Walker International Transportation LLC named a Corporate Plus Member by the NMSDC
Valley Stream, NY June 11, 2020 – Walker International Transportation, LLC “Walker”, a Walker SCM LLC affiliate company and a global integrated logistics company, has been designated as a Corporate Plus® member by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC®) a supplier diversity organization, serving thousands of corporations of Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) firms through its 23 affiliate councils nationwide. Walker was nominated for Corporate Plus® membership status by one of its largest corporate clients. “Walker is honored to be selected for this prestigious designation”, said Emmett F. Walker Jr., President and CEO of the Walker Group of companies. “We appreciate being recognized for our ability to provide customized solutions to our clients and are excited to be part of this esteemed group of companies”. Walker has been a leading participant in NMSDC’s exclusive Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) program for more than two decades.
About Walker SCM
Walker SCM, LLC provides Global Supply Chain Services ranging from Transportation (Air and Ocean Freight Forwarding) to Warehousing Solutions that also include specialized value added services. These focused services include assembly, contract packaging, distribution and procurement. Walker is focused in the Healthcare, Consumer Products, Technology, Energy/Utilities, Life Science, Automotive and Transportation Industry sectors with a client base that includes many “Fortune 500” companies.
Walker is distinguished by its people; who are dedicated to accomplishment and execution. This is fulfilled with an experienced team approach to multi-national logistics services and solutions. Walker’s strategy is to provide superior products and services without sacrificing the small firm attributes that have distinguished the company since its inception – personal attention, expertise and reliability.
Corporate Plus® is an unprecedented membership program for NMSDC® – certified minority businesses of the highest caliber. This program was created to address corporate member requests for assistance in locating minority suppliers with the capacity to fulfill national contracts. Corporate Plus® members embody the highest standards of client focus, efficient execution and innovative problem-solving. The NMSDC’s corporate partners rely heavily on this business group to fulfill their procurement requirements and achieve their Diversity and Inclusion goals.
The National Minority Supplier Development Council Inc. (NMSDC®) is one of the country’s leading corporate membership organizations. Whether a small minority-owned organization or a billion dollar powerhouse, we’re committed to helping you solve the growing need for supplier diversity. Our corporate membership includes many of the largest public and privately-owned companies, as well healthcare companies, colleges and universities.