Roadrunner Transportation Integrates Active Aero Group, USA Jet
DOWNERS GROVE, IL (TruckingNewsNow.com) (Source: Roadrunner Transportation) — Roadrunner Transportation Systems (NYSE:RRTS) is announcing the integration of Active Aero Group, USA Jet and Rich Logistics to unify the company’s time definite ground and air transportation operations. Although all three legal entities will continue to exist, they will now be integrated and operate under one management team. The integrated business will go to market as Active On-Demand® powered by Rich Logistics and USA Jet. On a combined basis this business platform has annual revenue in excess of $760 million with over 450 customers, nearly 1,000 drivers and pilots and over 625 other team members in 13 locations throughout the United States and Mexico.
Active On-Demand will continue to deliver time and mission critical supply chain confidence for some of the nation’s best known and successful manufacturing, distribution and consumer products companies. The combination of truck and aircraft fleets will provide customers with an expanded, more powerful logistics network for enhanced coverage across the United States and Mexico.
“We are proud to announce further progress on our continuing strategy of more fully integrating successful companies into larger business platforms,” said Michael Gettle, President of Roadrunner. “Between Active On-Demand, USA Jet and Rich Logistics we have an extremely successful team that delivers reliability, dependability and precision. By combining the power of these teams, we will be able to better serve the nation’s largest supply chain operations with multi-modal mission critical transportation support.”