Titanium Transportation Secures 7th U.S. Brokerage Location With a New Office in Jacksonville, Florida
- Strategic addition of Florida expands Titanium’s presence across North America to 10 locations, with 7 offices in the United States and 3 in Canada, growing footprint and customer base.
BOLTON, Ontario, July 24, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Titanium Transportation Group Inc. (“Titanium” or the “Company”) (TSX:TTNM, OTCQX:TTNMF), today announced that it has secured a strategic brokerage office location in Jacksonville, Florida. This marks the Company’s 7th location in the U.S. brokerage services business.
Ted Daniel, CEO, Titanium Transportation Group, commented, “Today’s announcement re-affirms our commitment to U.S. expansion in our asset-light brokerage business and places us in a strong position to achieve our goal of opening 10 U.S. locations by the end of 2024. Brokerage services continue to be an attractive driver of our business and we are committed to strategically expanding our footprint. Jacksonville has a strong manufacturing sector with proximity to the I-95 and I-10 corridor, making it an ideal location for expansion. By leveraging our technology and systems, in addition to low start-up costs, our U.S. brokerage expansion will drive strong return on invested capital and organic growth.”
Titanium Transportation operations, and respective revenues, in Jacksonville are expected to start during the first quarter of 2024.
Titanium is a leading North American transportation company with asset-based trucking operations and logistics brokerages servicing Canada and the United States, with approximately 800 power units, 3,000 trailers and 1,100 employees and independent owner operators. Titanium provides truckload, dedicated, and cross-border trucking services, logistics, and warehousing and distribution to over 1,000 customers. In the U.S., Titanium has established operations in Charlotte, Atlanta, Chicago, Nashville, Denver and Arkansas. Titanium is a recognized purchaser of asset-based trucking companies, having completed twelve (12) transactions since 2011. Titanium ranked among top 500 companies in the inaugural Financial Times Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies in 2020. The Company was ranked by Canadian Business as one of Canada’s Fastest Growing Companies for eleven (11) consecutive years. For two (2) consecutive years, Titanium has also been ranked one of Canada’s Top Growing Companies by the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business of Canada. Titanium is currently listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “TTNM” and “TTNMF” on the OTCQX.
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Titanium Transportation Group Inc.
Ted Daniel, CPA, CA
Chief Executive Officer
For Investor Relations
James Bowen, CFA