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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 […]

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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 […]

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Burris Rocky Hill Recognizes Their “Frozen Heroes”!

We’ve been running a fun new feature on our social media channel’s this year called “Frozen Heroes”. At all of our facilities we have countless team members that work day in and day out in conditions that most would never want to spend more than a few seconds in.  This week our Rocky Hill team […]

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How A Warehousing and Transportation Company Tackled The 4th Worst Winter Storm in Northeast History

When you run a business comprised of large warehouses with an emphasis on transporting food to grocery stores, a historic snowstorm like Jonas is a “Big Deal”. How do you keep operations moving, trucks on the road, and much needed food on the shelves of your customer while ensuring the safety of your team? It takes careful planning, dedication, […]

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Team Member Success Story – Michael White From Burris Atlanta

Meet Michael White. Ever since starting as a Lumper in our Burris Atlanta warehouse in the fall of 2010, he has made it his mission to grow his career with Burris. He has worked in almost every position in the warehouse and recently received a very well deserved promotion to Receiving Supervisor! Here is his […]

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