Odyssey Logistics and Arch Chemicals Sign 3 Year Contract
DANBURY, Conn. (May 18, 2009) — Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation (OL&T), a global logistics and transportation service provider for chemical and process industries, announces that Arch Chemicals, Inc., a global biocides company, has renewed their contract for three years. OL&T will continue to provide Managed Logistics Services for Arch Chemicals’ North American businesses covering all modes of commercial transportation.
Headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut (USA), Arch Chemicals, Inc. has annual sales of approximately $1.5 billion. Arch and its subsidiaries provide innovative, chemistry-based solutions to control the growth of harmful microbes. The Company’s concentration is in water, hair and skin care products, treated wood, paints and coatings, building products and health and hygiene applications.
Bob Shellman, president and chief executive officer of Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation, said: “We are committed to working closely with Arch Chemicals to facilitate their drive for efficiency within their global supply chain. Over the last three years, our teams have worked cohesively to develop advanced processes and supply chain solutions.”
Bob Stadalius, vice president, operational excellence for Arch Chemicals, stated that: “During our relationship with OL&T, we have witnessed the technology expertise they bring to the table as a huge asset. The OL&T team has been very supportive in achieving key performance indicators, helping us meet or surpass our service goals.”
Odyssey Logistics & Technology provides transportation supply chain solutions in all applicable modes with a focus on safety and service for the diverse and complex materials manufactured by Arch Chemicals. OL&T’s technology platform interfaces seamlessly with Arch Chemicals’ systems providing key data management and reporting and allowing visibility to transportation- associated activities across all modes.
Arch Chemicals operates within two business segments: Treatment Products and Performance Products. Together with its subsidiaries, Arch has approximately 3,000 employees with manufacturing and customer-support facilities in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa. For more information, visit the Company’s Web site at www.archchemicals.com.