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Express-1 enters into partnership agreement with Langham Logistics

By Business Wire
Posted Oct 13th 2007 6:49AM

BUCHANAN, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Express-1 (AMEX:XPO), one of the largest ground expedited carriers in the country, has entered into an agreement with Langham Logistics, headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, to provide in-house support for Langham’s growing ground expedite business.
Express-1 has a customer service representative working at Langham’s Indianapolis headquarters to provide quick coverage of time critical expedite shipments through to the tactical support operations of pick up and delivery and tracking and tracing of shipments.

Jeff Curry, President of Express-1, Inc., said, “We are pleased to expand our services with Langham Logistics, and look forward to providing Langham a competitive advantage with their customer base by providing superior service from their location in Indianapolis. We are also proud to be chosen as one of four winners of Langham’s Quality Service Award."

"Langham is a great company that we have worked with for years, and we now look forward to working together more closely, to service their growing business. We expect Langham’s expedite business to generate in excess of $1 Million in revenue annually for Express-1 through their strong, diverse customer base.”

Patrick Woods, Langham’s Director of Global Sales and Marketing said, “Certainly, the partnership will better enable Langham to meet the growing demands of our customers and provide reciprocal opportunities for growth. Not only will the relationship position Langham more competitively in the market, but also opens up collaborative opportunities for two high growth companies to continue to excel.”

The relationship will open up opportunities for Express-1 to Langham’s key vertical markets such as Pharmaceutical, Medical, Consumer Package Goods and Telecommunications.

About Express-1 Expedited Solutions, Inc.

Offering same-day, time-sensitive, and dedicated transportation to more than 1500 customers, Express-1 is one of the largest ground expedite companies in the country. The company’s premium transportation service is provided through its 24/7 operations center by experienced inside sales staff using the latest in vehicle tracking and dispatch software. Express-1 services customers in the 48 states, Canada, and Mexico and has outside sales staff that covers the Midwest and Southeast. Express-1 utilizes an asset light operating model working with independent contractors that live throughout the Country. Express-1 Expedited Solutions, Inc. is publicly traded on the American Stock Exchange under the symbol XPO. For more information about the Company, visit www.express-1.com

About Langham Logistics

Langham Logistics, Inc., headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, is a 20 year old global freight management organization specializing in supply chain optimization consulting, domestic and international transportation, fulfillment, warehousing and distribution operations. The company has an impressive global client base that includes many Fortune 500 companies. Langham operates from a global logistics center in Indianapolis and maintains strong partner relationships across the globe to assist with tactical operations. For more information on Langham Logistics, please visit www.elangham.com.

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