(Newfield, New Jersey – September 19, 2022) – RLS Logistics, a leading 3PL company and cold chain solutions provider, is proud to announce that it has been named Refrigerated and Frozen Food Magazine’s Logistics Provider of the Year for its cold chain optimization, network growth, and sustainability efforts.
“We are honored and humbled to be named the logistics provider of the year,” said Russell Leo, CEO of RLS Logistics. “I attribute our success to our dynamic team who goes above and beyond to ensure our customers have the best RLS experience possible.”
With RLS’ nationwide cold storage warehouses, customers benefit from flexible and custom tailored cold storage, transportation, and direct to consumer fulfillment services, allowing them to be a preferred cold chain solutions partner. RLS has experienced growth in new geographical markets and service offerings over the years through expansion and acquisitions.
RLS Logistics and its affiliate RLS Partners launched a national expansion plan in 2020 with sights of expanding into the 12 US megaregions, Canada, and Mexico. In addition to company growth, RLS takes the lead for safety and technology in the food chain industry. A proud British Retail Consortium Global Standard (BRCGS) partner and Top Food Chain Technology Provider, the company understands the importance of protecting customers’ brands. BRCGS is a globally recognized certification for food safety and quality.
Furthermore, RLS is recognized for its sustainability efforts and green initiatives within the logistics industry. New RLS cold storage warehouses are built with low energy consuming CO2 refrigeration systems, removing the use of harmful gases such as freon. High density mobile racking is utilized at the Delanco, New Jersey cold storage to store 42% more product within the same carbon footprint. Solar fields and roof panels are the primary power sources at the New Jersey 3pl company.
“On behalf of the entire RLS family, I would like to say thank you for this recognition as Logistics Provider of the Year,” said Leo. “We have been a family owned 3pl company for the last 50 years. The growth and achievements I have seen within the company are credited to our tremendous team members who show up to work every day and execute for our customers. We look forward to serving our team members and customers for another 50 years.”
ABOUT RLS LOGISTICS: Headquartered in Newfield, NJ, RLS Logistics is a family-owned, third-party logistics provider specializing in value-added cold chain solutions, including LTL and FTL transportation, cold storage warehousing, and direct-to-consumer fulfillment. Founded in 1968, the company has been owned and managed by the Leo family for over 50 years and has grown into a leading integrated cold chain 3PL. For more information, visit https://www.rlslogistics.com/.