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Logistics Plus Nominated for Two Disrupt Erie Awards

October 6, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Nominated for Two Disrupt Erie Awards Jim Berlin nominated for Social Impact Entrepreneur of the Year and LP Linguistic Solutions nominated for Startup of the Year ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA, October 6, 2015 – Logistics Plus Inc. (LP), a worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, is proud to announce that… Read more »

History: Local Firm Buys Union Station

October 5, 2015

As we celebrate our 20th year of business, we continue our walk down memory lane by sharing the following Times Erie-News newspaper clipping from October 31, 2003. The article is a nice complement to the Great American Stations case study we shared on Wednesday because it covers the announcement of when Logistics Plus purchased an old, vacant train station in downtown… Read more »

MFG Day 2015 Sights & Sounds

October 2, 2015

As a bookend to yesterday’s MFG Day 2015 event at the Bayfront Convention Center in Erie, PA, all of us here at Logistics Plus would like to convey our appreciation as both a sponsor and exhibitor. In the morning we had the pleasure of educating hundreds of area students on what we do and how transportation and logistics… Read more »

LP Turkey Energy News | September 2015

September 30, 2015

Energy News from around the World Today Logistics Plus Turkey (aka, LP Turkey) sent its second issue of LP Turkey Energy News to customers and other interested parties throughout the region.  The new issue is pictured below. Click here to read the online version.

Introducing a Redesigned eShipPlus!

September 29, 2015

We are excited to announce that the Logistics Plus® eShipPlus™ transportation management system (TMS) is receiving a makeover. You will see the new design when you log in to eShipPlus on Tuesday, October 6, 2015. While change is never easy, the new design provides a more contemporary and user-friendly experience that we’re confident you’ll come to appreciate…. Read more »

Logistics Plus is a Proud Sponsor of MFG DAY!

September 28, 2015

Logistics Plus is proud to be a sponsor for MFG DAY 2015 in Erie, PA.  In addition to being mentioned in the October 2015 issue of Business Magazine, we’ll also be exhibiting at the Bayfront Convention Center this coming Thursday, October 1, 2015.  John Ratzenberger and Paul Teutul, Jr. will be keynote speakers, so it should be a… Read more »

New Logistics Plus Project Cargo Videos

September 25, 2015
Videos Circle

The Logistics Plus Project Cargo team has published two new videos to the Logistics Plus YouTube Channel. This most recent time-lapse video showcases the latest move of LPG tanks from China to Brazil. This time the tanks were slightly smaller and didn’t have to be installed directly into the hull. But moving four of them on the… Read more »

Big Picture Large Mural Project RFP for Regional Artists

September 24, 2015

Logistics Plus continues its community service with an exciting new project opportunity. The Big Picture, a collaborative effort of the Erie Art Museum, the YMCA of Erie, and Erie Arts & Culture with support from Tungsten Creative Group, is requesting proposals from regional artists for a design, installation plan and budget for a large-scale mural to be… Read more »

Logistics Plus in Delhi Airport Cargo E-Newsletter


Sundreysh Sarup, Managing Director for Logistics Plus India, was recently featured in the August 2015 edition of Cargo News Unloaded – an e-newsletter published by Delhi International Airport. Sundreysh shares his views on the need for efficient cargo infrastructure in India. You can read his comments below, or click the thumbnail shown to the right… Read more »

EPA Approves Logistics Plus Annual SmartWay Membership

September 23, 2015
Smart Way Transport Partner

Launched in 2004, SmartWay® is an EPA program that helps the freight transportation sector improve supply chain efficiency. The SmartWay Transport Partnership is a strong government/industry collaboration between freight shippers, carriers, logistics companies and other stakeholders, to voluntarily achieve improved fuel efficiency and reduce environmental impacts from freight transport. Participating companies, like Logistics Plus, use performance… Read more »

National Day in China Coming Soon

September 22, 2015

Important Announcement Concerning International Freight Forwarding Services to and from China Most Chinese businesses will be closed for National Day in China from Thursday, October 1 through Wednesday, October 7 to celebrate the founding of the People’s Republic of China (including the LP China office). This will create limited air and ocean capacity in and out… Read more »

Logistics Plus Now Provides Logistics Financing Solutions


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Now Provides Logistics Financing Solutions Strategic Partnership with WorldBusiness Capital, Inc. Allows Customers to Finance International Trade ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA, September 22, 2015 – Logistics Plus Inc. (LP), a worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, has established a strategic partnership with WorldBusiness Capital, Inc. (WBC), a commercial finance company,… Read more »

New Logistics Case Study: The Flying Flanges Challenge

September 21, 2015

How do you to fit 3.9m wide flanges through a 3.4m wide aircraft cargo door?  You consult with the project cargo experts at Logistics Plus, of course. Read more about this project cargo solution in a new logistics case study from Frederik Geirnaert, project manager for Logistics Plus Belgium.  The case study includes a brief summary, a downloadable PDF with… Read more »

Logistics Plus Opens New Office in Dubai, UAE

September 17, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Opens New Office in Dubai, UAE New United Arab Emirates Location Expands Middle East Presence ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA, September 17, 2015 – Logistics Plus Inc., a worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, continues to expand its global presence with the opening of a new United Arab Emirates (UAE)… Read more »

Local Newspaper Gives Inside View of Logistics Plus

September 16, 2015

The Erie Time-News published an article entitled “Logistics Plus in Erie brings casual approach to corporate success” in today’s paper (and online at It’s a nice little article with some great photographs – and we appreciate the time their staff writer spent interviewing our team, and the “inside look” he shared regarding our company’s culture. The piece is nicely… Read more »

Logistics Plus Attacks Barber Beast on the Bay

September 15, 2015

Yesterday we reported how many Logistics Plus employees participated in this past Saturday’s Erie County Heart Walk event. Not to be forgotten is the annual Logistics Plus sponsorship of the Barber Beast on the Bay event which also took place this past Saturday (September 12, 2015). In addition to the company sponsorship, many Logistics Plus employees… Read more »

Logistics Plus Walks for the American Heart Association

September 14, 2015

This past Saturday, Logistics Plus employees participated in the American Heart Association’s Erie County Heart Walk – one of 263 AHA Heart Walk events around the country. Jim Berlin, founder and CEO of Logistics Plus, was the chairperson for the 2015 community event which raised over $100,000 to help save lives from this country’s No. 1 and No…. Read more »

Logistics Plus Recognizes Truck Drivers During NTDAW


With this being National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (NTDAW), Logistics Plus would like to formally recognize and thank the 3.4 million professional men and women who deliver our goods safely, securely and on time, while working hard to keep our highways safe. Not only do we employee professional truck drivers directly through our NTL (National Truckload) division, and indirectly… Read more »

An Erie SeaWolves Tiger Tales Experience

September 10, 2015

On August 29, the Erie SeaWolves hosted an interactive experience called “Tiger Tales” with two of the greatest players in Detroit Tigers history – Lance Parrish and Alan Trammell.  Lance and Alan led the Tigers to a World Championship in 1984 and combined to earn 14 career All-Star Game selections, seven Rawlings Gold Gloves, and nine… Read more »

Great American Stations Case Study | Erie Union Station

September 9, 2015

Logistics Plus (LP) was contacted recently by the Great American Stations Project to prepare a case study on how Erie Union Station was converted for commercial use.  Amtrak® established the Great American Stations Project in 2006 to educate communities on the benefits of redeveloping train stations, offer tools to community leaders to preserve their stations, and… Read more »

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