C&D Logistics is based in Langley
Founded in 1999, C&D Logistics is a privately-owned company that provides freight shipping services and third-party logistic solutions. With a growing client base, C&D Logistics moves all kinds of freight, including air, ocean, truckload, rail, and intermodal. Founded by Bruce Matheson, C&D has been a leading provider of third-party logistics services for over 15 years.
Dana Matheson is president and CEO of C&D Logistics, a Vancouver-based logistics company. He has worked in all departments, including operations, accounting, and management. He learned from his father, who has more than 35 years of experience in the industry. He has cultivated long-term relationships with clients and has become a well-respected business leader. Matheson owns several other businesses, including 360 Industrial Movers and Cedarbrook Bakery and Bistro, as well as participating in numerous community events. The founders are hands-on and involved in every aspect of the company, including managing the company’s 22-person staff.
While Matheson doesn’t make the most money when he starts out, he’s made a lot of it. Since launching the business, he’s added a dedicated team of employees, and C&D Logistics has experienced double-digit growth every year. In fact, his wife often sneaks sandwiches under his door at 3 p.m. Matheson has even been a recipient of the Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce’s U40 Business Person of the Year award for 2015.
It provides third-party logistics and freight shipping services
For over 15 years, C&D Logistics Ltd. has specialized in moving all types of freight and equipment. The company has a full line of truckload services and is growing quickly. Located in Fort Langley, British Columbia, C&D Logistics employs 27 people and moved 98 million pounds of freight and 11,498 shipments in 2015. The company is also planning to open a sales office in Toronto later this year.
As a third-party logistics and freight shipping provider, C&D Logistics has a solid reputation in the community. They’ve moved freight for four B.C. sports teams, the Langley-based Valley Traffic Systems, and large organizations such as OK Tire. Their people-focused approach extends beyond the business world, and they support over 100 nonprofit organizations in the Langley area. They also sponsor local families during the holiday season.
When it comes to managing third-party logistics, it’s vital to understand the industry’s nuances and how to improve the overall customer experience. An ideal 3PL company will have experience and a proven business model. In addition, it’ll handle international documentation and customs and duties. That’s an invaluable benefit when your company is in the early stages of development. But hiring a third-party logistics provider shouldn’t be a decision to be made lightly.
It has 20 years of experience in the North American market
Founded in 1999 by Bruce Matheson, C&D Logistics is a freight shipping and third-party logistics company. The company specializes in all types of freight movement, including air freight shipping, ocean freight shipping, truckload shipping, rail shipping, and intermodal shipping. The company’s vast network of partners throughout North America makes it a strong partner for companies in any industry.
Stuart Ross has over 30 years of purchasing experience, including a variety of technology-based industries, aviation, electronics, and engineering. He has worked with development and production teams to reduce costs, and he is highly adept at implementing new methods and contract negotiation. Stuart also has experience in budgets, quality control, and budgets. Stuart Ross brings a wealth of knowledge to the company.