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Hurricane Ian Service Alert

September 28, 2022

The west coast of Florida is bracing for Hurricane Ian to hit as early as Wednesday, September 28. Widespread power outages are expected from Fort Myers to Tampa Bay with tropical force winds reaching 100-plus miles from the center. Storm surges are estimated to reach 10 feet of ocean water and 10 inches of rain… Read more »

Logistics Plus Represented at the Heavy Lift Awards

September 27, 2022

Logistics Plus (LP) was named an Airfreight Solution of the Year finalist for the 2022 Heavy Lift Awards. The winners of each category were announced at the annual show on September 22, 2022, at the Grand Elyseé in Hamburg, Germany. As a finalist, Logistics Plus was represented at the awards show by Basar Kandil (General… Read more »

Logistics Plus Ukraine Announcement Featured in BizBytes Video

September 23, 2022

A recent Logistics Plus Ukraine announcement was featured in a BizBytes video hosted by Business Rockstars. The video discussed the company’s purchase of Concord-Trans, a Ukrainian-based freight forwarding and logistics company. With this acquisition, Logistics Plus gained two new offices, one in Kyiv and one in Odesa. The purchase also included nearly a dozen in-country… Read more »

Introducing Logistics Plus Tianjin, China

September 22, 2022

Logistics Plus China is excited to announce the opening of a new office in Tianjin! As an extension of our office in Shanghai, the Logistics Plus (LP) Tianjin branch will be yet another valuable addition to the growing Logistics Plus global network. Although LP Tianjin can assist with virtually any logistics or supply chain need,… Read more »

Logistics Plus Appears in the Sep-Oct 2022 Issue of HLPFI Magazine

September 21, 2022

Logistics Plus continues its string of regular appearances in Heavy Lift and Project Forwarding International magazine with editorial and advertising content in the new, September-October 2022 issue. Logistics Plus Brazil is mentioned on page 19 for joining the Project Cargo Network (PCN), and Logistics Plus is again mentioned on page 86 for being a finalist for the Heavy… Read more »

Logistics Plus Opens New Office in Honolulu, Hawaii

September 20, 2022
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Opens New Office in Honolulu, Hawaii LP Hawaii to provide logistics solutions bridge between Southeast Asia and the Pacific U.S.. ERIE, PA (August 2, 2022) – Logistics Plus, Inc. (LP), a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics, and supply chain solutions, is pleased to announce the opening of a new… Read more »

Sundreysh Sarup Featured in Cargo Connect Magazine

September 16, 2022

Logistics Plus India Managing Director Sundreysh Sarup was featured in the September 2022 edition of Cargo Connect Magazine. You can find Sundreysh on pages 54-55 talking about the challenges and opportunities for multimodal transport in India. “There are many challenges in multimodal transportation but considering the fact that opportunities are galore for cargo operators, such… Read more »

Update on the U.S. Railway Labor Situation

September 15, 2022

9/15/22 7:00 Am EDT Update: The White House said late Thursday it had reached a tentative agreement to avoid a potential railway strike that threatened to shut down a crucial vein of the U.S. economy. https://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-railroad-strike-averted-as-white-house-unions-reach-tentative-deal-11663234424?mod=djemalertNEWS 9/14/22 2:00 PM EDT Update: Here’s an update on the most recent developments in the ongoing rail vendors’ labor… Read more »

Gretchen Blough Talks Freight Delays on Marketplace

September 14, 2022

Logistics Plus Customs Brokerage Manager Gretchen Blough made another appearance on Marketplace, hosted by Kai Ryssdal, to discuss why freight delays are becoming less common. As container ship congestion eases in some of the major U.S. ports, customs brokers have finally started to see things calm down (in relative terms). “We know the fixed date of… Read more »

