Irvine, CA, April 6, 2017 - Lineage Logistics, one of the world’s largest warehousing and logistics companies, announced Chris Timmer is now Senior Vice President, Sales & Value-Added Services. In this new role, Chris will oversee Lineage’s High Pressure Processing (HPP), Manufacturing and Redistribution operations. He will also commercialize and lead the company’s strategic partnership with BluJay Solutions, a recently announced evolution in Lineage’s managed transportation offering.
Chris brings over 25 years of experience and leadership in supply chain management, operations and commercialization, most recently serving as Chief Commercial Officer at BluJay Solutions, formerly known as LeanLogistics. Focused on innovation, he has managed complex solution sets for customers both in cold chain and technology.
“The reorganization of Lineage’s Value-Added Services under Chris’s leadership builds on our strategy to collaboratively develop sophisticated, smart solutions for our customers as a single-point provider,” said Greg Lehmkuhl, President & CEO of Lineage Logistics. “With Chris on board, we’ve also ensured our strategic partnership with BluJay Solutions gains maximum traction for our customers in the food and beverage industry.”
“I’m excited to join the Lineage team because they are on the cutting edge of leveraging data science to drive supply chain intelligence in the cold chain industry,” said Timmer. “Creatively applying solutions like HPP, Manufacturing, Redistribution and Managed Transportation allows Lineage to uniquely partner with our customers, helping them confidently drive transformation across their supply chains.”