CONCORD, ON, Dec. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - Kohl & Frisch, Canada's leading
national distributor of pharmaceutical and healthcare products, today
announced the extension and expansion of its relationship with CHEP,
the world's leading pallet and container pooling company. Kohl & Frisch
now ships most products from its manufacturer customers to retailers
across Canada on CHEP pallets.
CHEP has been the preferred shipping platform for Kohl and Frisch since
2009 because the solution provides improved service to their retail
customers, standardization across manufacturing customers and more
productive pallet management.
Stan Dawson, National Transportation Director of Kohl & Frisch, said:
"CHEP's high quality pallet strengthens our supply chain operations and
enables us to provide our customers what they want, how they want it.
The program dramatically improves the way we manage shipping platforms
and that makes our entire transportation network more effective."
Mouvain Lee, Vice President Supply Chain at CHEP Canada, said: "Kohl &
Frisch is a very innovative company, and we appreciate their support of
CHEP. As a team, CHEP is committed to providing them with the best
possible service and the highest quality shipping platform each and
About Kohl & Frisch
Kohl & Frisch is Canada's leading national distributor, delivering
excellence for our partners in the healthcare industry. As the
essential link between pharmaceutical manufacturers and healthcare
providers, we strive to exceed the needs of all our partners with
effective distribution and service solutions. Through excellence in
technology and innovation, we combine what manufacturers want with what
our customers need by providing a safe and reliable source of products
at competitive prices.
CHEP is a global leader in managed, returnable and reusable packaging
solutions, serving many of the world's largest companies in sectors
such as consumer goods, fresh produce, beverage and automotive. CHEP's
service is environmentally sustainable and increases efficiency for
customers while reducing operating risk and product damage. CHEP's
7,500-plus employees and 300 million pallets and containers offer
unbeatable coverage and exceptional value, supporting more than 500,000
customer touch-points in 50 countries. Our customer portfolio includes
global companies and brands such as Procter & Gamble, Sysco, Kellogg's,
Kraft, Nestlé, Ford and GM. CHEP is part of Brambles Limited. For more
information, visit www.chep.com.
SOURCE: Kohl & Frisch
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