MIQ Logistics Expands Presence in Latin America

Overland Park, KS, December 8, 2011– MIQ Logistics is pleased to announce it has entered into an agency relationship with Tolepu S.A. to provide global supply chain services for goods moving in, out and within Ecuador.

Created in 1997, and a unit of parent company Torres & Torres, Tolepu provides a full range of supply chain services and is the largest customs broker company in Ecuador.“Tolepu has extensive experience in global transportation, project logistics and distribution, as well as the customs clearance, duties and global compliance which are crucial parts of managing imports and exports. These are essential service offerings and capabilities to truly understand and control the global supply chain,” says John Carr, MIQ Logistics president and chief operating officer.

The MIQ Logistics business model combines agent partnerships with company-owned offices to provide supply chain management services in and between more than 80 countries. “We look for agent partners that have excellent reputations and share our commitment for exceptional customer service through individual accountability,” says Michael Collins, Sr. VP, Global Operations. “We look forward to working with Tolepu as we develop business in the Ecuador trade lane.”

MIQ Logistics is a global logistics company headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., and with offices in North America, Asia, Europe and South America. MIQ Logistics enables companies to improve their transportation network and overall supply chain efficiency by offering flexible logistics solutions supported by Web-native technology and global logistics management capabilities.

 

For more information:

Christa Lander
MIQ Logistics
Phone: 913-696-7371
Email: Christa.Lander@miq.co.uk