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Company Spotlight: Women in Logistics

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we sat down with some of the women at The DeWitt Companies to talk about their role and experience working in the logistics industry. These are just a few of the talented women who have helped our companies become industry leaders, and continue to ensure our businesses run efficiently on a daily basis. Here are their stories: Tanielle Igros, Account Relations Manager Approved Freight Forwarders How long have you been in the field of logistics? Before I worked at Approved, I came from the transportation world. I actually worked for an airline for 15 years as a passenger service […]

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Our Plan for COVID-19 – Committed to Your Supply Chain

March 20, 2020 Dear Partners, On March 19, 2020, the Governor of California announced a new phase of containment to combat the spread of COVID-19. The “Safer at Home” emergency order calls for “all residents to stay inside their residences and immediately limit all outside movement.” This order will have an impact on many industries, but what does it mean for your supply chain? As a transportation and logistics company, Approved Freight Forwarders is considered essential, and our operations will be 100% functional during the stay at home mandate. Read more about the order at the links below Stay Home Except for Essential Needs: https://covid19.ca.gov/stay-home-except-for-essential-needs/ […]

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3 Exercises to Do at Your Desk

Not everyone in the logistics industry works in the warehouse. Many of us aren’t constantly lifting boxes, hopping on and off forklifts, and stretching around to wrap, tie and secure product. Most logistics professionals are in the office. While we may have the benefit of year round climate control, our bodies miss out on important exercise at work, which can leave us feeling stressed and worn down. If you are like the Approved ‘Ohana, you’re constantly looking for ways to improve your health, and balance a healthy lifestyle with a rigorous work schedule. But we also don’t want to be that person in the office, […]

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