Merx Global - Reliable, Professional, Consistent
A strong, Purpose-Driven Foundation
Merx Global started operations with just one tractor and one driver. The two co-founders were trying to help themselves with tuition costs for college, and instead of waiting tables or bartending decided to start a trucking operation based on their recent short term experience in the industry.
While in school the two brothers were able to grow the company to 25 trucks and survived the great recession of 2009 by putting long hours and a lot of effort to sustain the business.
The owners decide to stick with the business instead of pursuing careers in finance, and the company starts rapid expansion, adds experienced staff and buys 10 more trucks and trailers.
The business adds additional 30 trucks and 50 trailers in one year to become a mid size carrier with over 50 tractors. First maintenance facility added in Melrose Park, IL. Brokerage operation added to support the company in the 3PL non asset segment.
Company adds 50 trucks and 100 trailers to exceed over a 100 trucks in service and meet the growing customer demand due to excellent customer service.
Merx Global acquires Transfreight Logistics and grows to 250 trucks and 500 trailers providing outstanding service to mostly big fortune 500 companies in the US.
Company expands with second terminal in Joliet, IL and acquires a second maintenance facility in Joliet as well. The company operates close to 300 trucks and 500 trailers and employees close to 400 employees across all divisions, establishing Merx Global as a leading mid size transportation carrier in the Midwest with outstanding reputation and impeccable service.
We are continuously growing our operation, improving our technology and processes in order to exceed our customers’ and employees’ expectations by being their most reliable and trusted partner.
We strive to be best-in-class transportation and logistics solutions providers across North America through a performance-driven culture built on the relentless pursuit of perfection, operational excellence, outright improvement,
and an uncompromising commitment to quality, customer satisfaction, and employee safety.
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