BELLEVUE, Wash., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiant Logistics, Inc. (OTCQB: RLGT), a domestic and international freight forwarding and logistics services company, today announced the launch of its own customs brokerage operation to augment its international freight forwarding capabilities. The Company's wholly owned subsidiary, Radiant Customs Services, Inc., will support its U.S.-based customers and international trading partners around the world to facilitate imports into the United States.
"As we continue to execute our growth strategy here in the United States, we are becoming an increasingly attractive business partner for current and prospective U.S.-based customers seeking customs clearance assistance as well for international forwarders around the world," said Michael von Loesch, Radiant's Vice President of International Services. "With a North America footprint of over 100 locations, the strength of our growing purchasing power and a single point of contact for financial settlement, Radiant can offer its international partners a great solution across North America. Our commitment to provide an integrated solution with the launch of Radiant Customs Services only enhances this value proposition with a one-stop-shop to support our partners around the world."
"This was a natural progression for us as we continue to expand our business and build out our service offerings," said Bohn Crain, Founder and CEO. "We are continuously looking for ways to bring additional value to our international customers and are excited to be able to offer our own internal customs brokerage capability to the network and the end customers that we serve."
About Radiant Logistics (OTCQB: RLGT)Radiant Logistics ( www.radiantdelivers.com) is a non-asset based third-party transportation & logistics provider with complete global reach, as well as one of the largest and fastest growing networks in North America. The company delivers world-class transportation, logistics and information solutions to its customers, as well as growth, liquidity, and ongoing support for its strategic operating partners. Operating a network of over 100 company-owned and exclusive agent offices under the Airgroup, Adcom Worldwide, Distribution By Air and Radiant brands, the company services a diversified account base that includes manufacturers, distributors and government agencies, using a network of independent carriers and international agents positioned strategically around the world.