Market Monday – 04/29/24

04/29/2024

White House Designates $1.5B in Push for Freight Decarbonization

Market Monday | 04/22/24

04/22/2024

Relaxing Trucking Tax in Maryland

EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH- MARCH 2024

04/18/2024

Congratulations to Paige Scupra on being our Employee of the Month for the month of March! Summit Logistics Group is thankful for everything you do.

Market Monday | 04/15/24

04/15/2024

Taiwan’s Earthquake Impact on the Chip Industry

MARKET MONDAY | 04/08/24

04/08/2024

Drone Delivery Providers Advancing in 2024

Market Monday | 04/01/24

04/01/2024

Cargo Ship Crash Levels Baltimore Bridge

Market Monday | 03/25/2024

03/25/2024

Nearshoring Surge for Textile Industry Shippers in the Americas

Market Monday | 03/18/2024

03/18/2024

Middle-Market Companies Continue to Struggle Post-Pandemic

Market Monday | 03/11/2024

03/11/2024

The Call for More Reefers Manufactured in the Western Hemisphere

Employee of the Month

03/08/2024

Congratulations to Carmel Moffo-Hackert on being our Employee of the Month! Summit Logistics group is thankful for everything you do.

MARKET MONDAY | 03/04/2024

03/04/2024

Supply Chain Stakeholders Integrating Digitalization

MARKET MONDAY | 02/19/2024

02/19/2024

EU Passes New Clean Energy Law

Market Monday | 02/12/2024

02/12/2024

Carrier Diversification Dwindles

Market Monday | 02/05/2024

02/05/2024

Red Sea Crisis: Rerouting The World’s Biggest Cargo Ships Amidst War

A Week With Summit

02/01/2022

Over the last week the Summit team has been busy. Last Wednesday we were able to attend another wonderful night at CastleBranch. The burrito bowls paired perfectly with Edward Teach beer. The team even got a little competitive over Bingo and won! Our administrative specialist now has an official TekMountain yeti for the office. Friday […]

Party, Ugly Sweaters and Gifts, OH DEER!

12/29/2021

Summit Logistics Group knows how to celebrate the holiday and celebrate each other. Check out a few of the amazing pictures taken of our team, by our team. Thursday, December 16, our Team hit the town in our best formal wear to celebrate out goal breaking team who not only exceeded personal goals but smashed […]

Back to Back Champions

12/15/2021

Our team member, Nicholas Sander, and his softball team won the city championship! Blackburn Brothers Seafood sponsors this group who have been playing baseball since they were kids. They all stuck together and are now two time champions. We love seeing our Summit Logistics Group team succeeding both in the office and on the field. […]

Staff BBQ Fundraiser for Wounded Warrior Project

04/18/2024

Last Friday, Summit Logistics Group, LLC hosted a luncheon barbeque fundraiser for the Wounded Warrior Project. We had pulled pork and chicken, chips, mac and cheese, sweet tea, lemonade and coleslaw. We are proud to be a corporate partner with the Wounded Warrior Project, which is a nonprofit organization that helps veterans receive mental health […]

Market Monday | 12/04/2023

12/04/2023

Atlanta Airport Creating a Major Expansion: Growth with Air Cargo in the Southeast

Market Monday | 11/27/2023

11/27/2023

Forward and Inward Facing Camera Advancements with Artificial Intelligence

Market Monday | 11/13/2023

11/13/2023

Holiday Season on the Approach! How does this affect the Logistics Industry?

Market Monday | 11/06/2023

11/06/2023

Latest News with Recent Port Adjustments

Market Monday | 10/23/2023

10/23/2023

ATA Members Remind Us of the Importance of Trucking with their 90th Anniversary

Market Monday | 10/09/2023

10/09/2023

Cybersecurity Threats in the Trucking Industry

Market Monday | 09/25/2023

09/25/2023

Trucking Priorities Pressed on Congress by Freight Executives

Market Monday | 09/18/2023

09/18/2023

Workers on Strike: Detroit Automakers

Market Monday | 08/28/2023

08/28/2023

Marathon Petroleum Corp. Shutdown: Massive Fire

Market Monday | 08/21/2023

08/21/2023

AI Helping the Logistics Industry

2023 Inc. 5000 Reveal!

08/15/2023

For the second year in a row, Summit Logistics Group was named to the Inc. Magazines 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies!! Summit Logistics Group was ranked #190, #9 in Logistics and Transportation, #4 in North Carolina and #1 in Wilmington!! “Making this list for the second year in a row in an […]

Market Monday | 08/07/2023

08/07/2023

“Yellow” 100-Year-Old Company Shutdown

Market Monday | 07/31/2023

07/31/2023

Cargo Theft Rising- Risks Increased 57%

Market Monday | 07/24/2023

07/24/2023

Canada Dockworkers – New Vote? Labor Unrest Disrupting Millions in Trade

Market Monday | 07/17/2023

07/17/2023

Why is There a Push for Veterans to Join the Trucking Industry?

