BlueGrace(R) Logistics Receives Certification as a Minority Business Enterprise
Leader in Freight and Logistics Industry Recognized for Supplier Diversity Efforts
December 19, 2011 // Franchising.com // TAMPA, Fla. – BlueGrace Logistics, the nation's most progressive logistics, transportation and technology provider, announced today its certification by the Central & North Florida Minority Supplier Development Council (CNFMSDC). As a minority business enterprise (MBE), BlueGrace serves small and large businesses throughout the U.S. by offering best-in-class technology and logistics services such as less than truckload, truckload, air and ocean freight, and other modes of transportation.
“We are honored to be a new member of an organization that offers an opportunity to build relationships directly with the minority business community,” said Bobby Harris, President and CEO of BlueGrace. “We see value in our relationship with the council and realize that our jobs are easier, because they are there.”
The CNFMSDC is a corporate member organization, and its primary objective is to help corporations with their supplier diversity efforts. The mission of the CNFMSDC is to provide a direct link between corporate America and minority-owned business enterprises.
Serving more than 2,500 customers, BlueGrace is one of the fastest-growing freight and logistics concepts in the nation, offering best-in-class freight and logistics services to businesses throughout the United States. With 11 locations throughout the U.S., the company uses leading edge technology that simplifies the shipping process, allowing businesses to focus on their core competencies.
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About BlueGrace® Logistics
Founded in 2007, BlueGrace Logistics offers complete, customized transportation management solutions to customers throughout the United States. Based in Riverview, Fla. with satellite offices in Salt Lake City and Chicago, the company has increased sales by more than 400 percent since 2009. It also launched a franchise program in early 2011 as part of its strategic growth plan. The company offers best -in-class freight services and support, including:
- Less Than Truckload
- Truckload Services
- International and Domestic Air Freight
- Ocean Freight
- Parcel Shipment
- Logistics Management
- State-of-the-Art Technology
- Service Desk Support
- Auditing Services
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