2013-06-26 14:06:13 - Logistics providers GES opens 7 new branch offices in US and China
June 26, 2013
Globe Express Services, one of the world’s top 100 global logistics providers, has announced that it has opened 3 new branch offices in the US and 4 sales offices in China as part of its global expansion efforts.
The new US offices are located in Chicago, Boston and Baltimore. The Chicago branch features a spacious office and a warehouse and is located within 10 miles of the O’Hare International Airport. It makes Globe Express Services (GES) part of the fourth busiest air freight market in the US, with daily flights to over 60 foreign destinations. The Boston and Baltimore offices, on the other hand, will offer a full range of global logistics services that include Air to Ocean, Import
to Export, and Customs Brokerage, among others. They will be crucial to strengthening GES’ service capability in the US’ Northeast region.
GES’ expansion in China through opening Sales Offices in each of Dongguan, Foshan, Zhongshan and Yantai will also offer clients a comprehensive range of global logistics services. The Yantai office in eastern Shandong province is within a superior investment environment that hosts various manufacturers. The other three are located in the southern Pearl River Delta Area, a developed economic area with several trading zones and a thriving manufacturing center. The new operations bring GES’ total office count in China to 16 locations.
“Our new branch offices in the US will deliver more competitive pricing to our customers and further strengthen our distribution networks, while our additional Chinese operations will sustain the momentum of our strong performance this year. Our latest branch openings are crucial to the success of our overall expansion efforts which are aimed at cementing our position in key foreign markets,” said Mustapha Kawam, Managing Director-Gulf States of GES.
Globe Express Services is a full-service, global logistics services provider. Out-of-gauge services are a core offering of the company’s Project Logistics and Management portfolio. Through its Logistics and Compliance Consulting division, the company offers expertise in creative warehouse design, distribution, supply chain execution and material handling solutions for leading retail, wholesale, and consumer product manufacturing companies. GES’s consultancy service also covers selection and implementation of supply chain execution software, including comprehensive systems for warehouse management, asset management, transportation management, yard management and labor management.
About Globe Express Services ®
Globe Express Services ® offers a robust, well-rounded suite of logistics services to companies doing business in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, North America, Latin America and around the world. Since 1974, we have enabled our clients’ supply chain success through ocean & air freight forwarding, overland transport, Customs brokerage & compliance consulting, cargo consolidation, warehousing & distribution, specialty cargo handling, and project logistics. Our state-of-the-art technology platform provides outstanding visibility, flexibility and customization potential, while our highly trained personnel share a commitment to providing the ultimate customer service. For more information, please visit www.globeexpress.com.