Performance Team Enters 8th Year as a SmartWay Transport Partner
LOS ANGELES, May 12, 2019 – Performance Team, a leading 3PL provider with over 30 years of experience in e-commerce, distribution, transportation, and transload/deconsolidation, is committed to cleaner air and more sustainable business practices and has extended its SmartWay Transport Partner status through May of 2020, having successfully completed its 2018 emissions reporting.
Since 2011, Performance Team has tracked and reported its carbon accounting practices in an effort to reduce the company’s role in an industry whose impact on the environment has risen as consumer demand increased.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SmartWay Transport Partnership is a voluntary program that supports companies’ initiatives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from freight supply chain transportation activities. Operational strategies, data management tools and verified technology supports are provided.
The international freight and supply chain program manages data for over 3,500 partners across all domestic shipping modes in the US and Canada. SmartWay implements its goals to lower freight carbon footprints by conducting analysis and research of freight impacts, engaging with freight experts, anticipating and responding to trends, developing strategic resources and communication strategies, and serving as an international model.
“Performance Team knows that partnering with SmartWay is good for business, people and the environment,” says Cheryl Bynum, U.S. EPA’s SmartWay Director, “By partnering with us, Performance Team is demonstrating their commitment to sustainability through cleaner, lower carbon goods movement.”
About Performance Team
Performance Team offers a full suite of ecommerce, retail, wholesale, and omni-channel distribution and transportation services, including dedicated facility management, replenishment, pick and pack, garment on hanger, value-added services, retail compliance, consolidation/deconsolidation, transload and drayage. For details on Performance Team’s full breadth of service offerings, please visit www.performanceteam.net. We’re the only thing that should come between your products and your customersTM!
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