Posts Tagged: People

Logistics Plus Provides Ocean Tracking for 1-Year Sailing Trip


Bon voyage! Pieter Jan De Smedt, a very close friend of Frederik Geirnaert (global project manager for the Logistics Plus Project Cargo Division) is embarking on a one (1) year sailing adventure around the world in a Catana 401 named Vite & Rêves. The crew, a family of five, departed Lavrion, Greece late September with the… Read more »

Logistics Plus Supports Women in Logistics Leadership (WiLL)

WiLL Houston

Julie Shafer, an Erie, PA-based business development manager for Logistics Plus, recently attended the First Annual Women in Logistics Leadership (WiLL) Conference sponsored by the University of Houston and hosted by Fluor Corporation at their corporate office in Sugarland, TX. The platform was founded by several women at logistics companies who have a passion for… Read more »

Logistics Plus Directory Provides Full Access to Locations and People

With an annual global revenue estimate of around $150M, Logistics Plus is not one the largest player in the $721B third-party logistics industry.  However, we continue to be one of the most transparent and resourceful companies in the business. Case in point: The Logistics Plus Directory. We proudly showcase every one of our 400+ employees (to the… Read more »

Logistics Plus Visits Penn State Behrend PSCM Club

Congratulations to Jeremy Chaffee for being mentioned in the Penn State Behrend Project and Supply Chain Management (PSCM) newsletter. Jeremy is the director of domestic operations for Logistics Plus, and also an appointed PSCM board member. The newsletter article, shown below, recapped a visit and presentation that Jeremy made to PSCM students on January 11.

First Pitch at Erie Seawolves Game


Last week Thursday, Logistics Plus was given the opportunity to throw out the first pitch at an Erie Seawolves baseball game in Erie, PA. The person selected for this honor was Jesus Mireles de la Cruz “La Guera,” the father-in-law of Logistics Plus employee Alfredo Ayala. In addition to being Alfredo’s father-in-law, Jesus is also a… Read more »

U.S./India Trade Lane Development

US-India Trade Lane

We are proud to have Heena Merha on the Logistics Plus team. She recently relocated to Erie, PA from southern CA where she studied international business and marketing, and acquired supply chain experience working on the shipper side of logistics. Heena will be working to further develop business in our U.S./India trade lane – a lane that is particularly strong… Read more »

Meet our LTL Freight Staff

LTL Staff

Less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping can seem daunting and complex. Rate tables, freight classifications, discounts, accessorials, minimums … understanding your charges is hard enough – let alone knowing whether you received a good deal or not. Don’t fret, you have an experienced Logistics Plus team that is ready to help. Rate negotiations, pricing agreements, freight bill auditing… Read more »

Meet Our Truckload Staff

Truckload Staff

Sourcing truckload capacity can be a real nightmare for shippers. It takes a lot of time making multiple phone calls to carriers, searching for the right equipment and drivers in the right place at the right time, and ensuring your selected trucker has the proper operating authority and safety rating – not to mention finding… Read more »

Meet Our Global HQ International Staff

Logistics Plus Inc. has international shipping experts located at over 36 offices in 20 countries around the world. A lot of our global logistics coordination comes from our “International Division” staff located at our Global Headquarters in Erie, PA. Recently, we were able to pry most of them away from their computers and telephones for a… Read more »

Logistics Plus Dallas Branch Wins 2014 Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Dallas Branch Wins 2014 Award CEO of Logistics Plus presents Jenny Melgert with the Branch Manager of the Year award DALLAS, TEXAS, December 9, 2014 – Jenny Melgert, Dallas branch manager for Logistics Plus Inc., a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, was presented with the company’s 2014 Branch… Read more »