The parties will measure performance against specific targets and identify ways to mutually improve the grain distribution supply chain. CN delivers grain to Agri-Marché
at Saint-Isidore, located southeast of Quebec City.
Doug MacDonald, CN vice-president, corporate marketing, said: "Our agreement with Agri-Marché provides the both of us with the tools to do a better job of serving the end-customers."
Jean-Pierre Brochu, operations manager of Agri-Marché, said: "We have seen a solid improvement in CN’s performance as a result of its increased customer collaboration and efforts to improve supply chain efficiencies."
Privately held Agri-Marché
, based in Saint-Isidore, Quebec, owns and operates animal feed mills and supplies, and provides various animal feeds and services. The company was founded in 1913 and operates as a subsidiary of Groupe Brochu.