2022 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

September 13, 2022

This week, September 11-17, 2022, is National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (NTDAW). Logistics Plus (which was founded and is owned by a former truck driver) and its sister company, National Truckload (NTL), would like to thank the 3.6 million professional men and women for their hard work in undertaking one of our economy’s most demanding… Read more »

USTR Receives Requests for Continuation of China 301 Tariffs

September 8, 2022

Alert Message: The Office of the United States Trade Representative confirmed that representatives of domestic industries benefiting from the tariff actions in the Section 301 investigation of China’s Acts, Policies, and Practices Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Innovation have requested a continuation of the tariffs. The next steps in the four-year review process… Read more »

Logistics Plus Joins the Glendale Chamber of Commerce

September 6, 2022

The Logistics Plus Phoenix office is proud to announce that they have joined the Glendale Chamber of Commerce. As a member of the Chamber, Logistics Plus gains access to a plethora of networking, professional development, and business advocacy events in the Glendale/Phoenix area. The Glendale Chamber of Commerce serves the business community as the voice of commerce… Read more »

2022 Tall Ships Erie Recap

September 1, 2022

Logistics Plus was a proud sponsor of the Nao Trinidad, of Spain at the Tall Ships Erie 2022 festival from August 25th to 28th. The Tall Ships festival is a four-day maritime celebration where visitors and guests can climb aboard and explore tall ships, sail the day away on select ships, and enjoy many other festival highlights,… Read more »

Ukraine Week Raises More than $10,000 for Ukraine

August 24, 2022

Logistics Plus and Red Letter Hospitality teamed up to raise more than $10,000 to aid the people in Ukraine. The funds were raised as a result of Ukraine Week, a week-long celebration of Ukrainian food and culture held from August 8th through August 14th at three local restaurants in the Erie area. The money raised will… Read more »

Thoughts from Jim Berlin – The Full Interview!

August 22, 2022
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Logistics Plus is celebrating its 26th Anniversary this month. As many know, Logistics Plus would not be the successful, global company it is today without the entrepreneurial spirit, practical leadership, and daily coaching from our Founder & CEO, Jim Berlin. This is the full 11-minute interview (previously shared as 14 separate video vignettes) of JB’s… Read more »

Thoughts from Jim Berlin – Part 14 (final)

August 21, 2022
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Logistics Plus is celebrating its 26th Anniversary this month. As many know, Logistics Plus would not be the successful, global company it is today without the entrepreneurial spirit, practical leadership, and daily coaching from our Founder & CEO, Jim Berlin. So, each of the next 14 days, we will share recent video footage of JB’s thoughts on leadership,… Read more »

Thoughts from Jim Berlin – Part 13

August 20, 2022
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Logistics Plus is celebrating its 26th Anniversary this month. As many know, Logistics Plus would not be the successful, global company it is today without the entrepreneurial spirit, practical leadership, and daily coaching from our Founder & CEO, Jim Berlin. So, each of the next 14 days, we will share recent video footage of JB’s thoughts on leadership,… Read more »

Jenny Melgert & Michelle Fontaine on WPSE Business Spotlight

August 19, 2022

Jenny Melgert, VP of Global Supply Chain Solutions, and Michelle Fontaine, Global Sales Manager, were 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,… Read more »

Thoughts from Jim Berlin – Part 12

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Logistics Plus is celebrating its 26th Anniversary this month. As many know, Logistics Plus would not be the successful, global company it is today without the entrepreneurial spirit, practical leadership, and daily coaching from our Founder & CEO, Jim Berlin. So, each of the next 14 days, we will share recent video footage of JB’s thoughts on leadership,… Read more »

Thoughts from Jim Berlin – Part 11

August 18, 2022
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Logistics Plus is celebrating its 26th Anniversary this month. As many know, Logistics Plus would not be the successful, global company it is today without the entrepreneurial spirit, practical leadership, and daily coaching from our Founder & CEO, Jim Berlin. So, each of the next 14 days, we will share recent video footage of JB’s thoughts on leadership,… Read more »