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Dupré Opens Coast-to-Coast SCS Branch Offices

September 21, 2016 at 11:36 AM

Atlanta and Los Angeles Further Develop National Supply Chain and 3PL Network

Today, Dupré Logistics announces the expansion of its Strategic Capacity Services (SCS) group with the addition of branch offices in Los Angeles and Atlanta. These branch openings are part of the company’s enhanced strategy to open regional offices while further developing its national intermediary and 3PL network throughout North America to be closer to its customers. These branch offices are allowing for the onboarding of an intermodal service offering company-wide to expand the company’s reach within existing and future markets.

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Topics: Logistics, Operational Excellence, Dupre' News

Dupré, LA DOTD and local TV Station join to recognize National Driver Appreciation Week

September 20, 2016 at 9:58 AM

On Friday, September 16th,  Dupré driver trainer Flint Deemer and La. Secretary of the Department of Transportation and Development Dr. Shawn Wilson  rode a stretch of highway in South Louisiana to understand and highlight the challenges of professional drivers during National Driver Appreciation Week. 

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Dupré Logistics Named Top 100 by Transport Topics

September 15, 2016 at 2:50 PM

Transport Topics, a leading source of news and information for the U.S. freight transportation industry with an emphasis on trucking, logistics and intermodal operations, has named Dupré Logistics a Top 100 For Hire Carrier in the United States and Canada. The Lafayette, La-based company has operations throughout the country where their employees provide transportation and logistics services to customers nationwide.

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Topics: Logistics, Logistics Trends, Operational Excellence, Dupre' News

Paul Silverlieb Hired to Lead Dupré Logistics Marketing and Communications

September 6, 2016 at 10:48 AM

Today leading capacity solutions provider Dupré Logistics announced the appointment of Paul Silverlieb as Vice President of Marketing and Communications. This newly created executive position was added as part of the company’s 5-year strategic growth plan.

“Paul’s marketing experience in rapid growth businesses makes him an especially suited partner to collaborate in our own expansion efforts,” said Reggie Dupré, president and CEO. “As we grow, we continue to invest in technology, people and infrastructure. Additionally, Paul’s expertise in developing and supporting a go-to-market strategic plan in our freight brokerage and 3PL businesses will enable us to accelerate continuous improvement and growth.”

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Dupre featured in Inbound Logistics - Chemical Logistics Article

August 23, 2016 at 12:04 PM

The logistics around chemicals are both challenging and interesting. This recent article in Inbound Logistics is an informative read on this subject. This is a growth industry that Dupré Logistics is a participant in. 

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Topics: Logistics, Logistics Trends, Logistics Safety, Operational Excellence, Chemical Transportation

Dupré Logistics Hires Bob Verret as Chief Information Officer

August 22, 2016 at 4:17 PM

(LAFAYETTE, LA) – Bob Verret has been hired by Dupré Logistics, a leading capacity
solutions provider headquartered in Lafayette, LA, as Vice President and Chief
Information Officer. As Chief Information Officer Verret oversees the companies’
complex technology systems that coordinate its business and logistics functions.

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Dupré Logistics Hires Mike Weindel to Executive Leadership Position

August 17, 2016 at 11:57 AM

(LAFAYETTE, LA) – Today leading capacity solutions provider Dupré Logistics
announced the appointment of Mike Weindel as Vice President of its Strategic Capacity
Services group. This newly created position encompasses its freight brokerage and 3PL
businesses.
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For the 10th Consecutive Year, Dupré Logistics Named Top 100 3PL Provider

July 21, 2016 at 1:13 PM

Dupré Logistics has been named a Top 100 Third-Party Logistics (3PL)
provider by Inbound Logistics, a leading North American sourcing, logistics
and transportation industry magazine, for the tenth consecutive year.   The
Lafayette, LA.-based company was selected from a several-hundred candidate
pool in its yearly ranking.
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How We Impact the Challenge of Chemical Manufacturers

June 14, 2016 at 9:00 AM

The movement of hazardous materials between chemical manufacturers and their intended destination is a challenging, yet necessary piece of the logistics industry. Tank trucks haul products that have a direct impact on the economy; from gasoline to agricultural products, their movement is essential to our economy in North America. The National Tank Truck Industry states that recent data estimates the tank truck industry hauls 2.4 billion tons of freight yearly, which equals 25.6% of all truck freight (9.6 billion tons.)

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Topics: Chemical Transportation, Chemical Manufacturers

3 Common Misconceptions About Chemical Logistics

June 7, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Chemical logistics represent a large part of the nation’s trucking sector. In 2015, the National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) announced the results of research they had conducted to learn about the size and impact of the tank truck industry within the US. The results highlight the importance of this industry as one of the most specialized sectors within trucking. In fact, results show that the tank truck industry is responsible for hauling more than 2.4 billion tons of freight each year, equaling more than a quarter of all truck freight.

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Topics: Logistics