COMPETITION WATCH: Calyx Transportation Group acquires trio of transportation, logistics companies

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TORONTO, Ont. — Calyx Transportation Group, a provider of transportation and logistics services, has acquired Totalline Transport, Kreative Carriers Transportation and Logistics Services, and Bransam Logistics Services. The three companies will become separate operating subsidiaries of the Calyx Group. Financial details of the acquisitions were not disclosed.


“These acquisitions represent a tremendous opportunity for both the Calyx Group and our customers as it increases the scale of our operations and enhances the service offerings we currently provide,” said Robert J. Donaghey, CEO of Calyx Transportation Group. “The trio of companies we are acquiring have an impressive track record of growth, consistent with other companies within the Calyx Group.”


“This is an exciting time for our company as we embark on a new journey. Joining the Calyx Transportation Group provides us with an opportunity to excel in a highly competitive marketplace,” said Uwe Petroschke, president and CEO of Totalline Transport. “Our focus is on strengthening our partnerships with our customers and aligning our resources with the Calyx team to deliver unparalleled services in our industry.”


Petroschke will continue in his role as president of the Totalline organization, and Rodi Saarloos will maintain overall responsibility for Kreative and Bransam as president of both companies.

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