Sponsors and Partners

Meet the Companies That make LINK a Success

Thank you to our 2021 Title Sponsor

DHL

DHL

As the only truly end-to-end supply chain partner, DHL is committed to delivering operational excellence for our customers by developing our people and pioneering innovative solutions. We create competitive advantage for customers through tailored logistics solutions based on globally standardized warehousing, transportation and value added services.

Premier Sponsors

Dematic Corporation

Dematic Corporation

Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 7,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.   Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally and a leading provider of warehouse automation.

FedEx Corporation

FedEx Corporation

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of $39 billion, the company offers integrated business applications through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. Consistently ranked among the world's most admired and trusted employers, FedEx inspires its more than 290,000 employees and contractors to remain "absolutely, positively" focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities. For more information, visit www.fedex.com.

Green Mountain Technology

Green Mountain Technology

Green Mountain Technology (GMT) partners with the world’s largest parcel shippers to plan, execute and monitor high volume parcel networks. Our Parcel Spend Management (PSM) solution helps businesses compete in today’s hyper-competitive parcel marketplace. It simplifies network complexity, drives increased profitability, and enhances the customer shipping experience. It starts with a best in class parcel audit and invoice automation, then leverages that data for advanced analytics, optimization, and ongoing network improvement and contract management projects. GMT’s highly engaged, strategic delivery model, unique network modeling and re-rating technology, and Fortune 500 customer base, uniquely positions GMT to deliver unparalleled value. Our customers represent more than $6 billion in parcel spend and consistently experience a 5-10X return, net of our fees. Learn more at GreenMountainTechnology.com.

Kurt Salmon

Kurt Salmon

Kurt Salmon’s Consumer Group consults with top-tier retail and consumer-facing businesses in the major global consumer markets. The firm leads transformational change in our clients’ businesses, and in doing so, drives superior financial results. We approach our work by deeply understanding clients’ consumers and businesses, creating growth and operating strategies based on this understanding, and leading the design and execution of business solutions.

National Retail Systems, Inc.

National Retail Systems, Inc.

National Retail Systems, Inc. (NRS) includes Keystone Freight Corp. & National Retail Transportation, Inc. (NRT). NRS is a family-owned and operated 3PL company that has been providing logistics services for the world’s leading retailers for 65+ years. Our hub locations include: New York/New Jersey; LA/Long Beach; Inland Empire, CA; Savannah, GA; Columbus, OH; Greensboro, NC; and Baltimore, MD.

Executive Sponsors

ArcBest

ArcBest

ArcBest® is a leading logistics company with solutions for any supply chain need. We offer ground, air and ocean transportation through our LTL carrier ABF Freight®, our Panther Premium Logistics® fleet, and an extensive capacity network. But we’re more than logistics. We’re creative problem solvers, focused on understanding our customers’ products and services, and designing solutions that simplify processes, improve productivity and grow business.

BNSF Railway

BNSF Railway

BNSF Railway is one of North America’s leading freight transportation companies. BNSF operates approximately 32,500 route miles of track in 28 states and also operates in three Canadian provinces. BNSF is one of the top transporters of consumer goods, grain and agricultural products, low-sulfur coal, and industrial goods such as petroleum, chemicals, housing materials, food and beverages. BNSF’s shipments help feed, clothe, supply, and power American homes and businesses every day. BNSF and its employees have developed one of the most technologically advanced, and efficient railroads in the industry. We work continuously to improve the value of the safety, service, energy, and environmental benefits we provide to our customers and the communities we serve.

Test Drive LLC

Test Drive LLC

Test Drive is the industry's first ANTI-broker. No back solicitation clause Full rate and carrier transparency Industry's lowest fixed margin of 2% Advocates for shippers and carriers contracting directly Prefer drop trailer required lanes As a strategic partner, our transparent model advocates for a direct shipper-carrier relationship. Through testing multiple shipments, become confident in a carrier prior to contracting them directly. Retail shippers benefit by adding capacity for today's shipments, while securing partners for the future. Do you test drive your car before buying it? Why not 'test drive' your new carrier before contracting?

TFI International

TFI International

ABOUT TFI INTERNATIONAL -- TFI International Inc. is a North American leader in the transportation and logistics industry, operating across the United States, Canada and Mexico through its subsidiaries. TFI International creates value for shareholders by identifying strategic acquisitions and managing a growing network of wholly-owned operating subsidiaries. Under the TFI International umbrella, companies benefit from financial and operational resources to build their businesses and increase their efficiency. TFI International companies service the following segments:   Package and Courier; Less-Than-Truckload; Truckload; Logistics and Last Mile.   TFI International Inc. is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: TFII) and the OTCQX marketplace in the U.S. (OTCQX: TFIFF). For more information, visit http://www.tfiintl.com.

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LINK COLLABORATORS

RILA is proud to announce that FMI, the Food Industry Association, will be a LINK 2021 Collaborator, bringing education and expertise on issues surrounding supply chain within the food industry. We’re excited to welcome FMI and their members to join us for a remarkable 2021 event.
 

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