BlueGrace(R) Logistics Expands Internal Operations
Logistics, Transportation and Technology Provider Continues Local and Nationwide Growth
March 23, 2012 // Franchising.com // RIVERVIEW, Fla. - On the heels of nationwide growth and expansion, Riverview based BlueGrace® Logistics, the nation's most progressive logistics, transportation and technology provider, announced today that its internal operations will expand to an additional location adjacent to the current headquarters in Riverview, Fla.
The new 4,500 square foot facility will be the new home to the Specialized Service Team as well as the Technology Department. All other departments will remain in the existing corporate headquarters location. The new building has room for nearly 70 employees, and BlueGrace Logistics expects to see both departments grow to capacity within one year of the expansion. The company has plans to hire employees for the following positions: sales and operations, truckload sales, carrier sales, rating specialist and manager.
"This expansion is a true testament to our success and growth, both internally and nationwide," said Bobby Harris, CEO & President. "Having additional space allows us to continue providing outstanding services while increasing job opportunities in the community."
BlueGrace Logistics has experienced steady growth in the $600 billion dollar shipping industry, doubling its system-wide revenues every year since its inception in 2007. Along with increasing clientele, the company has added new franchise locations in 16 territories and plans to add 20 more this year.
BlueGrace Logistics offers best-in-class freight and logistics services to businesses throughout the United States using leading edge technology that simplifies the shipping process, allowing customers to focus on their core competencies. BlueGrace has relationships with more than 3,000 transportation companies throughout the United States, and offers services to businesses of all sectors and sizes.
For more information regarding BlueGrace Logistics, visit www.mybluegrace.com.
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