News/Events

Port Jersey Logistics to Showcase 3PL Services at “Summer Fancy Food Show,” June 28-30 in NYC

Port Jersey Logistics (PJL), a leading third-party (3PL) logistics service provider, will showcase its suite of 3PL services at Booth #1151 of the Summer Fancy Food Show, June 28-30 at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City. The show is sponsored by the Specialty Food Association, whose food- and beverage-producing member companies comprise a significant share of PJL’s customer base.   The Summer Fancy Food Show is North America’s largest specialty food and beverage event and the leading showcase of industry innovation, bringing specialty food's...
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Port Congestion – NJ & NY Port Update

Everyone is well aware of the issues that faced the West Coast ports a couple months back.  Most importers were at a standstill while the IWLU negotiations were taking place, forcing ships into a holding pattern off the coast of California.  Port Congestion and work slowdowns made it virtually impossible to get containers from the Port Terminals and resulted in excessive demurrage charges and congestion surcharges being put into place by local drayage providers. Many importers who relied on the West Coast ports either enacted contingency...
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This year’s WERC Conference

The 38th Annual WERC Conference (Warehousing Education and Research Council) took place this week on Sunday March 3rd through Wednesday March 6th.  Manufacturers, Third Party Logistics providers and vendors gathered in Orlando, FL for this conference. Nearly 700 professionals in the logistics industry took part in more than 80 educational seminars, several peer sharing discussions and facility tours.  The purpose of these events were to highlight industry best practices and share emerging trends that significantly impact warehouse and distribution center operations. Topics included; JIT (Just-In-Time) warehouse...
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