"Rinchem opened for business in 1976.  We had a five thousand square foot building, a small delivery truck, two people and huge dreams.  Thanks to the commitment of those two people and the hundreds who have joined us, Rinchem has delivered unparalleled customer service and prospered immensely."

Bill Moore, CEO, Rinchem Company, Inc.
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Rinchem's History

Rinchem Company, Inc. was spun off by an Arizona chemical distribution business in 1976. It has transitioned from a two person supplier of raw materials for paints to a four-hundred member team providing integrated logistics services. We provide warehousing, transportation, consulting, and training to a multitude of companies and industries globally. The following is a timeline of important milestones within the company's history.

1976 Bill Moore starts Rinchem Company, Inc. in Albuquerque, New Mexico
1981 Opens a second warehouse in El Paso, Texas
1983 Contracts with a large, local semiconductor manufacturer to store chemicals
1987 Contracts with a national laboratory to operate hazardous waste facilities
1988 Obtains permits to operate hazardous waste transfer site in Albuquerque, New Mexico
1992 Contracts with DOD to operate hazardous waste facilities in Dugway, Utah
1996 Purchases and renovates chemical warehouse in Dallas, Texas
1996 Receives Roadrunner Trophy from New Mexico Quality Association
1997 Receives permit to operate chemical waste transfer site in Juarez, Mexico
1998 Opens warehouse for semiconductor-related chemicals in Gilroy, California
2001 Opens warehouses in Minnesota, Colorado, Arizona, Massachusetts, and Oregon
2001 Contracts for multi-site storage of semiconductor chemicals and return of empties
2002 Achieves ISO 9001 certification for warehousing activities
2004 Contracts for domestic transportation of semiconductor chemicals from New Jersey and Texas
2005 Achieves ISO 14001 certification for quality-conscious waste management services
2005 Opens warehouses in Ireland and Israel
2005 Acquires assets of McCarthy Draying in Long Beach, California
2005 Contracts to operate dedicated distribution center for flammable paint in Texas
2005 Contracts to operate distribution center for semiconductor chemicals in Massachusetts
2006 Acquires assets of Blue Jay Transportation in Hudson, Massachusetts
2006 Acquires warehouse in Santa Fe Springs, California
2006 Develops semiconductor chemical warehouse in Winchester, Virginia
2006 Opens new warehouse in Salt Lake City, Utah
2007 Acquires assets of Roland's Bonded Warehouse in Savannah, Georgia
2007 Acquires assets of Blue Chip Delivery in Dallas, Texas
2007 Acquires assets of G&A Warehouses in Bensalem, Pennsylvania
2007 Acquires warehouse in Flemington, New Jersey
2007 Contracts as lead logistics provider to oversee global distribution network coordination
2008 Increases presence in Asia-Pacific region to support major semiconductor manufacturer
2009 Expands customer base in United States within growing solar panel manufacturing industry
2009 Receives VIVA Award for innovation and sustainability in New Mexico
2010 Expands overseas container consolidation logistics services for electronics industry
2010 Chuck Breinholt becomes President of Rinchem
2011 Launches new domestic transportation affiliate called CGL Transport, LLC
2011 Named as Top 50 Global Chemical 3PL Provider by ICIS
2011 Sells Environmental Services Division to Advanced Chemical Transport
2013 Opens New Logistics Facility in Hollister, California
2013 Opens New Gas Pad in Dallas, Texas
2014 Opens New Logistics Facility in Neot Hovav, Israel
2014 Acquires Chimei Logistics Corporation in Taiwan
2014 Expands Frieght Forwarding Services with Utilization of NVOCC Designation
2015 Opens New Gas Pad in Marlborough, Massachusetts
2015 Begins Over-The-Road Transportation Services in Israel
2015 Opens New Logistics Facility in Chandler, Arizona
2015 Acquires IHUB Corporation in Korea
2016 Bensalem Logistics Facility moves to new 110,000 Square Foot Facility
2016 Expands Hillsboro, Oregon Logistics Facility with additional 4000 Pallet Spaces
2016 Acquires New Facility in Albuquerque, New Mexico and Relocates Headquarters Offices 
2016 Opens New Logistics Facility in Atlanta, Georgia
2017 Expands Gas Pad Locations in Phonenix,Arizona;Manor, Texas; and Tualatin, Oregon. 

Case Studies

A major supplier of chemicals to the commercial printing industry decided to outsource distribution in the Texas area. Some product lines included hazardous materials that required specialized transportation and handling capabilities. "We needed a company that had the experience to manage hazardous chemicals and could ship orders quickly in an error-free manner," said the company’s director of logistics. Rinchem exceeded expectations, while coming in nearly 15 percent below the nearest competitive quote, according to the company’s director of logistics...

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