Market Monday | 07/10/2023

07/10/2023

Ohio Sued by Rail Industry: Crew Size Rule

Market Monday | 06/26/2023

06/26/2023

Race to Fix I-95 Bridge, how is NASCAR Involved?

Market Monday | 06/19/2023

06/19/2023

Trucker Boycott in Florida: Senate Bill 1718?

Market Monday | 06/12/2023

06/12/2023

I-95 Closure- Philadelphia

Market Monday | 02/20/2023

02/20/2023

Congestion in large area ports?

Market Monday | 02/13/2023

02/13/2023

How does Valentine’s Day affect the logistics industry?

Market Monday | 02/06/2023

02/06/2023

Self-driving semi-trucks?

Market Monday | 01/23/2023

01/23/2023

Intermodal Challenges in 2023?

Market Monday | 01/16/2023

01/16/2023

Are we going to run out of diesel?

Food Truck Friday – Smash N Dash

09/16/2022

We had a new visitor today for Food Truck Friday at Summit Logistics Group! Smash N Dash specializes in Smash Burgers and Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs varying from “The Deluxe” to “The Hangover” with Bacon, Eggs, Cheddar Cheese sauce, Lettuce, Tomato, Onions, and Smash Sauce (which they should also sell by the bottle). The food was a […]

Never a Dull Moment

09/14/2022

Last week there was a Prospecting Call competition that involved each Account Executive submitting their best call, to be judged on by their peers.  The winner was to win $100, and of course it led to a 3 way tie.  That lead to this creative tie-breaker, and the winning putt!  Congratulations Cody McPherson, that was […]

Carrier Spotlight – Republic Carriers of Texas, LLC.

09/14/2022

At Summit Logistics Group, we’ve spent years building relationships with the best carriers in the business.  Today we’d like to feature Republic Carriers of Texas, LLC.  “Gilbert Salinas stepped in at the very last hour (2 am) to pick up a load that was scheduled for a strict appt time of 8 am that same […]

Food Truck Friday w/Paella Fusion

09/09/2022

Food Truck Friday at Summit Logistics Group! This week’s truck was Paella Fusion, they do a fantastic job of keeping the favorites on their menu and introducing one or two new items each visit. Birria Tacos, Nachos, Quesadillas and Empanadas are always a fantastic start to this weekend! 

Employee Spotlight-Sarah Turner

08/31/2022

Congratulations to Sarah Turner, Summit Logistics Group’s Employee of the Month for August 2022!!!

Businesses on the Rise: These Wilmington Companies are Among the Nation’s Fastest Growing

08/26/2022

There’s a great article in today’s Star News, we are proud to be on this list representing Wilmington, NC. Thanks to our customers for your trust in us, and thanks to our associates for the work that it took to make it here. 1654% growth over the last three years and we’re just getting started.  […]

Carrier Spotlight-R&R Trucking of Central Florida

08/25/2022

At Summit Logistics Group, we’ve spent years building relationships with the best carriers in the business. Today we’d like to feature R&R Trucking of Central Florida.  A Stellar Flatbed Carrier that has performed beyond expectations.The Communication, Professionalism, and reliability are unmatched.Randy and his team are great in every category that you’d look for in a Hauler.They […]

Thank You to our Customers!

08/23/2022

Several Wilmington-Area Businesses Land on Inc. 5000 List

08/22/2022

Thanks to the Greater Wilmington Business Journal for the mention! We are thrilled to be a part of this year’s Inc. 5000 list (#353) and want to thank our customers for your trust in us. Congratulations to the 10 other area businesses that also represent this thriving community, we are proud to call Wilmington, NC our home.   […]

Food Truck Friday w/Eat @ Eastside Sandwich Truck

08/19/2022

Happy Food Truck Friday from Summit Logistics Group! Each Friday we celebrate the end of the week with one Wilmington’s best food trucks. Eat @ Eastside braved the weather to serve THE BEST sandwiches, their bread is seriously amazing and the flavor combinations they are putting together will make you want to get a second […]

Volleyball season is in full stride at Capt’n Bill’s

08/19/2022

Thursday night volleyball at Capt’n Bill’s and Summit Logistics Group came to play! Working together as a team out on the court comes naturally for this group, and we are getting better every week. Our first rivalry was born last night, as emotions from last week came forward again during our first game of the night and […]

Inc. 5000 News Release

08/16/2022

Summit Logistics Group ranks #353 on the 2022 Inc. 5000 List!!!

