"Instead of launching another startup, the serial entrepreneur now is CEO of Edgerton-based Smart Warehousing LLC, a third-party logistics company that provides companies with warehousing, fulfillment and inventory management services. Founded in 2001, it’s anything but a startup. But it provides a unique opportunity, he said, because there aren't many local options where an entrepreneur can step into a healthy company with a great culture that also sits in a massive, growing market." Read the full Kansas City Business Journal article here.
Rush joins the KC Metro area firm as unprecedented growth opportunity emerges in omnichannel warehousing and fulfillment sectors. Kansas City Metro (9 September 2020) -- Today Smart Warehousing https://smartwarehousing.com announced that veteran entrepreneur Toby Rush has joined the company as CEO. Bringing Rush on board positions Smart Warehousing to accelerate its customer and revenue growth in response to very strong demand for complex omnichannel fulfillment and warehousing solutions. “Smart Warehousing is helping companies of all sizes engage with this new digital world of selling everywhere to everyone (B2E: Business To Everyone),” says Carl Wasinger, Founder and COO of Smart Warehousing. “Toby’s tremendous experience, passion and talent will spur our already soaring growth to stratospheric heights. As we continue to expand and find new ways to leverage our integrated technologies and facilities throughout the next decade, we envision having a physical presence in each of the top 100 U.S. markets.” Rush said, “Our key differentiator is our ability to tailor solutions by incorporating future-focused technologies and hundreds of eCommerce integrations, making our systems more flexible and responsive. That is why we are shipping millions of orders for almost 1,000 customers today. This success is built on our vertical integration, which simplifies complex fulfillment challenges - our systems, our buildings, our people and our promise.” Customers across a broad variety of market sectors are all experiencing the same pain points as they grapple with the complexities of omnichannel distribution. Smart Warehousing’s proprietary software provides its clients seamless, cloud-based access to inventories and supply chains worldwide. This platform gives clients full visibility to and control of which products are in warehouses, in process,