Deal Snapshot
Central Freight Lines to Acquire Transport Provider Volunteer Express
Wednesday 25 March 2020

Texas, US-based LTL company Central Freight Lines, Inc. has agreed to acquire Tennessee-based transportation provider Volunteer Express, Inc. to operate under the Central Freight Lines brand, the company said.
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The combination of the two organisations will allow for an increase in internal processes and expand the footprint and services for all customers.
In doing so, Central Freight Lines is expected to assume a stronger position amid industry changes including driver shortages and regulatory challenges, increasing their competitive advantage.
Central Freight Lines, Inc. is a non-union less-than-truckload carrier specialising in regional overnight and second day markets in the East Coast, Southeast, Southwest, Midwest, and West Coast and is now serving Mexico, Puerto Rico and Hawaii.

Date Published: 25/03/2020