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SLG Names Senior Director of Sales

Houston, April 26, 2016 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that Mike Doyle has joined the company as senior director of sales. In this role, Doyle will focus on growing business, managing key Kegspediter® client relationships, and overseeing the sales team. […]

SLG Exec Recognized for Supply Chain Leadership

Houston, Feb. 17, 2016 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that Scott Moorad, the company’s vice president of business development and strategy, has been named one of Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine’s “2016 Pros to Know.” The annual “Pros to […]

SLG Recognized for Helping Beverage Customers Achieve Sustainability Goals

Houston, Nov. 9, 2015 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, has earned the 2015 Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine for helping beverage companies to reach their sustainable supply chain goals. The annual Green Supply Chain Awards recognize […]

Craft Brewing Expert Joins SLG

Houston, Aug. 6, 2015 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that Chris Spradley has joined the company as craft brand account manager. In this newly created position, Spradley will serve as a liaison between craft beer customers and the company’s innovation, […]

SLG Adds Technology Experts with AnotherRound Apps Acquisition

Houston, May 21, 2015 – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, has named Scott Moorad as vice president, innovation, and James Webb as commercial software architect. Moorad and Webb joined SLG last month with the company’s acquisition of AnotherRound Apps (ARA), a provider of integrated cloud-based, mobile software solutions. […]

SLG Acquires Leader in Asset-Scanning Technology

Houston, April 2, 2015 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that the company has acquired AnotherRound Apps (ARA), an innovative provider of integrated cloud-based, mobile software solutions. The acquisition supports SLG’s long-range growth plans and gives brewers and distributors access to […]

SLG’s SCOR Expert Recognized for Supply Chain Leadership

Houston, Feb. 26, 2015 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that Dan Swartwood, the company’s vice president of process and technology, has been named one of Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine’s 2015 Pros to Know. The annual Pros to Know […]

Satellite Logistics Group Earns Recognition for Sustainability

Houston, Nov. 11, 2014 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, has earned the 2014 Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine for providing supply chain solutions that help its customers to realize their sustainable supply chain goals. The annual […]

Satellite Logistics Group Celebrates 30 Years of Supply Chain Solutions

Houston, Oct. 28, 2014 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that the company is celebrating its 30th year in business. First established as S&S Services in 1984 by Karin and Al Schwerman, the company initially offered limited logistic services in the […]

Satellite Logistics Group Named SmartWay® Partner

Houston, Oct. 16, 2014 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that the company has been certified as a SmartWay® Logistics Company Partner for another year. SLG has earned this eco-friendly recognition every year since 2009. SmartWay is a public-private initiative between […]

Satellite Logistics Group Names CFO

Houston, Aug. 14, 2014 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that Michael Ritchey, CPA, has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Ritchey has a strong background in financial services for the food and beverage industry. Over the past […]

Satellite Logistics Group Expands DC Network in Europe

New facility in England will speed keg returns for brewers Houston,July 10, 2014 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that the company opened a new deconsolidation warehouse in Felixstowe, England, on July 1, 2014. The new facility is SLG’s third-largest distribution […]

Satellite Logistics Group Recognized for Sustainability Efforts

Houston, June 24, 2014 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that the company has been named a 2014 Top Green Provider by Food Logistics magazine, an industry-leading publication. The Top Green Providers list recognizes companies whose product, service or exemplary leadership […]

Satellite Logistics Group Recognized for Supply Chain Excellence

Houston, May 22, 2014 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that the company has been recognized by the Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100 (SDCE100), an annual industry listing of “100 Great Supply Chain Projects.” The SDCE100 award recognizes supply chain […]

SLG Thought Leaders to Speak at Supply Chain World Conference

Houston, Apr. 10, 2014 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Two supply chain specialists from Satellite Logistics Group (SLG) will share their expertise with attendees at Supply Chain World North America in Nashville, Tenn.,  April 13 – 15, 2014. “Combining SCOR, Lean and 6 Sigma to Accelerate Continuous Improvement” Dan Swartwood, vice president of process and […]

Craft Brewers Expand Use of Keg Management

Houston, April 4, 2014 – U.S. craft brewers experienced an 18 percent rise in volume in 2013, as recently reported by The Brewers Association. Such rapid growth is driving brewers to seek new ways to better manage their keg usage, according to Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry. The […]

SLG President Recognized for Supply Chain Leadership

Houston, Feb. 25, 2014 – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that company president Kevin Brady has been named one of Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine’s 2014 Pros to Know. The annual Pros to Know Awards recognize select supply chain executives who have helped their […]

Global Beverage Logistics Company Acquires Satellite Logistics Group

Houston, TX – Nov. 25, 2013 – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that the company has been purchased by JF Hillebrand Group AG (JFHG), a global beverage logistics company. The acquisition, which supports SLG’s growth plans and complements JFHG’s business portfolio, will enable both companies […]

SLG Welcomes Jaime Garcia, Distribution Facility Manager for Laredo Warehouse Operations

HOUSTON (November 19, 2012) – Beverage industry international supply chain leader Satellite Logistics Group (SLG) has appointed Jaime Garcia to distribution facility manager of their keg consolidation warehouse in Laredo, TX. In his new role with Satellite Logistics Group, Garcia is responsible for the direct oversight of day-to-day warehouse operations and supply chain management services. […]

21 Craft Brewers “Tap” SLG’s Kegspediter® System to Manage Reverse Logistics Operations

HOUSTON (November 14, 2012) – Beverage industry international supply chain leader, Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), announced today that 21 craft brewers have selected the company’s Kegspediter® System to manage keg consolidation logistics operations and decrease the potential for inventory loss. According to the Brewers Institute, the national keg loss rate in the U.S. averages close […]

SLG Welcomes New Director of Business Development, Timothy Cognata

HOUSTON (October 15, 2012) – Beverage industry international supply chain leader Satellite Logistics Group (SLG) has appointed Timothy Cognata to the position of Director, Business Development. In his new role with Satellite Logistics Group, Cognata will work with current customers and explore new opportunities on the East Coast presented by the creation of the company’s […]

Free Flow Wines Partners with Satellite Logistics Group to Manage Wine Keg Inventory and Consolidation Operations

HOUSTON (October 8, 2012) – Beverage industry international supply chain leader, Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), announced today that Free Flow Wines, a provider of turnkey keg services to the world’s leading wine brands, selected two of the company’s services to enhance their business operations: keg leasing and the reverse logistics Kegspediter® System to manage consolidation […]