North Carolina Logistics Blog

Q&A with Kanban’s New COO Scott Freeman

March 2, 2017

Scott Freeman recently joined Kanban Logistics as Chief Operation Officer (COO).  Scott comes to Kanban after three decades in operations with MBM (now McLane Company), a major food industry supply chain company that handles distribution of food-related products to chain…

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Kanban Expands North Carolina Warehouse Footprint

February 15, 2017

Business expansion has led Kanban to add a 6th location to our Eastern North Carolina warehouse campus. Kanban warehouse #6 is located in Tarboro, very close to our headquarters campus.

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Low Cost Logistics: Eastern North Carolina Makes Its Mark

December 22, 2016

When it comes time to find a low-cost logistics solution on the East Coast, a growing number of companies are reaching out to Kanban Logistics to learn about the advantages of using an Eastern North Carolina logistics hub. Here are five reasons why an Eastern North Carolina location can lower your storage, labor, and transportation.

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Improvements Ahead for Eastern NC Logistics Infrastructure

November 14, 2016

Kanban Logistics is excited that its Eastern North Carolina home is becoming a hotbed of logistics activity and infrastructure investment. Things are looking up for NC logistics.

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What’s the Lowest Cost North Carolina Logistics Location?

October 27, 2016

When selecting the best possible location for a warehouse, companies should consider a number of different factors. Geographic location, proximity to rail and deep-water ports, accessibility to Interstate highways, and cost of operations are just some of the criteria to be considered. Companies that consider these factors often decide on a Eastern North Carolina logistics hub due to the region’s central location between Boston and Miami.

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Where Should I Locate My East Coast DC?

September 29, 2016

Finding an efficient and cost-effective location for an East Coast DC or fulfillment center is an extremely important decision. In the Eastern U.S., there are many different options available. Consider centralized distribution from Eastern North Carolina, which is exactly halfway between Miami and Boston. Here are some considerations and suggestions.

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CSX Carolina Connector coming to Rocky Mount, NC.

6 Ways the CSX North Carolina Intermodal Hub Will Benefit Shippers

August 18, 2016

CSX is building their new “Carolina Connector” (CCX) intermodal hub & railway terminal in Rocky Mount, NC – minutes away from Kanban Logistics. Here are 6 ways the CCX will benefit East Coast shippers.

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Panama Canal Expansion Project (Finally) Completed

May 12, 2016

Panama Canal expansion project opens up opportunities for Norfolk and other East Coast ports, giving shippers options they never had before.

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Locating an East Coast Fulfillment Center: What does QVC know that you don’t?

February 4, 2016

QVC knows the value of Rocky Mount, NC, for East Coast fulfillment and distribution. Proximity to east coast ports, central location, rail service, and low distribution costs are just a few of the supply chain benefits of our mid Atlantic warehousing.

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