LAREDO, Texas, January 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Xcell Logistics Services today announced the opening of an additional warehouse in New York Laredo, Texas. Recently acquired from DallasBIG Logistics, based at 502 Nafta Blvd, will meet growing demand for the company’s logistics services in the region and further solidify BIG Logistics’ presence on both sides of the border by providing essential northbound and southbound customs brokerage, transportation and warehousing services .
BIG Logistics, LLC, a portfolio company of SecurCapital Corp, is a leading third-party logistics provider (3PL) that uses a technology-enabled IT platform for warehouse management across all warehouses Texas and Mexico with plans to open one Santa Teresa, New Mexico facility later this year.
Cedric SosaCEO of Xcell Logistics Companies, said: “We are excited to expand our 3PL warehouse presence in immediately Laredos crucial cross-border, high-demand market following our merger with BIG Logistics.
He went on to say, “We’re in the right place at the right time,” sharing compelling figures on cross-border traffic awaiting the combined companies. “Year to date, Laredo accounts for 37% of value trade between the US and Mexico with a figure of $243.8 billion. For importers and exporters on both sides of the border, Xcell Logistic Corporation is in Mexico offers wide coverage of existing offices in all major ports of entry and enables cross-border turnkey individual solutions for our United States of America and global customers.”
BIG Logistics Managing Director Vinod Baliga added: “You can never have enough additional warehousing and cross-dock facilities for our growing customer base Laredo. We have now completed our strategy Texas footprint, including a second facility in Laredo. BIG now operates on the border of our old station in El Passo and added Laredo Presence and our seven new Xcell stations in Mexico. This positions BIG Logistics as a leading provider of supply chain solutions on both sides of the border.”
Together, the companies provide pharmaceutical-licensed, 3PL cross-dock and temperature-controlled warehousing, fulfillment, transhipment, customs clearance, and operate facilities in foreign trade zones (FTZ), light manufacturing, and e-commerce services. The newly combined companies provide full lifecycle management for international and domestic air, ocean, ground, customs clearance and project cargo.
Steve RussellCEO of SecurCapital, said: “We are pleased to rapidly expand our warehousing capacity just weeks after acquiring Xcell Logistic Services Laredo and Mexico. Our high quality infrastructure logistics platform supports our Fortune 500 customers and active national and international agent networks as the clear logistics leader on both sides of the southern border.”
About Xcell Logistics Services, Inc.
Xcell Logistics was founded in 1992 Mexico and the United States of America. The company offers fully integrated customs brokerage and international air and sea services, as well as LTL, FTL and flatbed truck transportation Canadathe United States of Americaand Mexico. Xcell has eight offices, including the group’s headquarters in Mexico City and Guadalajara, Monterrey, Laredo, Nuevo Laredo, Manzanillo, Lazaro Cardenasand Veracruz. For more information, visit: https://xcell-logistic.com
About BIG Logistics, LLC
In 2016, a group of financial, technology and logistics industry professionals with aggressive growth plans and strong financial backing acquired 25-year-old KFS, Inc. and renamed it BIG Logistics, LLC, owned by SecurCapital Corp. was acquired April 2021. The company currently has three state-of-the-art facilities in Texas: Alliance Fort Worth (AFW), DallasFort Worth (DFW) and El Passo (ELP). BIG Logistics operates a branch office in Houston (IAH) and a new branch office in Huntsville, Alabama and Gateway office on the west coast in Los Angeles, California. For more information visit https://www.BIGLogistics.com.
About SecurCapital Corp
SecurCapital and its investment portfolio operating companies are proven supply chain, financial services and 3PL warehouse operators and lenders, empowering logistics and diverse businesses in domestic and international markets. The company was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California and is run by logistics, “cloud pioneers” and financial services veterans. SecurCapital offers a wide range of services to customers at home and abroad, wholesalers, distributors and medium-sized logistics companies. The Company’s portfolio companies provide end-to-end, mission-critical supply chain services with proven Mexican cross-border turnkey operations and customized brokerage. For more information, visit http://www.securcapital.com.
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