GREEN BAY, Wis. (March 11, 2016) — Bob Elkins, senior vice president and general manager of Dedicated Services for Schneider, was recently named a winner of the Food Logistics Champions: Rock Stars of the Supply Chain award. This recognition identifies influential individuals in the industry whose achievements, hard work, vision and leadership have shaped and attained milestones in safety, efficiency, productivity and innovation throughout the food supply chain.
Food Logistics values Elkins for his contributions to the industry, which began with Schneider in 1997. Since he joined the team, Elkins has served a major role in helping Schneider customers deliver goods more quickly, efficiently and safely. He currently leads a division with 800 trucks and a robust team responsible for servicing some of the largest grocery suppliers across the country and playing an integral part in running large supply chains. Additionally, Elkins has led the growth of Schneider’s Dedicated Services business by 16.5 percent over the last two years.
Elkins and his team are committed to delivering best-in-class customer service and ensuring a seamless overall transportation solution for grocers.
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