JDSmith Increases Continuous Improvement Focus with Strategic Hire

Jan 19, 2016

JDSmith, a leading provider of third party warehousing and transportation services, has hired Brenda Norwich as Director of HR and Continuous Improvement.

In this position, Brenda will oversee HR as well as Continuous Improvement.  She will work with JDSmith Industrial Engineering, Quality, Customer Service, IT, Operations and Business Development to help increase efficiencies at every point of the distribution and logistics process and deliver even greater advantages to JDSmith client partners.

 Brenda brings a wonderful energy, impressive skills and a collaborative style to JDSmith.  Most recently, Brenda held several progressive roles at Cara Operations Ltd (Canada's largest restaurant Co.) including playing a key role on the Cara Leadership Team.  

 JDSmith is a full service third party warehousing and transportation provider based in Vaughan, Ontario.  JDSmith services several markets including Consumer Packaged Goods, Fulfillment, Food Service / Food Processing, Packaging, Retail, Apparel, Automotive, Electronics, Health & Beauty, Medical, Pharmaceutical and Pulp and Paper.  JDSmith offers a single source solution to their broad customer base.  Since 1919 JDSmith has been committed to providing its clients with flexible, innovative and elevated services.

 JDSmith is HACCP, SQF (GFSI certified), operates Federal Establishments registered with CFIA (Canadian Food Inspection Agency), has Organic certified operations, as well as Kosher operations. 

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