PLS Logistics opens Jacksonville office

New Jacksonville, FL, US: PLS Logistics Services will open a new office in Jacksonville, Florida on 31 May.

“PLS is excited about the opening of our new Jacksonville Branch,” says Greg Burns, chairman of PLS. “We feel Jacksonville, with its growing port operations is a good fit with PLS’s industrial shipper and carrier base… we look forward to expanding our presence there.”

The new office in Jacksonville will have nine staff from the firm’s Cranberry, PA location, and eight staff recruited locally. PLS expects to hire an additional 100 employees from the Jacksonville market over the next two years.

PLS Logistics Services is based in Pittsburgh, PA and provides truck brokerage services shipping over a million loads annually through its network that includes over 10,000 motor carriers, Class-1 railroads and major barge companies.

WORLD NEWS

Daimler Trucks goes electric

Stuttgart, Germany: Daimler Trucks plans a range of electric trucks for urban distribution and long-haul transport and has launched a concept vehicle to demonstrate the …

READ THE FULL STORY >

Krone boosts telematics services

Werlte, Germany: Trailer maker Krone and Shippeo, which makes automated tracking systems, have partnered to provide real-time estimated time of arrival (ETA) for Krone’s trailer …

READ THE FULL STORY >

European Cold Chain Conference set for Rotterdam in November

Rotterdam, Netherlands: The 23rd GCCA European Cold Chain Conference is scheduled for 23 – 25 November 2020 at the Hilton Rotterdam. The conference for temperature controlled professionals will see …

READ THE FULL STORY >

Polish pharma firm opens new warehouse

Głogów. Poland: Polish pharmaceutical company Arra Group has opened a new temperature-controlled warehouse in Poland near Poznań. The company says the warehouse is in a …

READ THE FULL STORY >

WHAT’S ON

  • Cold Chain Insight
    Cold Chain Insight into Energy, 16-20 November – the first of the new virtual insight series

Latest Tweets

This year's Cold Chain Leaders report (formerly Top 25) shows that @Culina_Group took the number one slot. Read what the chief execs say about 2020 plus tables on turnover, fleet size etc: bit.ly/3mYi3GF #logistics #SupplyChain #Coldchain pic.twitter.com/m4SMVG8DNp

© 2020 Global Cold Chain News | Terms of use | Privacy Policy
Commercial Transport Publishing Limited, registered in England and Wales, Company No: 6453302. Registered Office: 6 Corunna Court, Corunna Road, Warwick CV34 5HQ