Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) July 03, 2013
EPES Logistics Services, Inc., a privately held third party logistics and freight management company headquartered in Greensboro, NC, is pleased to announce its acquisition of Freight Shakers USA, Inc., based just south of Atlanta in Hampton, GA. The acquisition furthers the strategic expansion of EPES Logistics by adding regional facilities to increase their national presence.
Jason Bodford, President of EPES Logistics, emphasized the importance of retaining existing staff as their customer relationships will help ensure a seamless transition, and their industry knowledge will help grow the overall regional presence of the company. “We are pleased to have the opportunity to acquire such a solid company. We appreciate the value Freight Shakers has placed on customer and carrier relationships, particularly in the Southeast, and believe our combined efforts will enhance results for everyone involved.”
Bodford also noted that the current customers of Freight Shakers would gain from the additional services EPES provides such as Mexico and Canada service, flatbed, freight management, drop trailer service, less-than-truckload and expedited shipping as well as access to additional capacity nationwide.