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Prepare for the holidays with King’s Q3 industry report

As the leaves fall, summer sets sail and the holiday rush fast approaches, King is carving out some time to bring you all the latest news and numbers from across the logistics industry. We are now well into the last half of the year, and there is a lot of good news for retailers and […]

King doubles down on being a SmartWay High Performer

King Solutions is proud to announce that, for the second year in a row, we have been named by The Environmental Protection Agency as a SmartWay High Performer, a distinct honor that is given to less than 5% of all logistics companies that have joined their SmartWay program. At King Solutions, we have long sought […]

Summer is sweet with King’s Q2 Report

The summer season brings with it BBQs, bright sunshine and booming markets. Summer is the second highest consumer spending season (behind winter, which brings with it the holiday season). As a result, the economy and the shipping industry should keep pace with the growth and excellent numbers they have seen all year.  But we’re getting ahead of ourselves! Before we […]

Star Tribune names King Solutions a 2019 Top Workplace

King Solutions been named one of the Top Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. A complete list of those selected is available at StarTribune.com/topworkplaces2019 and will also be published in the Star Tribune Top Workplaces special section on Sunday, June 16.

King Solutions earns Governor’s Safety Award for occupational safety

King Solutions will be recognized for excellence in workplace safety and health at the Governor’s Safety Awards ceremony on May 8th. The event will take place at the 85th annual Minnesota Safety & Health Conference held at Mystic Lake Center. The company is one of 294 employers to be honored through the awards program, coordinated by the Minnesota Safety Council.

Warm up for the year with King’s Q1 industry report

Now that we’re well into 2019, it’s time to see what’s happening in the logistics industry. Q1 is always important because it sets the pace for the entire year. So far, economic growth has eased after strong growth in 2018. Average GDP growth for 2018 was 3% and experts are predicting that 2019 growth will average about 2.5%. […]