Carter Logistics, LLC is a full-service third-party logistics (3PL) provider for manufacturing companies in North America. The company offers supply chain management services, including shared milk run, full and less-than truckload services by dry van, refrigerated, and flatbed trailers, warehousing, and global ocean and air expedite services.
Carter Logistics’ 143,000 square foot cross dock distribution center in Vandalia, Ohio is the largest facility in the company’s network, and it benefits from its proximity to Interstates 70 and 75. Completed in 2012, Carter Logistics invested $5 million to construct the facility which employs approximately 120 workers. Designed to allow simultaneous unloading and loading of trailers, Carter Logistics uses the cross dock facility to cut down on its customers’ warehousing costs.
One of Carter Logistics primary customers served by its Vandalia distribution center is Toyota. The facility receives parts from Tier 1 and Tier 2 suppliers and distributes them to OEM manufacturing sites throughout the United States.