Worley Blog

EXCITING DAYS AHEAD

Posted on: December 30th, 2013 by Clifford F. Lynch

As 2013 draws to a close, it is difficult to imagine a more hectic year in the supply chain. A slowly recovering economy, an unemployment rate that is still too high, government inaction on the important things, and too much action on others have added stress to the already difficult task of supply chain management. […]

LSEDI

Posted on: December 12th, 2013 by Clifford F. Lynch

Even though, by most accounts, the economy continues to move sideways, one segment of the supply chain industry continues to add value and increase its revenues. While growth has been moderate, the volume of business done by the logistics service providers has continued to increase even as other firms in the supply chain have not […]

Omnichannel Distribution – Are you Ready?

Posted on: October 3rd, 2013 by Worley

A Special Report “Stores: the weak link in omnichannel distribution” showcased in the August 5, 2013 issue of DC Velocity, speaks directly to the value of a solid partner for Business to Consumer (B2C) commerce.  When it comes to online order fulfillment, retail network fulfillment focuses on in-store retail outlets as they cater to the “In-store Buying Experience.”

Behavior Based Safety Program

Posted on: July 2nd, 2013 by Worley

At Worley, safety is not just our number one priority; it is also our number one company value. Our safety program is unique in that every employee plays a significant role in achieving our incident/injury free goal.
So, how do we make sure our employees go home safe every day?…

Emerging Logistics Hot Spots

Posted on: July 1st, 2013 by Worley

As the economy continues to regain strength, there are regions which are positioned and prepared to support the nation’s growing logistics needs efficiently. Logistics “Hot Spots” such as Kansas City, St. Louis and Will County, IL, are demonstrating their capability as commerce friendly connections for initiating and terminating traffic for dispersion across the Midwest. This […]

Worley Honored with "Above and Beyond" Award

Posted on: April 30th, 2012 by Worley

On April 14, 2012, Worley was honored by the Iowa Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve at a luncheon in Des Moines, IA as a recipient of the “Above and Beyond” award. “It was a very humbling experience to receive this award and for Worley to be appreciated at this level”, stated […]

Carrying on a Legacy: Remembering Bob

Posted on: April 23rd, 2012 by Worley

Robert G. Worley passed peacefully on April 22, 2012, surrounded by family in Fort Myers, Florida.  He was known in Eastern Iowa as an entrepreneur and nationally within the logistics community as an innovator committed to quality. Relying on a combination of vision, dedication and commitment to hard work, Bob launched Worley Warehousing, Inc. in […]