TORONTO, June 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Wheels Group Inc. ("Wheels" or the "Company") (TSXV: WGI) announced that it has opened a new office in Kansas City, Missouri and
expanded its existing Montreal, Quebec, office with additions to its
"The addition of Kansas City further strengthens Wheels' presence in the
Midwest and capitalizes on our core strengths in cross border and
intra-US transportation of temperature controlled and consumer packaged
goods," said Tim Boyce, Chief Marketing Officer of Wheels. Mr. Boyce
further stated, "the expansion of our Montreal team enables us to
provide greater coverage for clients throughout Quebec for Wheels' full
range of highway and rail solutions."
"This continued investment in sales and business development further
strengthens our platform and demonstrates our commitment to growing
Wheels' organic business in both U.S. and Canada," said Doug Tozer,
Chief Executive Officer of Wheels.
Founded in 1988, Wheels is a leading North American third party
logistics (3PL) provider. As a non-asset provider, the Company develops
advanced supply chain solutions delivered through its qualified partner
network of over 6,000 truck, rail, air and ocean carriers. Wheels
serves consumer goods, food and beverage, manufacturing and retail
clients through 26 offices throughout the US and Canada. Wheels has
been named one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies since 1997,
Platinum since 2003. Wheels has been named one of North America's Top
100 3PL Companies, one of the Top 100 Food 3PL's and one of the Top
Five IMC's (intermodal marketing companies).
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SOURCE: Wheels Group Inc.
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Patrick J Marshall
VP Corporate Development & Investor Relations
Tel: (905) 602-2700