the Food Industry


We formed Lentz Logistics in 2013 to provide transportation and warehouse services to food companies located throughout the greater Mid-Atlantic region. Lentz Logistics is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lentz, a leader in the bakery products distribution industry since 1942.

Lentz Logistics operates a well-maintained, private fleet of 50 power units and 55 multi-temperature trailers to ensure we can meet the specific temperature requirements for your shipment. All transportation services are effectively planned and executed by an experienced team of logistics professionals using our integrated ERP, WMS, route planning software and fleet onboard technology platform.

How Lentz Logistics Can Help Your Business Thrive

When you think about it, we’ve been a logistics business for over 75 years. Now we use that vast experience to bring these benefits to our logistics customers:

  • Inbound delivery of raw materials, packaging or supplies to your production or storage location
  • Outbound delivery of your finished goods to end-customers, third-party warehouses or cold storage facilities
  • Onsite storage trailers (dry or refrigerated) – short and long-term rentals
  • Shuttle service to transport your trailers, raw materials or finished goods inventory between facilities or warehouse locations
  • Customized short and long-term storage solutions for food products
  • Cross-docking capability
  • Case picking/outbound order fulfillment
  • Pallet reconfiguring
  • Rail car loading and unloading
  • Multi-vendor consolidation
  • Custom delivery schedules to fit your business needs
  • Trailer snow removal (Reading area only)

Seven Reasons to
Hire Lentz Logistics

  • 1. 100% Focus On The Food Industry

    We understand the importance of protecting the safety of your shipment and fully complying with your food safety requirements.

  • 2. Expedited Service For Time-Critical Shipping Needs

    We offer same day/next day delivery to the major population centers in the Mid-Atlantic region.

  • 3. Very Competitive Rates

    By integrating your freight shipment with Lentz’s extensive daily regional route network, Lentz Logistics can offer expedited service without the big up-charge levied by other freight companies.

  • 4. On-Time Deliveries

    We can schedule both the day and time of your shipment, backed by a reliable, on-time delivery performance of 97%.

  • 5. We Specialize In Temperature Controlled Shipments

    From our multi-compartment, temperature controlled trailers to our 10,000 square foot freezer and cooler, Lentz Logistics has the equipment, personnel and experience to manage all aspects of your temperature sensitive shipments.

  • 6. Your Freight Is In The Hands Of The Best Drivers In The Industry

    Our professional drivers are all employed by Lentz Logistics, wear uniforms and pride themselves in the safe operation of their equipment while providing our customers with superior customer service. Our outstanding SAFESTAT score of 3 and CSA scores illustrate the emphasis we place on safety.

  • 7. Dedicated Lentz Logistics Account Manager

    We offer our customers a single point of contact with over 25 years of logistics experience who can discuss your needs and coordinate Lentz Logistics services.