Food Logistics Names Lily Transportation Corp. as Top 100 3PL Provider

BOSTON, Aug 15, 2012 — Lily Transportation Corp., a leading Dedicated Contract Carrier in North America, today announced it has been named to the Top 100 3PL and Cold Storage Providers list published by Food Logistics Magazine, the only publication dedicated exclusively to the food and beverage supply chain. Lily was one of 15 newcomers to the list in 2011 and has once again made the list of top providers in 2012, reflecting the company’s best-in-class supply chain execution in the food and beverage sector.

“The companies on this year’s list offer tremendous value to their customers in the food and beverage sector, starting with their understanding of the requirements and demands unique to this space,” said Lara L. Sowinski, editor-in-chief of Food Logistics. “For one, food and beverage supply chains operate in a highly regulated environment where safe and secure transportation and warehousing of the product, which often involves temperature-controlled facilities and equipment, is paramount. In addition, the constant introduction of new products coupled with increased consumer demand for more fresh produce raises the stakes even higher.”

With more than 50 years experience in providing superior transportation management solutions as a dedicated contract carrier for the food and beverage industry, Lily continues to expand it’s customer base in the industry year after year, most recently adding Restaurant Depot to a portfolio which includes Legal Sea Foods, Whole Foods Markets. Lind Spruni, Vermont Bread and more.

Companies on this year’s Top 100 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list are available in last month’s issue of Food Logistics, as well as online at

About Food Logistics

Food Logistics is published by Cygnus Business Media, a leading diversified business-to-business media company. The publication serves the information needs of executives involved in various aspects of the food and beverage supply chain. Through our print and online products, we provide news, trends, and best practices that help more than 24,000 grocery and foodservice suppliers, distributors, and retailers make better business decisions. Visit us online at .

About Lily Transportation Corp.

Lily Transortation Corp., a leading provider of Dedicated Logistics Systems, has been providing transportation solutions to businesses throughout the United States and Canada since 1958. Lily is a Top 100 Motor Freight Carrier, Top 25 Dedicated Contract Carrier, Top 100 Food Logistics partner and a SmartWay Transport partner. For more information visit us at and follow us on Twitter @LilyDLS

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