The Southshore Companies St. Joseph, Michigan warehouse manager, Bob Oberheu, recently completed the International Warehouse Logistics Association’s, four day Essentials Course in Logistics Management. This comprehensive continuing education course is promoted by the IWLA ( as “the industry’s premier training camp.” The class outline includes best practice topics ranging from warehouse construction and layout techniques to warehouse law and state of the art warehouse management information technologies.

Southshore is a third party logistics provider with logistics outsourcing operations in Michigan, Indiana, Ohio and Connecticut. The Southshore Companies require all managers to participate in continuing education through the IWLA or other recognized professional continuing education programs. In addition, Southshore has initiated a series of monthly manager training teleconferences with all Southshore locations to discuss continuing education topics, customer case studies and logistics best practices. Drawing on his experience at the IWLA Essentials Course in Logistics Management and his wide experience as a warehousing logistics and distribution operator, Bob Oberheu will organize and lead these Southshore manager teleconferences.

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Corporate Office
233 Hawthorne Avenue
St. Joseph, Michigan 49085
T: 269 983 2080
F: 269 983 7307
3515 Lakeshore Drive
St. Joseph, Michigan 49085
2024 Hawthorne Avenue
St. Joseph, Michigan 49085
331 Miller Street
Benton Harbor, Michigan 49022
9864 Church Street
Bridgman, Michigan 49106
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T: 269 983 6747
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Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
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Elkhart, Indiana 46517
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1500 Fort Jesse Road
Normal, Illinois 61761
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2101 E. 8th Street
Spencer, Iowa 51301
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