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NMFC Changes effective August 13, 2022

July 5, 2022
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The Freight Classification Development Council (FCDC) has discussed new amendments to the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC®). These NMFC changes are effective 08/13/2022.  Some notable changes are listed below. Subject 1 – Flat Glass; or Glazing Units, glass, not in sash – Items 86700 and 86960 Subject 2 – Loudspeakers or Speakers – Item 62420… Read more »

Logistics Plus Acquires Concord-Trans to Expand its Ukraine Operations

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Acquires Concord-Trans to Expand its Ukraine Operations The acquisition offers additional freight forwarding and project cargo capabilities to the region. ERIE, PA (July 5, 2022) – Logistics Plus, Inc. (LP), a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics, and supply chain solutions, has announced the acquisition of Concord-Trans, a Ukrainian-based freight… Read more »

Meet the Newly Expanded Logistics Plus Ukraine Team

July 1, 2022
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Logistics Plus Ukraine (aka LP Ukraine) is expanding its presence with new offices in Kyiv and Odesa (joining our existing Ivano-Frankivsk office). Logistics Plus added the new offices to its growing global network through the acquisition of Concord-Trans, a successful Ukrainian-based freight forwarder. Some of the primary logistics services offered by this new team include: Imports… Read more »

NW PA High School Sports Awards Show Recap

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Now that the 2022 Northwestern Pennsylvania High School Sports Awards Show has ended, all of us at Logistics Plus would like to congratulate the finalists on their outstanding seasons and the final winners on their awards that were announced last Thursday evening. We are proud to have been a marquee sponsor of the event for… Read more »

Logistics Plus Recognized with Another Top Supply Chain Project Award

June 28, 2022
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Recognized with Another Top Supply Chain Project Award It’s the fourth straight year and the sixth time that Logistics Plus has been recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive for a top supply chain project. ERIE, PA (June 28, 2022) – Logistics Plus, Inc. (LP), a leading worldwide provider of… Read more »

Dennis Melgert Featured on WPSE Business Spotlight

June 24, 2022

Dennis Melgert, Vice President of the Logistics Plus Chemicals Division, was featured on the weekly Business Spotlight program from WPSE AM 1450/FM 107.1 Radio. Business Spotlight is a 30-minute program airing Fridays at noon. Each segment focuses on a business or organization that is making an impact across the region. In this segment, Dennis discusses his background,… Read more »

Yuriy Ostapyak Featured on Inbound Logistics Podcast

June 20, 2022
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Logistics Plus COO Yuriy Ostapyak was interviewed and featured on the latest episode of the Inbound Logistics Podcast titled “War in Ukraine: How is One 3PL Navigating the Ultimate Disruption?” Moving out of the pandemic is one thing, but how would your business respond if it then moved into a war zone? What balance of technology,… Read more »

Shane Gross Attends Chicago Chamber Annual Meeting

June 14, 2022

Logistics Plus VP of Global Strategic Partnerships Shane Gross attended the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce 118th Annual Meeting last week. This year, the Chamber had Google President of Global Clients and Agency Solutions Karen Sauder as their keynote speaker. At this year’s annual event, the Chicagoland Chamber announced the findings of the Chicago Tech Effect,… Read more »

Gretchen Seth Named to Global Trade Magazine’s 2022 Top 10 Women in Logistics List

June 13, 2022
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Logistics Plus (LP) Senior Vice President Gretchen Seth was named by Global Trade magazine to its 2022 Women In Logistics list as one of “10 Leaders Who Are Truly Reshaping Their Industry.” Global Trade says the following about LP’s Seth: “A key leader at the transportation, warehousing, fulfillment, global logistics, business intelligence, technology, and supply… Read more »

The Updated logisticsplus.com Website – June 2022

June 10, 2022
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The logisticsplus.com corporate website recently underwent some minor updates. Some of the changes include: A simplified header and menu with a new “global locations” finder at the top (click the globe icon) Not sure where to find something? Just use the global search feature (click the magnifying glass icon) More prominent and improved featured images… Read more »

