Mullen Group acquires two B.C. logistics companies

by Truck News

OKOTOKS, Alta. – Mullen Group has announced the acquisition of Argus Carriers and Inter-Urban Delivery Service, logistics companies operating in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia.

Argus, founded in 1948, operates a fleet of 57 trucks and 46 trailers providing general freight services including. Inter-Urban, founded in 1974, operates 43 trucks and 26 trailers focusing on critical same-day delivery service for the health-care sector.

The acquisitions of Argus and Inter-Urban align with Mullen Group’s strategy of acquiring transportation and logistics companies that have a strong regional LTL presence centrally located to serve consumers in large urban centers, the company said this week.

“I am extremely pleased that Argus and Inter-Urban will now be part of our organization,” said Murray Mullen, chairman and CEO.

“These businesses have a longstanding history of providing a quality trucking/logistics service in the province of British Columbia, a tradition we intend to continue to build upon.”

Mullen Group, which owns a network of independently operated businesses, is a leading supplier of trucking and logistics. It is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Have your say

This is a moderated forum. Comments will no longer be published unless they are accompanied by a first and last name and a verifiable email address. (Today's Trucking will not publish or share the email address.) Profane language and content deemed to be libelous, racist, or threatening in nature will not be published under any circumstances.