US-based transport and logistics company, Werner Enterprises, has announced the acquisition of truckload carrier, Baylor Trucking.
The acquisition delivers on Werner’s DRIVE strategy and will position the company for future growth.
The deal will also bring a series of strategic and financial benefits to Werner, including the addition of 234 drivers and a fleet of 200 trucks.
Werner CEO, Derek Leathers, said both Werner’s and Baylor’s professional drivers are the backbone of the companies.
“Baylor, with its highly-skilled professional drivers and non-driver associates, further strengthens our portfolio with their exceptional service and stellar reputation,” he said.
Baylor Trucking President, Cari Baylor, said aligning with Werner will expand its service capabilities.
“We are extremely excited to join the Werner team and look forward to continued growth as we leverage the strengths of Baylor and Werner to serve our existing and new customers at even higher levels,” she said.
“Werner shares our passion for delivering value and continually creating personal and professional opportunities for our elite Baylor team.
“We will stand by our customers and continue to provide them with the superior service they expect from Baylor.”
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