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Canton, OH – December 28, 2018 - Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive's user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has selected Total Distribution, Inc. as a recipient of an SDCE Green Supply Chain Award for 2018.

The Green Supply Chain Award recognizes companies making green or sustainability a core part of their supply chain strategy, and are working to achieve measurable sustainability goals within their own operations and supply chains. The awards also recognize providers of supply chain solutions and services assisting their customers in achieving measurable sustainability goals.

This year's 10th-annual awards recognize small, mid-size and large enterprises that leveraged green practices and solutions to further drive sustainable improvements in their supply chain.

“This year’s award recipients place a critical emphasis on green initiatives within their companies and supply chains,” says John R. Yuva, editor for Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “Entries provide examples of innovative approaches and impressive metrics of sustainability programs.

“We congratulate this year’s honorees for their commitment to sustainability and recognize their tremendous achievements,” Yuva adds. “Our honorees serve as role models for supply chains globally to expand their reach and impact of green leadership.”


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About Total Distribution, Inc./Peoples Services, Inc.

Peoples Services, Inc. is a network of wholly owned 3PL companies including Total Distribution, Peoples Cartage and Terminal Warehouse that provides quality supply chain logistics, freight brokerage and asset-based transportation services. The company specializes in food grade storage along with polymers, auto, chemicals and customized packaging and fulfillment services. The American Institute of Bakers (AIB) – a trade organization with strict food safety, quality standards and auditing processes – has certified three of Total Distribution’s food-grade facilities in the Fremont area. It has over 20 registered FDA food distribution facilities with adherence to FDA recommended security guidelines in practices. Peoples Services operates over 7.5 million square feet of warehouse space in 42 facilities across seven states. For more information, visit www.peoplesservices.com.
Jacksonville, Fla. – July 16, 2018 – Total Distribution, Inc. (formerly The Grimes Companies), a leader in warehousing, logistics and supply chain management, has been named one of the 2018 Jacksonville Fast 50. The Fast 50 recognizes the fastest-growing, privately held companies in Northeast Florida based on revenue growth over the past three years. 2018 marks Grimes/Total Distribution, Inc.’s third consecutive award year, ranking 24th overall this year.

“We have a dynamic sales team, our existing clients are growing and we have an excellent staff,” said Total Distribution, Inc. Director of Warehouse Operations, Dusty Locke.

About Total Distribution, Inc.: Total Distribution, Inc. is a leading provider of third-party logistics services including warehousing, packaging, trucking, supply chain and staffing. Total Distribution, Inc. was also recently named to Food Logistics’ Top Green Providers list for 2018 for enhancing sustainability within the food and beverage industry through their products, services and exemplary leadership. Founded in Jacksonville as The Grimes Companies in 1972, Total Distribution, Inc. is part of Peoples Services, Inc., which operates over 7.5 million square feet of warehouse space in 42 facilities across seven states. www.grimescompanies.com www.peoplesservices.com
Jacksonville, Fla. – July 16, 2018 – Total Distribution, Inc. (formerly The Grimes Companies), a leader in warehousing, logistics and supply chain management, has been named one of the 2018 Jacksonville Fast 50.

Ohio-based Peoples Services has purchased local logistics leader Grimes Logistics Services.

Ike Sherlock President

After 46 years in logistics, Neil Porter, President, will be retiring at the end of March 2018.

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Jacksonville, FL – July 21, 2017 The Grimes Companies are pleased to announce that Grimes Warehousing Services has been recognized as one of the 50 Fastest Private Sector Companies in Northeast Florida in 2017 for the second year in a row by the Jacksonville Business Journal (JBJ).

Jacksonville, FL - July 13, 2017 It has been a great year for Grimes Warehousing Services! Our warehousing company is celebrating two years of warehouse safety with no lost-time incidents or accidents!

Jacksonville, FL – June 5, 2017 The Grimes Companies is pleased to announce James McMaster as the new Director of Transportation for Grimes Trucking Company. McMaster carries over 35 years of experience in the transportation industry to include LTL, flatbed, dry van, refrigerated, and intermodal transportation.

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