News/Events

Port Jersey Logistics Recognized Among 2014 Top Third-Party and Cold Storage Providers by Food Logistics Magazine

Monroe Township, NJ – Port Jersey Logistics (PJL), a full-service third-party logistics provider of warehousing, transportation and value-added solutions, once again ranks among Food Logistics’ list of “Top 100 Third-party Logistics and Cold Storage Providers.” Food Logistics acknowledges Port Jersey Logistics’ capability as a turnkey operations provider.  PJL’s wide scope of services include freight management, product packaging, repacking, heat-shrink wrapping, labeling and ticketing, product return services, creation of point-of-purchase displays, container drayage and fulfillment services. This honor recognized...
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Port Jersey Logistics’ New Facility in Cranbury, NJ to Become Corporate Headquarters

Port Jersey Logistics (PJL), a full-service third-party logistics provider of warehousing, transportation and value-added solutions, recently announced the expansion of its New Jersey operations.  To meet the needs of its growing client base, Port Jersey has consolidated three of its existing facilities and acquired additional space.     The new facility will encompass nearly 450,000 square feet of food grade warehousing space – allowing for up to 46,000 pallets to be stored in this location.  Effective December 1st, 2014,...
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Port Jersey Logistics Hires Jeff Scardone as Warehouse Supervisor

Monroe Township, NJ – Port Jersey Logistics (PJL), a leading third party logistics service provider, recently appointed Jeff Scardone to the position of Warehouse Supervisor.  Mr. Scardone will be located in PJL’s primary facility in Monroe Township, NJ. In his new role, Mr. Scardone is responsible for the day-to-day coordination and exectuion of all warehousing activity.  This includes leading or overseeing receiving, storage, and shipment of products in a manner consistent with Port Jersey Logistics’ high standards for customer service and overall cost-effectiveness. Prior to joining Port...
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Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

Thursday, April 24th, was Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, a national, public educational program where parents are encouraged to bring their children to their place of employment.  It helps children connect what they learn at school with the actual working world and allows them to see mom or dad “in action.”  This extremely popular program was started in 1993 by feminist activist Gloria Steinem and the Ms. Foundation for Women to build young girls’ self-esteem and help them envision themselves in a...
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PJL Hosts TCNJ Students

To supplement their classroom instruction, Operations Management students at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) were asked to visit a New Jersey-based manufacturing or distribution firm that would allow them to observe their operation and provide a valuable, real-world learning experience.  Earlier this month, a group of five TCNJ students chose to visit Port Jersey Logistics. After a full-day interactive tour and an in-depth on-site interview with one of PJL’s senior-level operations managers, students were exposed to...
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Timely Port Status Updates: A Solution for Congestion

Cargo backlogs and trucker congestion problems at the Port of New York and New Jersey have been ongoing for several months.  The issues are abundantly clear – a systemic shortage of chassis, a lack of drivers, insufficient equipment and technology, poor productivity at the Ocean terminals due to a severe labor shortage, and meager terminal planning, procedures and systems to name a few.  An especially harsh winter with numerous snowstorms only exacerbated these pre-existing challenges, resulting in frequent terminal closings and slowed operations.   To keep customers...
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Typhoon Haiyan claimed the lives of more than 6,200 Filipinos

On November 8, 2013, the strongest storm ever recorded at landfall struck the Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan claimed the lives of more than 6,200 Filipinos and left nearly two million residents homeless. In the major port city of Tacloban, 90% of structures were either destroyed or damaged while other cities, such as Ormoc, reported similarly severe levels of infrastructure devastation. The immediate and widespread need for humanitarian aid ranked among history’s most urgent. In the hours and days following Haiyan, reports streamed in of new casualties resulting...
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Port Jersey Logistics Recognized by Global Trade Magazine among best temperature controlled 3PL Providers

(Monroe Township, NJ) – Port Jersey Logistics, a leading public warehousing and distribution company, has been named by Global Trade Magazines one of the top providers of temperature-controlled third-party logistics services. The honor recognizes Port Jersey Logistics’ state-of-the-art systems and facilities that meet a wide range of cold supply chain logistics requirements. This includes the Food & Beverage sector, as each of PJL’s storage facilities are certified food-grade, AIB approved, Organic Certified, and FDA registered. PJL also is equipped to handle a complete spectrum of products...
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