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Cowan Systems

Cowan Systems is a prominent transportation and logistics company that specializes in delivering comprehensive freight solutions across North America. With a commitment to excellence, reliability, and customer satisfaction, Cowan Systems has established itself as a trusted partner for various transportation needs. Through its diverse service offerings and a focus on innovation, Cowan Systems continues to shape the industry landscape.

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Cowan Systems’ extensive experience, versatile service offerings, and dedication to meeting customer needs make it a preferred choice for transportation solutions. With a wide range of services tailored to different industries, Cowan Systems is dedicated to providing seamless, dependable, and value-driven transportation experiences.


Why Ship with Cowan Systems?


  • A long-standing presence in the trucking, logistics, and transportation industries. They continue to innovate, excel, and deliver exceptional service to their customers.

  •  Wide range of services, including dedicated truckload, intermodal, warehousing, brokerage, and driver staffing. They have the expertise and capabilities to handle various shipping needs.

  • Can handle any intermodal shipping requirement. Their extensive network ensures efficient transportation and reliable delivery.

  • You can easily monitor the progress of your cargo and stay informed throughout the shipping process.

  • Their dedicated team is ready to address any concerns and provide personalized support, ensuring a smooth and hassle-free shipping experience.
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Awards and Endorsements

  • 2021 Food Logistics’ Top Green Providers
  • 2021 & 2018 Supply & Demand Chain Executives’ Pros to Know: Matthew Brosious
  • 2020 & 2019 Top Food Logistics’ 3PL & Cold Storage Provider Award
  • 2020 & 2019 Business Observer’s Top 500 Companies on the Gulf Coast
  • 2020 & 2017 SmartWay® Transport Partner
  • 2020 & 2017 Food Logistics’ Champions: Rock Stars of the Supply Chain
  • 2020 Best of Palm Harbor Awards for Local Businesses
  • 2017 Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive
  • 2017 Tampa Bay Business Journal Heroes at Work
  • 2016, 2015, & 2012 Food Logistics Top 100 Software and Technology Providers
  • 2013 Tampa Bay Business 100 by Tampa Bay Business Journal
  • 2013 Top 100 Great Supply Chain Partners by SupplyChainBrain
  • 2012 TIA Samaritan Award Honorable Mention
  • 2012, 2011 & 2010 TBBJ Fast 50 Recipient
  • 2013, 2011, & 2010 Diversity Business Top Businesses

Diverse Service Offerings:


Cowan offers a comprehensive suite of transportation services designed to cater to various needs:



Truckload Services:

The company specializes in truckload transportation, ensuring efficient and reliable movement of goods across North America.



Intermodal Solutions:

They provide intermodal transportation options, offering flexibility and cost-effectiveness in freight movement. For more than 25 years, Cowan has been offering International and Domestic Intermodal Trucking services through a vast network of Agent and Owner Operator programs. Customer service is a priority, with two entities, Cowan Systems and Cowan Intermodal Group, completely dedicated to providing logistics and transportation services that generate value for our clients, suppliers, partners, and owners.



Dedicated Fleet Services:

The company offers dedicated fleet solutions for businesses with unique transportation requirements, ensuring consistent and customized service. As the trend of shippers focusing on their core businesses and reducing the risks of owning a fleet continues to grow, many are opting to outsource transportation functions through a dedicated contract with a carrier. Through their dedicated fleet services, Cowan offers customized transportation packages that cater to the shipper’s specific needs, such as specialized equipment, strict timetables, and custom reporting. Cowan’s dedicated contract can be based on either a commitment to handle specific business volumes or a set number of drivers, tractors, and trailers with fixed and variable pricing.



Cutting-edge Technology:



Cowan Systems leverages technology to enhance its operations and customer experience. From advanced tracking systems to optimization algorithms, the company’s tech-driven solutions contribute to efficient transportation processes.



Customer-centric Approach:



Cowan Systems prioritizes customer satisfaction by tailoring solutions to meet individual business needs. Their experienced team focuses on clear communication, reliable support, and personalized transportation strategies.

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Innovation, Reliability, and Value:

Cowan Systems’ dedication to innovation, operational excellence, and customer-centricity positions it as a key player in the transportation industry. By leveraging technology, tailoring solutions to unique needs, and delivering reliable and efficient transportation services, Cowan Systems continues to drive the evolution of transportation solutions in North America.

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