Awards & Associations
Awards – Farrow is thrilled and honoured to have received the following awards:
Canada’s Best Managed Companies Award
Farrow is honoured to be an eleven-time winner of the Canada’s Best Managed Companies award, as well, Farrow has also achieved, for the fifth time, the Platinum Club status.
Friends of Footwear Award
Farrow is pleased to have been designated a “Friend of Footwear” by the Footwear Distributors and Retailers Association (FDRA).
Toyota Kaizen Award
Farrow is a six time winner of the Toyota Kaizen Award (2004, 2008, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2020). Kaizen is a Japanese term that refers to the practice of continuous improvement, a key tenant of the Toyota Production System. Companies that embrace the Kaizen model focus their efforts on small, continuous improvements, leading to positive results on a large scale.
John Deere Achieving Excellence Award
Farrow is pleased to attain Partner level status in the annual year end supplier evaluation completed by John Deere. Farrow joined the Achieving Excellence program in 2017 and has achieved the Partner level status.
Cooper Standard: Passion for Performance Award
CooperStandard Automotive has given Farrow the ‘Supplier Passion for Performance Award’. Of all of CooperStandard’s global suppliers, Farrow is honoured to be one of only five organizations to be presented with this award.
Staples Canada Supply Chain Vendor of the Year – 2015
Farrow Logistics had the honour of receiving the ‘Staples Canada Supply Chain Vendor of the Year’ award during their vendor awards gala reception in Orlando, Florida.
Windsor Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce – Large Company of the Year – 2011
Since 1990, the Business Excellence Awards has recognized the achievements and successful contributions of business leaders and organizations in Windsor-Essex County.
Associations – Farrow is a long-standing and reputable member of the customs brokerage community. We are proud to hold membership in the following associations:
Canadian Society of Customs Brokers (CSCB)
The Canadian Society of Customs Brokers (CSCB) actively seeks and achieves improvements in government policies and procedures on behalf of their members and their clients, and consistently delivers relevant, high quality products and services, including education and professional development.
Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) – C-TPAT Certification
Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT) is but one layer in U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) multi-layered cargo enforcement strategy. Through this program, CBP works with the trade community to strengthen international supply chains and improve United States border security.
Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association (CIFFA)
Whatever your role in the movement of goods, the Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association is important. For freight forwarders, CIFFA offers support, advocacy and the stature of our world-class CIFFA brand. To a shipper or importer, they provide a list of highly professional freight forwarding companies.
Partners in Protection (PIP) is a cooperative program between private industry and the CBSA aimed at enhancing border and trade chain security.
Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA)
The Canadian Produce Marketing Association is a not-for-profit organization that represents companies that are active in the marketing of fresh fruits and fresh vegetables in Canada from the farm gate to the dinner plate. CPMA members include major growers/shippers/packers/marketers, importer/exporters, transporters, brokers, distributor/wholesalers, retailers, fresh cut operators, foodservice distributors/operators and processors that integrate all segments of the fresh produce industry.