and expertise in transporting goods between the United States and Canada, and this is Purolator International’s area of expertise.”

“We ship all over the United States but our Canadian business was limited due to the cost of shipping,” said Super ATV IT Administrator Joe Sage. “Sometimes the cost of moving parts could approach the cost of the item purchased. With our previous carrier we might make a payment of $80 or more per shipment. With Purolator International’s expertise in exporting to Canada and its status as a preferred shipper, our shipments move seamlessly across the border at a cost of $30 or less. We have increased our shipments from Indiana to Canada from two or three a week to more than 200.”

The article can be viewed at www.supplychainbrain-digital.com/supplychainbrain/july_august2013#pg68.

About SupplyChainBrain
SupplyChainBrain, the world’s most comprehensive supply chain management information resource is accessed year round through a wide range of ever evolving multi-media formats by hundreds of thousands of senior level industry executives. In addition to addressing the fundamental principles of supply-chain management, SupplyChainBrain identifies emerging trends, technologies and best practices, forward thinking ideas and cutting-edge solutions – and continues to write and report about these as they evolve and mature.

About Super ATV
Super ATV is a privately owned company that got its start in 2003. Based in Madison, Indiana, they have a 232,000 square foot facility for warehouseing and production, specializing in ATV/UTV parts and accessories, including Polaris, Yamaha, Honda, Kawasaki, Bobcat, John Deere, and more.

About Purolator International
Purolator International is a subsidiary of Purolator Inc., Canada’s largest integrated parcel and freight delivery services provider. Purolator International specializes in the air and surface forwarding of Express, Freight and Parcel shipments, customs brokerage, and fulfillment and delivery services to, from and within Canada. Purolator International was recently selected for a “Quest for Quality” award in Third Party Logistics (3PL).

In addition to facilities throughout New York, Purolator International has locations in key U.S. and Canadian markets including Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Buffalo, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Montreal, Nashville, Newark, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Raleigh/Durham, Salt Lake City, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Saint Louis, Toronto, and Vancouver.

For more information about Purolator International, visit www.purolatorinternational.com.

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