Introducing: Seed to Table Logistics

Introducing: Seed to Table Logistics

The following excerpt is from an article in The Packer, by Ashley Nickle:

Oakes Farms plans to launch its new transportation company, Seed to Table Logistics, in advance of the mid-December implementation date for the Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) mandate that presents some challenges for the produce industry.

Immokalee, Fla.-based Oakes Farms already had a logistics division with its own trucks, but now it is adding owner-operators as well.

The new company is scheduled to debut Dec. 1, and the staff is expected to grow from three people to 10-15 over the next six months.

Steve Veneziano, vice president of sales and operations for Oakes Farms, described how the change is designed to benefit customers.

“Instead of them using their own in-house logistics or outside brokers, we’re going to manage owner-operators and ensure we do what it takes to get on-time delivery to the customers,” Veneziano said, “because this industry will be interrupted pretty heavily with this ELD mandate coming into effect.”

Read the full article HERE.

4 Comments
  • Carol von Eggers
    Reply

    When will the North Naples’s store be open? Why is it taking so long to finish?

    August 14, 2018 at 6:58 pm
  • janet slater
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    Please bring a seed to table store to Fort Myers. Thank you.

    November 8, 2020 at 4:23 pm
  • Alan Firmin
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    Dear Alfie and team,

    I just wanted to let you know that the people of London, England, UK are all supporting what you are doing in Florida. Keep going and keep the pressure up because you are giving people hope. I respect your courage and determination and wish there were more people like you, especially in England. People are waking up slowly and it is because of people like you, David Icke, Alex Jones, Corbett Report, Hugo Talks, Sasha Stone, Dr Vernon Coleman, Dr Simone Gold and many many more.

    THANK YOU for the bottom of my heart.
    Alan (London, England, UK)

    February 19, 2021 at 2:34 pm

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