October 2020 Issue
Other news across the Logistics Plus® Network
Logistics Plus Creates New Group Focused on Air Charters
Logistics Plus has created a new, dedicated “LP Air Charter Group” within the company to focus on expanding its air cargo capacity and developing new air charter business opportunities around the world. The new group, based in Houston, TX, is being headed up by industry veterans Russell Means and Axel Kaldschmidt.
Alcohol Warehousing & Distribution Services
Whether it’s imported or domestically produced, Logistics Plus is now able to offer alcohol warehousing and distribution solutions at our new Chicago warehouse (and soon from our southern California warehouse as well). Logistics Plus officially received the proper licensing from the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control to store and distribute alcohol products at our Bensenville, IL facility.
Logistics Plus Adds 565,000 sq. Foot Warehouse in Chino, CA
Located in Chino, California, the new Logistics Plus Chino warehouse is the perfect hub for businesses needing Southern California warehousing and fulfillment services. The facility has over 565 thousand square feet of storage and fulfillment space with 140 trailer storage spaces.
Cargo Air Charter Basics From Logistics Plus
While air charters are a common alternative to commercial passenger flights, they’re also an alternative method for transporting cargo. Aside from the cost, one of the most apparent differences between a standard air freight shipment and a cargo air charter shipment is that instead of renting space on a plane you’re renting the entire plane!
Five Tips For Effective Supply Chain Management
Logistics Plus Supply Chain Solutions is officially a registered U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) importer. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Logistics Plus felt obligated to help fight the war against this virus by importing personal protective equipment (PPE) from countries around the world. In order to do so, an FDA importer license is required.
Logistics Plus Delivers 4 LNG Cargo Tanks to Wisconsin
The Logistics Plus Europe Project Cargo team successfully delivered four liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo tanks from Shanghai, China to Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. Combined, the four gas tanks have a total volume of 15,472 freight tons. The tanks are assigned for installation in the largest LNG bunker barge under construction in the United States.
Services Offered by Logistics Plus International
With Logistics Plus as your global import and export partner, it’s easy to manage all aspects of your international supply chain. Whether you need air or ocean freight forwarding, customs brokerage, inland ground and rail distribution, project cargo, or global trade compliance – the Logistics Plus International (LPI) team has you covered.
2020 Logistics Plus Awards Video
Despite the many challenges 2020 has presented, Logistics Plus has emerged stronger than ever. As a top-rated, fast-growing transportation and logistics provider, we are frequently recognized for our quality services, entrepreneurship, community service, and workplace environment. Highlighted in this video are ten awards we have received in 2020.
Danny Yunes Featured on WPSE Radio Business Spotlight
Danny Yunes, Global Operations & Strategy, was featured in a recent airing of Business Spotlight on WPSE AM 1450/FM 107.1 Radio. In this segment, Danny discussed his role(s) with Logistics Plus, his experiences developing solutions for clients, the creation of the DELTA team, and more. Listen to this Podcast replay.
2020 Holiday Schedules for U.S. Ground Services
As the holidays approach, we want to help you avoid any unnecessary shipping delays over the next few months. 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.