Saturday 22nd Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Menlo buys in China

Menlo Worldwide, the logistics subsidiary of Con-way, is to purchase Shanghai based Chic Holdings a domestic third-party logistics provider in China. Chic has a network with 130 operating sites in 78 cities, providing coverage of China’s highly industrialised eastern sectors as well as interior provinces
“Chic Logistics is highly respected within China as a superior operator with an excellent service reputation among customers,” said Robert. Bianco, president of Menlo Worldwide. “This is the most strategic acquisition in Menlo’s history. With Chic Logistics’ domestic capabilities and network, we immediately become a major player in the intra-China market — the next great growth engine for transport and logistics.”