ATLANTA, Ga. (April 24) — STORD®, the pioneer of Networked Distribution, next-generation warehousing and distribution for modern shippers, today announced two new industry awards for supply chain innovation.
Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s Practitioner Pros to Know: The Pros to Know Awards recognize supply chain executives, and manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises, that are leading initiatives to drive innovation in supply chain to address the significant challenges of today’s business climate. STORD shares the list with Coyote Logistics, Manhattan Associates, Accenture, Chainalytics, FitBit, and more.
Food Logistics’ Rock Stars of the Supply Chain: Food Logistics’ Champions: Rock Stars of the Supply Chain Awards recognize the industry’s most influential executives for their hard work, vision and leadership in shaping the global food supply chain. The champions represent different industry segments and individuals who spearheaded partnerships among growers, packers, processors, retailers and logistics providers. Other recipients include Sealand Maersk, Smithfield Foods, the Absolut Company, and more.
“Shippers today face tough challenges,” said Sean Henry, founder and CEO, STORD. “Our team is honored to be recognized for our innovation in the logistics space, as we help shippers combat these challenges and thrive. We’ve seen a significant year of growth for STORD with the launch of our Networked Distribution model, a rapidly growing team, and a recent $12.3M Series A funding round. The awards and recognition we’ve earned so far in 2019 have been a testament to our growth, and we’re thrilled and humbled to be listed alongside such powerful innovators who are transforming the supply chain industry.”
In addition to the two new industry awards, STORD was recently honored by the Atlanta Business Chronicle as one of the fastest growing companies in Atlanta with a Pacesetter Award, and by Atlanta Inno as a 50 on Fire Company. Earlier in 2019, STORD was named a Top 10 Innovative Company by the Technology Association of Georgia, and named to the Transmetrics “Logistics of the Future: Best Warehousing Startups” list.
STORD is the pioneer of Networked Distribution, next-generation warehousing and distribution for modern shippers. STORD gives companies of all sizes the warehousing and freight, real-time inventory visibility, and high-touch operations support they need to grow, delight customers, and adapt to change. Powered by a nationwide network of trusted 3PL partners, innovative software and services, and great people, STORD’s solution makes it easy for shippers in all industries to build, enhance, and optimize distribution. STORD was founded in 2015 and is based in Atlanta, Ga. To learn more, visit blog.stord.com.