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Roberts Companies Headquarters: 5501 Route 89 North East, PA 16428 Phone: 814/347-1300 or 1-800-955-4087

Rise With Roberts History Founded in 1978, the Roberts Companies were built on a foundation of asset-based local, regional and over the road (OTR) units capable of running the lower 48 states and eastern Canada with a compliment of warehouse/distribution/ cross dock space in Western PA and Western NY. Roberts has a vast pool of resources and professionally trained staff to provide customers with full Supply Chain Solutions. Roberts provides consistent on-time service to clients through sophisticated management systems, strong client relations and a commitment to excellence. Office locations are in Erie and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Harford, Connecticut and Charlotte, North Carolina to support its business across the globe. Capabilities Warehousing | Roberts offers uniquely customizable solutions for clients that have temperature sensitive products, strict deadlines and large or small shipments, both globally and nationwide. Roberts currently has a multitude of meticulously maintained, pest-controlled and heated space facilities for food grade products in Erie County, Pennsylvania. All facilities including New York locations, conveniently located off Interstate 90, are equipped with a bar code data collection system providing directed pick and pack location assignment, real-time inventory capability and a first in-first out (FIFO) management system. Kirk Hill is the president and chief executive officer of Roberts Companies.


Print Media | To meet the need for a critical service in the direct mailing business, Roberts offers print media and direct mailing services for newspapers, retail circulars and mailers. With advertisements and information sharing through different channels, such as social media and online engagement nowadays, Roberts presents an economical process to control cost and coordinate freight for the printing industry.

#Rising Up Next… It’s a new and exciting time at the Roberts Companies! “We are drafting dreams and casting a wider net with new leadership, new services and new culture and our priority is to improve on all levels so that we may better serve

clients and the community,” says President and CEO Kirk Hill. “To build upon our reputable foundation, we are strengthening our workforce and expanding our businesses. We are proud to introduce Rise Logistics as our sister company! We will now offer the same premier services and greater resources in six locations handling all facets of supply chain logistics globally. Our Erie office and headquarters in North East, Pennsylvania deliver services locally and look forward to continuing to do so as Roberts Companies and Rise Logistics.” Rise with Roberts, here and beyond!

Trucking | With a focus on capacity and reliability, Roberts manages a fleet size of approximately 400 trucks within its company and carrier partner networks. As a brokerage firm with strong relationships with its clients, as well as its carrier partners, Roberts relies upon dependability and stability to solidify shipper carrier partnerships. Logistics | Roberts logistics solutions allows customers to reduce, measure and control transportation expenditures. The company works to maintain costs while providing customized invoicing, auditing and dedicated services to support customer business activities. • OCTOBER 2018


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