Posts Tagged: Announcement

Important New NMFC Classification Rules Now In Effect

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As a reminder, the recently approved National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) freight classification changes went into effect this weekend (August 5th, 2017). These changes will have far-reaching effects on LTL shipments of certain commodities in the NMFC that are based on density ratings, such as Plastic or Rubber Articles, Expanded, NOI (157320), and others. Previously,… Read more »

Governor Wolf Announces Logistics Plus, Inc. to Expand and Create 44 New Jobs in the City of Erie

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FROM PENNSYLVANIA GOVERNOR TOM WOLF NEWSROOM (see actual news release) Governor Wolf Announces Logistics Plus, Inc. to Expand and Create 44 New Jobs in the City of Erie HARRISBURG, Pa. (July 15, 2017) – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced that Logistics Plus, Inc., a worldwide supply chain management company, will expand its headquarters in the… Read more »

Logistics Plus Recognizes 2016 National and Regional LTL Carriers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Recognizes 2016 National and Regional LTL Carriers of the Year FedEx Freight Presented with National Award and Dayton Freight Presented with Regional Award. ERIE, PA (March 2, 2017) – Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, recently recognized two of its less-than-truckload (LTL)… Read more »

David Whitehill Joins Logistics Plus as New Procurement Executive

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David Whitehill Joins Logistics Plus as New Procurement Executive Whitehill will head up sourcing solutions division and support global co-working space client. ERIE, PA (January 10, 2017) – Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, is proud to announce that David Whitehill has joined the company… Read more »

Logistics Plus Acquires DoorLogistics™ Door-to-Door Intermodal Solution

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Acquires DoorLogistics™ Door-to-Door Intermodal Solution New platform, developed by SynchroNet Intermodal Services, provides enhanced container visibility, pricing, and support capabilities. ERIE, Pa. (December 1, 2016) – Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, announced today that it has acquired the DoorLogistics™ service of Virginia… Read more »

2016 Holiday Schedules for U.S. Ground Services

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U.S. Holiday schedules for Logistics Plus and ground carriers As the holidays approach, we want to help you avoid any unnecessary shipping delays over the next few weeks. Shown below is the holiday schedule for U.S.-based Logistics Plus offices and warehouse locations, as well as the top U.S. ground (parcel and LTL) carriers. If you have… Read more »

SOLAS Container Freight Rules Take Effect July 1

As widely reported in the trade media, and as Logistics Plus reported late last year, on July 1, 2016, a new regulation from SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea convention of the International Maritime Organization or IMO) takes effect requiring shippers whose name appears on the bill of lading to verify the gross mass of… Read more »

LP Logo Fun Promotion – Winners

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The LP Logo Fun Promotion is now closed and our three lucky employee and three non-employee winners have been randomly chosen. Congratulations to the following individuals for winning a free item of their choice from the Logistics Plus Company Store. If you participated in this promotion, and your entry was not randomly selected as one of our… Read more »

Logistics Program for Manufacturer & Business Association

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In case you missed it on Tuesday, the Manufacturer & Business Association (MBA) and Logistics Plus announced an agreement to provide transportation and logistics services to the more than 4,000 MBA members located in Pennsylvania, eastern Ohio and western New York.  Through this new Logistics Program, MBA members will get exclusive access to preferred customer services and discounted… Read more »

LTL Guaranteed Options Now Available on eShipPlus

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Logistics Plus customers using eShipPlus™ for online rate quoting and shipment scheduling will now benefit from instant visibility to LTL guaranteed services and rates. In addition to competitive standard LTL freight rates for multiple top-tier carriers, you’ll now be able to see – and select – guaranteed delivery services where available. This provides you with the added… Read more »