Editor’s Note: Read about Nolan Transportation’s new president, Geoff Kelley here.
Nolan Transportation Group BB #:284370, one of the largest and fastest-growing non-asset truckload freight brokerages and provider of third-party logistics services in North America, announces the acquisition of Eagle Transportation LLC BB #:188330, a Mississippi-based freight brokerage specializing in temperature-controlled shipping. This acquisition reflects NTG’s continued nationwide expansion as a logistics provider with expanding services across transportation modes and with sensitive freight. NTG will benefit from the addition of the talented team at Eagle Transportation while bringing enhanced temperature-controlled capabilities and expertise to NTG customers nationwide. The Eagle team will continue to manage existing customer and carrier relationships. “Eagle Transportation is a trusted, well-managed brokerage with an exceptional reputation for quality and on-time service,” stated Kevin Nolan, founder and chairman of NTG. “The acquisition of Eagle takes us another step, solidifying our position, as a leading freight brokerage platform in North America.”
Tory Bass, president of Eagle Transportation says, “We share the NTG vision to connect shippers and carriers while delivering exceptional service and meeting quality expectations at competitive rates. We look forward to joining with NTG as we continue to grow and serve our customers.”
This acquisition broadens the capabilities of NTG in the important segment of temperature-controlled truckload and supply chain management and services. Eagle Transportation brings cold-chain shipping expertise with a strong emphasis on service levels, audit capabilities, quality management, communication, and transparency.
As a leading freight brokerage firm, NTG provides multimodal freight services through a wide-ranging network of partner carriers, offering transportation solutions at competitive rates. Eagle will continue serving its legacy customers and carriers while introducing a broader range of service offerings and logistics solutions from NTG. NTG operates as a sister company to Transportation Insight, a leading non-asset provider of enterprise logistics solutions.