MELVINDALE, Mich. July 18, 2019 — Evans Distribution Systems, a provider of third-party logistics and supply chain solutions, is recognized as a “Top 100 3PL Provider” by Inbound Logistics for the 17th consecutive year. The honor suits the 90-year old company, as Evans continues to stand out as an industry leader in providing innovative logistics solutions for a variety of industries.
“Evans Distribution Systems’ consistent growth is the result of a commitment to customer service, continuous improvement and an ongoing investment in technology,” says Leslie Ajlouny, vice president of business development at Evans. “Receiving this recognition for 17 consecutive years motivates us to diversify our service offerings to meet today’s evolving business climate. The future has never been brighter for us.” Today, Evans offers a full spectrum of 3PL services including warehousing, transportation, fulfillment, value added services, staffing and packaging.
As Evans celebrates its 90th Anniversary, the company reflects on a whirlwind year. Evans expanded its footprint in 2019, adding 330,000-square-feet of multi-use, rail-served warehouse space in Romulus, Mich. In addition, Evans has expanded its Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) to include the new Romulus facility and increasing square footage designated as FTZ in its Melvindale headquarters. Technology remains a priority for Evans implementing several new IT systems geared toward warehousing operations, sales and the launch a new vendor/partner portal this year.
“There’s a great deal of positive change happening this year; Evans and our customers are seeing the results and we’re motivated to stay on this path well into the future,” Ajlouny says.
Inbound Logistics editors select the top 100 logistics solutions providers by carefully evaluating company information, conducting personal interviews and online research, and comparing data from readers of the trade publication. Since 2003, Evans is proud to be listed among North America’s premier third-party logistics companies.
“Over the last 17 years, Evans continues to be a leader in offering customers strategic warehouse logistics solutions,” says Felecia Stratton, editor at Inbound Logistics. “Evans shows their passion for quality and innovation, which is why Inbound Logistics is proud to honor them as a Top 100 3PL Provider in 2019.”
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About Evans Distribution Systems
Evans Distribution Systems, headquartered in southeast Michigan, was founded in 1929 as the Central Detroit Warehouse Company. It has evolved into a full-service, third-party logistics provider offering warehousing, transportation, fulfillment, value added and staffing solutions to the automotive, manufacturing, food and beverage, consumer goods, and chemical industries. Evans currently employs more than 600 associates and operates over two million square feet of space in Michigan and across the U.S. Find more information on our website, www.evansdist.com. Read the latest supply chain insights at Evans’ blog, or follow the company on Facebook and Twitter.