Founded in 1928 and headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., Dunavant gained more than 50 years of experience in logistics and supply chain management as one of the largest global commodities distributors in the world. In 2010, the company expanded its established logistics model beyond commodities to other industries including the automotive aftermarket, chemical, food and beverage, paper and packaging, and retail. With solutions within the four main service verticals – global, freight, distribution, and consulting, Dunavant provides the knowledge, experience, and technology necessary to ensure supply chain efficiency and effectiveness for its customers.
Dunavant’s subsidiaries include Dunavant Logistics Group, LLC; Dunavant Transportation Group, LLC; Dunavant Sea Lane Express, LLC; Dunavant Trans Gulf Transportation, LLC; and Sherpa Leasing, LLC.
Dunavant provides global supply chain expertise and solutions. We add value to our clients' bottom line. Our solutions and our people provide a path to the future. We are an eco-friendly company driven by customer service, technology, creative insight and knowledge.
Part of providing global logistics solutions for more than 40 years means staying on top of emerging technologies and an ever-progressing need for smarter, faster systems. To compete effectively and efficiently in today’s market, you must have not only up-to-date technology; you must also have the right solution for your business and the processes and procedures in place to capitalize on the technology solution given.
Centrix is our unique approach to delivering technology that enables all the participants in the supply chain to improve the business process and efficiently move actionable information from party to party. This enables money, freight and information to get where it belongs on time and without error. Our process involves best of breed technologies, integration, process, experience and the dedication to constant improvement.