PenserSC and ICS Logistics Form Alliance
PenserSC's linehaul division now has the capacity to deliver both frozen and chilled loads throughout the southeast region.
Jacksonville, Florida (PRUnderground) June 9th, 2011
PenserSC, a 3PL serving the southeast region, announced today that it has entered into a strategic alliance with ICS Logistics. With this alliance, PenserSC continues a pattern of growth that began four years ago, aimed at expanding services throughout the southeast.
PenserSC will acquire certain transportation assets from ICS Logistics. The alliance will enable PenserSC to operate transportation services for ICS Logistics, including design, pricing and execution. Additionally, the result of the alliance adds expanded frozen LTL and truckload capacity throughout the region.
“PenserSC has experienced 25% year-over-year growth since 2007. This has increased our need for multi-temperature truckload and LTL assets,” said Shawn Barnett, CEO. “This alliance gives our company an expanded transportation infrastructure, which complements our existing network.”
For ICS Logistics, this alliance allows focus on core related Port services and frozen warehousing. The relationship with PenserSC will give ICS Logistics a broader and more complex transportation service offering while providing PenserSC an opportunity to capitalize on the ICS network.
“We are excited about this relationship,” said Terry Brown, CEO of ICS Logistics. “Our customers will benefit greatly from the expertise and experience that PenserSC brings. Simply put, this alliance makes both companies stronger.”
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PenserSC offers contract and flexible logistics, providing warehousing, fulfillment and cross docking. Transportation services include multi-temperature, truckload, LTL, pool distribution, and drayage services. Integrating these services, PenserSC offers supply chain solutions with high service and lower landed logistics costs.
About ICS Logistics:
ICS Logistics, headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, is an asset-based logistics Company, owning companies that operate in all points of the logistics network, including dry and temperature controlled warehousing, stevedoring, terminal services, and other supply chain solutions.