08/16/2022

Greetings from Summit Logistics Group!  This morning we had an unexpected celebration for the team, as we announced our placement on this year’s Inc. 5000 list.  This list is “the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the US, based on the percentage of revenue growth rate”.  We ranked #353, out of the 5000 companies chosen!!!  This […]

Contract Truckload Rates Are Likely Dropping

08/08/2022

“The spread between spot and contract rates has averaged around record low levels (~-74 cents a mile) since early May. That said, the rate differential is too large to sustain for long. Some level of rate decrease will occur if demand-side conditions remain at or below current levels. Judging from history, it would appear a […]

Food Truck Friday with Paella Fusion

08/05/2022

Food Truck Friday is back at Summit Logistics Group! What better way to kick off the weekend than some Latin Street Food! They have so much skill that they bring to each authentic item on their menu, there’s a reason we schedule them every chance we get. 

SLG Volleyball is Heating Up When the Sun Goes Down

08/05/2022

Summit Logistics Group was back out on the court last night at Capt’n Bill’s. Week 2 of the season is in the books and we are climbing up the standings, some things are just more fun when the sun goes down! 

Feeding the 1 in 5 Children in New Hanover County that Struggle with Hunger

08/04/2022

Today Summit Logistics Group dropped off our first food donation to NourishNC. For 12 years, NourishNC’s mission has been to feed the 1 in 5 children in New Hanover County who struggle with hunger.  Head to https://nourishnc.org/ to find out more about supporting this fantastic cause! 

Employee Spotlight – Nicholas Sander

08/03/2022

Congratulations to Nick Sander, Summit Logistics Group’s Employee of the Month for July 2022!!!

Making a Difference in our Community

08/01/2022

There is no limit to what a few people can achieve. Over the weekend, Summit Logistics Group partnered with Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity to assist in the dream of home ownership. Originating in 1976, Habitat for Humanity has improved living conditions for over 39 million people. Pretty great way to spend a Saturday. 

Employee Spotlight – Vincent Hagedorn

07/07/2022

The Fight to end Alzheimer’s Disease

06/17/2022

An estimated 6.5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s Disease and we have a chance to make an impact. Summit Logistics Group is fundraising for the Alzheimer’s Association, and taking part in the Wilmington, NC Walk To End Alzheimer’s. Our Goal is to reach $2000 in donations for this cause.  Now for the fun part…WHEN we reach […]

Employee Spotlight – Dani Bennett

05/06/2022

Our employees are what makes Summit Logistics Group an incredible place to work!

Cinco de Mayo

05/05/2022

Summit Celebrated Cinco de Mayo in the garden with our friends from CastleBranch. There was food from Islands Fresh Mex, cervezas from our sister company Edward Teach Brewery, music, games and the weather was perfect. Thanks to CastleBranch for being such great neighbors!!!

Jersey Thursday!

12/02/2021

From now until the Super Bowl we will be doing Jersey Thursday here at Summit Logistics Group. We have such an amazing team that are taking advantage of being able to support their teams while working harder than ever! These Account Executives and Logistic Coordinators work hard to get the best rate to get your […]

Halloween at Summit

10/29/2021

To celebrate the holiday and have a little fun a few members of out team decided to dress up Friday, October 29 for a contest. Our Director, Nate, offered a prize some could not refuse we all got to see the costumes the team could come up with in only a week! Take a look […]

Welcome our newest hires!

10/20/2021

This week we had the pleasure of welcoming SIX new Account Executives to our ever growing company. Here at Summit Logistics Group we are looking for enthusiastic individuals with diverse backgrounds to bring new knowledge and energy to our team. Join us in welcoming these amazing individuals! Anes Bekric Anes brings a high level of […]

Growing Our Company

09/08/2021

Welcome to the Team! Summit Logistics Group is pleased to have new Account Executives joining our record-breaking team. Please join us in congratulating these talented new execs. Alicia Mikat Alicia started her transportation career when she was 18 joining the Army as a truck driver, while transitioning into the civilian world she immediately put her […]