Wilder, Ky., Aug. 29, 2013 — RWI Transportation, an asset-based logistics company providing regional and national truckload, expedited, and refrigerated warehousing services, announces they were selected by Food Logistics magazine as a 2013 “Top 3PL and Cold Storage Provider.” This is the second consecutive year RWI Transportation was named to the list, primarily due to the company’s strengths in over-the-road, expedited, air, and warehousing capabilities.
“RWI Transportation is committed to maintaining the integrity of its customers’ temperature-controlled, perishable shipments,” said Richard Bauer, executive vice president and general manager of RWI Transportation. RWI also has led the industry in gathering market intelligence through its most research project just last year, the 2012 Temperature-Controlled Transportation Report.

Managing in excess of 100,000 shipments annually, RWI handles temperature-controlled and dry freight, and also has specialized expertise in handling fresh produce and other perishable food commodities. RWI is an affiliate of the Castellini Group of Companies, which combines to form one of the largest distributors of fresh produce in the United States. For further information on RWI, visit http://www.RWItrans.com.

“This year’s list reflects the growing diversity of 3PLs and cold storage providers operating in the food supply chain, who are adapting to changing demands from their customers and end consumers alike,” said Lara Sowinski, editor-in-chief of Food Logistics magazine. “Whether the 3PL or cold storage provider is a small, specialized player or one with international reach and resources, the companies we’ve included for 2013 share a commitment to providing measurable value and industry expertise to their customers.”

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RWI Transportation LLC is an asset-based logistics company that provides regional and national truckload, expedited, and refrigerated warehousing services for refrigerated and dry products. RWI is an affiliate of the Castellini Group of Companies, which forms one of the largest distributors of fresh fruits and vegetables in the United States. For more information, visit www.rwitrans.com.