Meet the Logistics Plus Malaysia Team

June 8, 2022

Logistics Plus Malaysia (aka LP Malaysia) officially opened in June 2022 in Kuala Lumpur. This new office is yet another addition to the growing Logistics Plus global network. Some of the primary logistics services LP Malaysia offers include: International freight forwarding E-commerce solutions Warehousing and fulfillment Special commodity handling Project cargo and breakbulk Cargo management IOR… Read more »

Dan Zack Featured in Toggle Case Study

June 6, 2022
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Logistics Plus Director of IT & Business Leader Dan Zack was featured in a case study by Toggle Magazine. This case study focuses on the information technology and infrastructure side of Logistics Plus. It was broken up into four main sections: Company overview Logistics and beyond Putting everything in place Say yes and learn how… Read more »

LP Saudi Arabia Assists With Oil Refinery Project

June 3, 2022

The Logistics Plus Saudi Arabia team successfully handled a break bulk shipment from the Czech Republic to Saudi Arabia. The shipment moved on a door-to-door basis from the supplier in the Czech Republic to an oil refinery plant in Jubail, Saudi Arabia. The two crates, weighing a combined 71 tons, were transported on a RORO… Read more »

Introducing Logistics Plus Vietnam

June 2, 2022

Logistics Plus Vietnam (aka LP Vietnam) officially opened on June 1, 2022, in Ho Chi Minh City. The LP Vietnam office will primarily focus on business with the United States, China, Europe, and the Middle East. Although LP Vietnam can assist with most logistics and supply chain requests, the office specializes in the services listed below:… Read more »

Logistics Plus Sponsors NW PA High School Sports Awards Program

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Sponsors Northwestern Pennsylvania High School Sports Awards Program for a Sixth Straight Year Logistics Plus is also sponsoring the national USA TODAY High School Sports Awards program for a second year. ERIE, PA (June 2, 2022) – Logistics Plus, Inc. (LP), a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics, and supply… Read more »

Francisco Tijerina Featured on WPSE Business Spotlight

May 31, 2022

Francisco Tijerina, Director of Logistics Plus Mexico, was featured on the weekly Business Spotlight program from WPSE AM 1450/FM 107.1 Radio. Business Spotlight is a 30-minute program airing Fridays at noon. Each segment focuses on a business or organization that is making an impact across the region. In this segment, Francisco discusses his background, how he came to… Read more »

The world changed. We will get it there.

The World Changed

The world changed, is changing, and will continue to change. We have the experience. We have the locations. We have the capabilities. We have the people. And we have the recognition. Whenever change happens. Whatever it is. When it must get there. Logistics Plus will get it there. 

Autoclaves Project From Houston to Little Rock

May 23, 2022

The Logistics Plus Project Cargo team successfully transported two autoclaves and work tanks from a barge in Houston to the client’s job site in Little Rock. First, the Logistics Plus team received the barge to the port of Houston. Our team then transported the autoclaves and work tanks to Little Rock river terminal and ultimately… Read more »

Global Logistics Alert: U.S. Tariffs Lifted on Ukraine Steel

May 18, 2022

Alert Message: The United States Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo announced that the U.S. has temporarily suspended 232 tariffs on Ukrainian steel for one year. Ukraine’s steel industry is uniquely vital to the country’s economic strength, employing 1 in 13 Ukrainians with good-paying jobs. The thought behind this move is that creating export opportunities for… Read more »

Logistics Plus Appears in the May-Jun 2022 Issue of HLPFI Magazine

May 16, 2022

Logistics Plus is, once again, in Heavy Lift and Project Forwarding International magazine. Our newest advertisement (shown below) appears in the May/June 2022 issue that came out earlier this week.  Copies of this issue will also be available at the 2022 Breakbulk Europe conference taking place May 17-19. Members of the Logistics Plus Project Cargo… Read more »