ATA Freight Awarded EcoVadis Bronze Recognition Medal for Its Sustainability Rating,

ATA Freight, a leading global logistics and freight forwarding services provider, was recently awarded a Bronze Recognition for its Sustainability Rating from EcoVadis, the world’s most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings. The Bronze Medal recognizes sustainability performance in the top half of all rated companies globally. 

“We are honored to receive an EcoVadis Bronze Recognition Medal. Preserving our natural resources in an ethical, humane way that leverages sustainable practices and advanced technologies is integral to how we conduct business at ATA Freight,” said ATA Freight Chief Operating Officer Matt Goker. “As a world, we are already witnessing the impacts of man on our environment and it is critical that every business and every individual make a conscious effort to protect our environment. Wildfires, melting glaciers and changing climate conditions are just the tip of the iceberg. We cannot reverse what damage has been done, but we can start to make sustainability a top priority. At ATA Freight, that is our objective.”

The EcoVadis Sustainability rating methodology and resulting scorecards cover 21 sustainability criteria across four themes: environment, labor and human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement. The process was developed around seven principles which include: assessment by international experts; tailored to industry sector, country and company size; data source diversification to ensure rich stakeholder input for reliable scoring; utilization of technology to ensure a secure and confidential process and accelerated cycle time; traceability and transparency of documentation; evidence-based; and excellence through continuous improvement. The methodology is aligned with international sustainability standards including those developed by the Global Reporting Initiative, United Nations Global Compact and ISO 26000. 

ATA Freight’s business is focused on optimizing its clients supply chain ecosystem to improve their bottom line. This is achieved through its extensive portfolio of global logistics and freight forwarding services, as well as innovative shipment management solutions. Founded in 1996 in New York, the company has since evolved from a traditional freight forwarder to one of the leading providers of innovative and fully-integrated supply chain solutions ATA Freight currently has 30 strategically placed locations in six countries, including the USA, Turkey, India, China, Russia and Mexico. ATA Freight distinguishes its services with a customer-centric personal feel and a global reach, making it the ideal choice for customers that have complex logistics needs and demand flexible and agile solutions around the clock. 

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ATA Freight Earns Recognition as John Deere “Partner-Level Supplier”,

ATA Freight, a leading global logistics and freight forwarding services provider, can add to an already impressive list of achievement with its latest announcement that it has earned recognition as a Partner-level Supplier for 2020 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating. ATA Freight was selected for the honor in recognition of its dedication to providing products and services of outstanding quality, as well as its commitment to continuous improvement. 
 
ATA Freight Chief Operating Officer Matt Goker stated “Our longstanding relationship with John Deere has been an outstanding one. We are proud of our relationship with John Deere and this latest recognition.” 
 
ATA Freight has achieved Partner-Level Logistics Provider status with John Deere Partner a total of ten times. The company’s consistently strong performance and high quality offerings also have garnered it the 2011 “Supplier of the Year” honor, the 2012 “Outstanding Performance” award, 2014 “Hall of Fame” honor, and 2015 “Supplier Innovation” award.  
 
Suppliers that participate in the “Achieving Excellence” program are evaluated annually in several key performance categories, including quality, cost management, delivery, technical support and wavelength, which is a measure of responsiveness. John Deere Supply Management created the program in 1991 to provide a supplier evaluation and feedback process that promotes continuous improvement.
 
Mr. Goker added, “Today’s highly volatile supply chain demands the highest standards of quality and resilience in order to succeed. At ATA Freight, it is incumbent upon us to help shippers remain competitive and meet their contractual obligations by providing reliable logistics support and freight-forwarding services. We are doing that directly through our services and also by introducing them to our technology start-up, Quloi, which provides a 360º, end-to-end digital supply chain platform leveraging Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, proprietary algorithms and our deep logistics expertise.” 
 
ATA Freight’s business is focused on optimizing its clients supply chain ecosystem to improve their bottom line. This achieved through its extensive portfolio of global logistics and freight forward services, as well as innovative shipment management solutions. Founded in 1996 in New York, the company has since evolved from a traditional freight forwarder to one of the leading providers of innovative and fully-integrated supply chain solutions ATA Freight currently has 30 strategically placed locations in six countries, including the USA, India, China, Turkey, Russia and Mexico. ATA Freight distinguishes its services with a customer-centric personal feel and a global reach, making it the ideal choice for customers that have complex logistics needs and demand flexible and agile solutions around the clock.

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Global Expansion - New Facilities Announcement,

ATA Freight Announces Opening of New Warehouse in Izmir, Torbali.


ATA Freight is excited to announce the opening of a new 3.000 m2 warehouse facility in the Izmir, Torbali  Industrial zone. This location is strategically located near the Pancar Industrial Zone and will provide a strategic spare part storage space for a recently contracted international Farm and Machinery customer. This warehouse is the 3rd of newly opened warehouses in Izmir since 2018. The new warehouse will also result in reduced freight expenses for ATA Freight’s customers.


We are committed to investing in process improvements that will benefit and support our valued partners. Due to the growing demand of our global business and the drive to provide the most efficient and cost-effective services possible, ATA Freight is increasing its global presence to ensure optimal customer satisfaction while offering a source of supply closer to our customers.