Evans Distribution Systems is proud to support these international and nationally known associations. Through these partnerships, we are able to provide our customers with more flexible and innovative solutions.

IWLA: The International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA) is a group intended to assist warehouse logistics providers, vendor and service providers, and 3PLs. The IWLA helps members to build professional relationships, as well as helps members to stay up to date in the industry by providing current information. The IWLA also provides training and education. Our Vice President of Business Development, Leslie Ajlouny, is a member of the IWLA Board of Directors.

WERC: The Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC) is a professional organization dedicated to logistics management and its role in the supply chain. WERC offers education and resources in the form of expert experience, national, regional, local and online educational events, resources for benchmarking, and the chance to correspond with other knowledge experts.

CSCMP: The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) mission statement is “[t]o lead the supply chain profession by connecting, developing, and educating the world’s logistics and supply chain management professionals throughout their careers.” CSCMP offers opportunities for supply chain professionals to improve their supply chain management skills, conducts research to add to a knowledge base of supply chain information, and circulates awareness of the supply chain’s significance.

AWI: Associated Warehouses, Inc. (AWI) works with a group of 3PLs in North America to help you find a 3PL partner, anywhere in the world. AWI is devoted to making the right connections between providers and partners.

DIA: The Detroit Intermodal Association is committed to the advancement of intermodal and ocean freight transportation. This trade association works to enable growth of the industry through the implementation of programs that establish business relationships, community programs, and education.

TCD: The Transportation Club of Detroit is a non-profit corporation, organized to endorse and encourage education among members of the transportation industry.

Detroit Regional Chamber: The Detroit Regional Chamber is a chamber of commerce dedicated to empowering the economy of Southeast Michigan. The Chamber makes connections between the business community, and creates a platform for problem solving and change.

HREDA: The Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance is an Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO). This accreditation indicates that an organization is qualified to assist client business needs and successfully administer national and international marketing campaigns.

VMA: The Virginia Maritime Association develops opportunities in the interest of the maritime industry. The goal is to improve competition and commerce through Virginia’s ports.

Automation Alley: Automation Alley is a nonprofit technology and manufacturing business association, which connects industry, academics, and government, in order to accelerate Southeast Michigan’s economy and innovation.

NCMA: The National Contract Management Association is a professional resource for the field of contract management. It is devoted to the professional and educational development of procurement and acquisition personnel.

Adcraft Detroit: Adcraft Detroit influences the advertising and marketing  communications community in fostering the exchange of ideas, support, and education.