Radiant acquires transportation and logistics company

by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Radiant Logistics, Inc., a provider of technology-enabled global transportation and value-added logistics solutions for the U.S. and Canada, has acquired Cascade Transportation, Inc., a company that provides a full range of customized time critical domestic and international transportation and logistics services.

Founded in 1982, Cascade services a diversified account base including retail, e-commerce, production furniture and tradeshow industries. From inception through the date of acquisition, Cascade operated as part of a competing transportation group. On a post-closing basis, Cascade will continue under the current leadership and operate as Radiant Global Logistics (RGL-SEA).

David Comstock of Cascade commented, “Through years of dedicated service, our customers have always remained our top priority. We have been looking for a long-term partner with that same passion for servicing the customer and a shared vision to further advance our business: we found that partner in Radiant. We are excited to now transition the business in a way ensures the continued success of our customers and employees while also enabling the opportunity for growth as part of a larger organization moving forward.”

Through its service offering, Radiant provides domestic and international freight forwarding along with truck and rail brokerage services to a diversified account base including manufacturers, distributors and retailers which it supports from a network of Radiant and agent-owned offices throughout North America and other key markets around the world. Radiant’s value-added logistics services include warehouse and distribution, customs brokerage, order fulfillment, inventory management and technology services.