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How Burris Logistics is Driving Team Members to Career Success

  According to a recent report by the American Trucking Association, the trucking industry will suffer a shortage of 174,000 drivers by 2024. As of 2015, that shortage had already grown to 48,000. That same year Burris Elkton formed a partnership with the Cecil County Community College’s Mid-Atlantic Transportation and Logistics Institute. The goal was to […]

Burris Logistics will Match Donations to Bring Relief to the People of Greater Houston

Team Burris, today you have a unique opportunity to make a one time donation that will bring relief to the people of Greater Houston as they struggle to recover from Harvey. 100% of your donation goes to the American Red Cross AND Burris Logistics will match donations up to $20,000! Please, if you are able, consider clicking […]

National Forklift Safety Day – June 13, 2017

  In honor of National Forklift Safety Day 2017, I’ve collected some of our Team Members’ favorite tips for working safely on and around forklifts. Each year, too many preventable accidents injure or claim the lives of operators and bystanders.   Thanks to Richard Burns, Trainer at our Elkton location who took the time to […]

Groundbreaking in Mcdonough, Georgia

Through the eyes of the new General Manager, Ronald Kaphers Edited by Trish Metts, Photos Courtesy of the Henry County Development Authority Tuesday March 14, 2017 was one of our company’s most historical moments with the ground breaking ceremony of the McDonough, Georgia facility. The air was chilly, consumed by a brisk cold wind, but […]

Milford HR Just Got Cool

Please join us in welcoming Chris Cool to the Burris Logistics team as Vice President of Human Resources. Chris comes to us with extensive HR knowledge and experience, most recently serving as Vice President, North America for Eramet in Baltimore, MD. Having grown up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Chris is of course a Steelers fan. He now […]