A New Year with Star Distribution Systems

It’s a brand new year, and 2021 is looking better than ever. Our economy remains strong and Star Distribution is ready to pick up right where we left off in providing award-winning 3PL services for the Florida market.

Holiday Traffic

The Holiday shipping season is now and in the world of logistics, it’s go time. Star Distribution has you covered.

Giving Thanks for a Banner Year: Star, the Brightest Name in Distribution

As we navigate through the holidays to this unusual year’s end, the Star Distribution Systems family is filled with an extra measure of wonder and gratitude. We are extremely grateful for all of you who have contributed in 2020 to the success of our company’s award-winning third-party logistics and unparalleled supply chain service. Your support during this year of the …

Star Transportation Company’s Transportation Manager: Ronnie Mattioli

A large part of what drives the success of Star Distribution Systems, Inc. is their Star Transportation Company division, run by Ronnie Mattioli, Transportation Manager. A native Floridian, born and raised in Tampa, Ronnie was 17 years old and a car and truck enthusiast when he joined his brother, David Mattioli, at the family’s third-party logistics company. He had been …

Star Distribution Systems: A Well-Oiled Logistics Team for Pompeian

Pompeian began distributing their world’s best–selling, highest quality, farm-to-table olive oil across the United States in 1906. Along the way, they have learned a thing or two about picking the best partners for long-distance and final-mile transportation. Since 2017, they have depended on Star Distribution Systems, Inc. to keep their oil moving and their customers happy. “We couldn’t be more …

Star Distribution Systems Truck Capacity

The past few months have been a trial for all of us. And the transportation industry and third party logistics is no exception. During the COVID-19 pandemic, our industry has seen smaller trucking companies either downsize or go out of business altogether. While this means larger companies have seen an increase in business in picking up the slack, it also …

Pool Distribution

One of Star’s major strengths and core competencies is an LTL freight consolidation and pool distribution for the state of Florida. We’ve built an exclusive business model that caters to mid-sized and smaller manufacturers who typically ship less-than-truckload orders to their customers. Pool distribution involves consolidating multiple LTL shipments from a single shipper and moving those orders in full truckloads …

Star Distribution and the I-4 Corridor: Your Link to Florida Markets

Star Distribution Systems, Inc., in business in the Tampa Bay area since 1892, has been opportunely located on the I-4 corridor since 1985. This essential transportation and logistics company knows the Florida market better than anyone. In addition to having CSX rail service to their Plant City and Lakeland facilities, their proximity to Interstate 4, just two miles away, saves …

Star Distribution Delivers: Pet Supplies Plus

Until Pet Supplies Plus linked up with Star Distribution Systems, Inc., this essential provider of pet necessities had kinks in its supply chain. “My first agenda item when I arrived at Pet Supplies Plus in 2013 was to redesign our delivery networks,” said Senior Director of Logistics Jerry Troupe. The pet-supply company had been barking up the wrong tree, working …