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GlobalTranz Acquires AJR Transportation to Enhance Freight Brokerage Offerings
Friday 12 January 2018

12 January 2018 - Arizona, US-based freight management solution company GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc. has acquired Texas, US-based freight brokerage and logistics provider AJR Transportation to strengthen GlobalTanz's position in the freight brokerage market, the company said.
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
AJR Transportation brings freight management expertise and best practices that can be leveraged across the GlobalTranz network, helping to improve operational excellence.
GlobalTranz said AJR Transportation has a deep knowledge of the industry, a strong customer service focus and the ability to share insights with GlobalTranz's freight agents, which will continue to help accelerate the company's growth and expansion.
AJR Transportation is GlobalTranz's fifth acquisition in 12 months, expanding its footprint and capabilities with Utah-based Apex Logistics Group, Wisconsin-based Global Freight Source, Minnesota-based Logistics Planning Services and Virginia-based Worthington Logistics.
AJR Transportation specialises in LTL, full truckload and expedited shipping, and provides shippers of all sizes value-added freight management services and technology that drives efficiency, reliability and cost savings for their businesses.
GlobalTranz is a technology-driven freight brokerage and logistics company specialising in LTL, full truckload, third-party logistics and expedited shipping services. GlobalTranz offers logistics technology that optimises the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in near real-time.
The company has a customer base of over 25,000 shippers.
Date Published: 12/01/2018
Target: AJR Transportation
Country: USA
Sector: Road Transport/Freight Transport
Type: Corporate acquisition
Status: Closed
Buyer: GlobalTranz Enterprises
Terms of the deal were not disclosed