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Global Logistics Services in Indonesia

October 30, 2014

Logistics Plus Inc. is a fast-growing worldwide provider of freight management, global logistics, and business solutions. We have a comprehensive network of people and resources located around the world … including Indonesia, where we have offices located in Jakarta and Surabaya. Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia and its largest city. It is located on the northwest corner of… Read more »

Maximize Your Freight Broker Relationship

October 29, 2014

This week Inbound Logistics magazine distributed an article called “10 Tips for Maximizing Your Freight Broker Relationship.” If you saw the article, it almost reads like a checklist for Logistics Plus® freight services. Here are the recommended ten tips from the article along with information on how Logistics Plus stacks up: Find a reliable partner with market… Read more »

Global Trade Compliance Support Services

October 27, 2014

Is your company (or members of your association, chamber, or trade group) involved in the import or export of products or materials? If the answer is yes, then you should consider a Logistics Plus® Compliance Training Program to get a better understanding of the regulations and procedures that must be followed when shipping globally. The Logistics Plus Global Trade Compliance… Read more »

Helping the World Meet Its Energy Needs

October 23, 2014

Logistics Plus is an expert at handling big cargo and big projects, and managing those projects across the entire supply chain. We have managed some pretty interesting projects “from cradle-to-grave,” including transporting locomotives to Indonesia, shipping wind-turbines across Europe, moving tugboats into the Middle East, and helping setup the largest solar energy farm in the world!… Read more »

Get Quick Quotes from Logistics Plus

October 22, 2014

You have a business to run. You don’t have time to find equipment, review carrier safety records, negotiate competitive rates, get quotes from multiple carrier websites, call multiple freight brokers, deal with delivery issues, and all of the other headaches that come with freight management. And now you don’t have to. When you work with… Read more »

Big Equipment Painting and Maintenance Business Solutions

October 9, 2014

In addition to freight management and global logistics services, Logistics Plus® provides a variety of specialized and unique business solutions – just another way we put the “plus” in logistics to help our customers be successful. One of our more unique business solutions is delivered through our National Truck Load (NTL) division in Erie, Pennsylvania. Serving nearby businesses in… Read more »

Logistics Plus named to Inc. 5000 List

October 7, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus named to Inc. 5000 List ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA, October 7, 2014 – Inc. magazine recently included Logistics Plus Inc. on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs…. Read more »

Logistics Plus Expands Presence in India

October 6, 2014

Logistics Plus Inc. continues to expand its worldwide presence with new offices located in India. Besides having our own offices in New Delhi, Bangalore, and Chennai, we continue to expand our service and coverage by opening new partner/franchisee offices in smaller cities around the country. As reported by Sundreysh Sarup, managing director for Logistics Plus… Read more »

Congratulations to our newest Licensed Customs Broker!

All of us here at Logistics Plus would like to congratulate Gretchen Blough, our Import Compliance Specialist, on a very important achievement. This past week, Gretchen earned her Customs Broker License through the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of International Trade. Gretchen put in a lot of hard work and many hours of studying into… Read more »

Scott Frederick Joins Logistics Plus Inc. as New Marketing Executive

October 1, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Scott Frederick Joins Logistics Plus Inc. as New Marketing Executive ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA, October 1, 2014 – Scott Frederick has been named the new vice president of marketing for Logistics Plus Inc., a worldwide provider of freight management, global logistics, and specialized business solutions. Working collaboratively with the Logistics Plus offices around the world,… Read more »

Listen Up!, Part 3

September 23, 2014

Here’s part 3 of Ron Slomski’s radio interview with our CEO Jim Berlin on WP$E: Clip 7 Clip 8 Clip 9  

Listen Up!, Part 2

September 17, 2014

Here’s part 2 of Ron Slomski’s radio interview with our CEO Jim Berlin on WP$E: Clip 4 Clip 5 Clip 6

Saturday Sitdown

September 15, 2014

Our CEO Jim Berlin was featured on GoErie’s Saturday Sitdown with Sarah Stemen.  Take a look at the interview here: Saturday Sitdown  

Listen Up!

September 12, 2014

Our CEO Jim Berlin was recently interviewed on WPSE radio.  Here are some clips from the interview: Clip 1 Clip 2 Clip 3

The Future Looks Bright at Historic Union Station

August 13, 2014

Erie, PA, August 13, 2014 – Big things are happening at Union Station!  Hotheads Hair Design will be relocating to the historic 87-year-old train station on September 1st, joining fellow newcomers Logistics Plus Linguistic Solutions and Habibi Restaurant.  They, of course, join established favorites Hookah Café, Mazany Office Interiors, Urarrao Gallery and Penn Shore Wine… Read more »

Release the Beast!

August 7, 2014

Logistics Plus is very proud to be the official warehouse of the Barber National Institute’s Beast on the Bay!  For more information on this challenging race that benefits a great cause or to register, please click on this link: Barber Beast on the Bay

2014 PFI Conference

August 1, 2014

Logistics Plus compliance manager Adam Mook recently was a featured speaker at the 2014 Pellet Fuels Institute Conference in Orlando, FL. Check out the details here: 2014 PFI Conference

What Can We Move for You Today?

July 21, 2014

From your small pack shipment to LPG tanks, we have the solution for you!  Check out this move for Wartsila Vard, captured by Frederik Geirnaert in our Antwerp office: China to Brazil Move

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

July 7, 2014

Union Station Square Block Party!!!

The Industrial Complex

June 12, 2014

Come support not only art in our neighborhood, but also a very good friend of the LP family.  The music and painting of Bill Horan will be featured on Thursday and Friday, June 26-27 at the Brewerie at Union Station; 123 W 14th St.; Erie, PA 16501 from 5-9 pm each evening. Paintings by Bill… Read more »