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Food Shippers of America is your source for “all things food supply chain,” whether it involves updates on the annual conference or webinars, or new opportunities in optimizing your FSA membership value.
Food Shippers of America teamed up with FTR Transportation Intelligence in late October 2022 to provide insights on “Current Transportation Trends in the Food and Beverage Industry.” This unique on-demand webinar will cover relevant information that covers: food transportation, the residual effects of the pandemic on our industry and on transportation, as well as current trucking and rail conditions in the marketplace.
The Top Food Chain Providers program highlights third-party logistics companies (3PLs), freight brokers, motor carriers, rail/intermodal and maritime companies (ocean carriers and port authorities) that excel in capabilities and service to food transportation, logistics, distribution and supply chain management. Congratulations to the companies named to the 2022 list!
The Top Food Chain Technology program recognizes standout technologies in food transportation, logistics, distribution and supply chain management. The official list serves as a resource to food shippers seeking new opportunities to leverage technologies in their supply chain strategy and execution. Congratulations to the companies named to the 2022 list!
This is a special reminder for FSA members and shippers that you will be receiving your voucher invitation to the 2023 Annual Food Shippers Conference during the first week in August. Suppliers currently on FSA's mailing list will be receiving registration vouchers on October 1st.
The 2023 conference will be held at the JW Marriott Palm Desert Resort in Palm Springs California from March 5-7, 2023. We hope that you will be able to join us for the 2023 event as the agenda is shaping up to be an exciting collection of speakers and there will be plenty of networking opportunities throughout the event. If you have any questions about the 2023 conference, contact Paul Newbourne, FSA Executive Director.
The Top Food Chain Providers program recognizes nominated providers in these categories: Third-Party Logistics Companies (3PLs), Motor Carriers, Rail/Intermodal, and Maritime (Ocean Carriers and Port Authorities). Voting is open for 2022.
Many companies in the food supply chain industry rely on the CVSA emergency declarations website for the latest information. The American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN), which is supported in part by Food Shippers of America, is helping to promote a webinar that will introduce you to the enhancements of this website. Attend this webinar for the presenters to walk you through the enhanced site and its new and robust features, such as notifications for new declarations, an archive of past declarations, permitting for size and weight, a jurisdictional interactive map and much more.
Live event takes place June 24 at 1:00pm Eastern
Is your company a provider of services to food shippers (3PLs, brokers, motor carriers, rail/intermodal, ocean carriers or port authorities)? We’re looking to highlight industry power players in our 2022 Top Food Chain Providers list. Submit your nomination by Monday, June 20 (the process is easy and there’s no fee to apply!)
With world events placing extraordinary pressures on people in need, FSA has made financial donations to the following groups: American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN), Feeding America, and Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.
The Top Food Chain Technology program recognizes technology innovators that serve the food chain industry. The industry now votes to determine who makes the official 2022 list, which will serve as a valuable resource guide for the industry.
Food Shippers of America (FSA) recognizes the value to communities, especially in times of need, that ALAN provides. FSA is proud to support these efforts.
The Food Shippers of America leadership team is comprised of professionals who are experienced in the industry and passionate about the role the association plays in the industry. Meet the 2022 Officers and members of the Board of Directors.
Keep your eyes on these remarkable professionals who are making great strides in their career while generating value in the supply chains of their employers, customers, and key stakeholders.
The 66th Food Shippers of America Annual Conference is scheduled to take place Feburary 20-22, 2022 at the JW Marriott Resort Grande Lakes in Orlando Florida.
The hotel will have numerous hand sanitizing stations available throughout the hotel property and has implemented enhanced cleaning protocols. In addition, Food Shippers will be providing hand sanitzer and three (3) face masks in the conference registration bag.
Finally, when attendees check in for the conference they will have the option to select a red, yellow or green sticker to indicate their interaction preferences and the following signage will be posted in the hotel in the areas where the Food Shippers events are being held:
Build your network and industry knowledge and take in this unique experience. It all takes place Feb. 20-22, 2022 at the JW Marriott Grande Lakes Resort in Orlando, Florida, USA.
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