BTX Global Logistics, a worldwide provider of shipping and logistics services for heavyweight freight known for its customer-centric approach to service and its advanced technology, is pleased to announce the opening of its newest branch in the Texas area — BTX-McAllen (BTX-MFE).
The grand opening of the 72,000 square-foot BTX-McAllen facility was celebrated on September 28th with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Pharr, TX. BTX-McAllen owners Rene Lopez II and Sameer Wadhwani, members of the local community, the Greater Pharr Chamber of Commerce, and President and CEO of the Pharr Economic Development Corp. Victor Perez were in attendance.
The BTX-MFE team of logistics professionals will focus on expedited air freight, ocean shipping, transborder transportation and automotive logistics.
"We are open and ready to provide the best freight service options to anyone who needs transportation and logistics help or simply wants to try a new option," said Lopez II, CEO of BTX Global Logistics MFE. "Our proximity to Mexico allows us to offer fast transborder and customs clearance services in addition to BTX's core services. We look forward to growing with BTX."
BTX’s extensive suite of services also includes ecommerce, ground freight, white glove, aerospace/aviation logistics, retail distribution, trade show, warehousing and fulfillment. The BTX-McAllen facility is fully equipped with cross-dock and warehousing capabilities to facilitate the execution of these services.
"Rene and I want to thank everyone for coming out to support us at our grand opening event," said Wadhwani, President of BTX Global Logistics MFE. "We are very excited to leverage our location, facility and BTX's commitment to service, communication, flexibility and innovation to serve the local area."
Founded in 1980, BTX Global Logistics has been in the freight-forwarding industry for over 40 years and has more than 35 regional branches strategically located across the U.S. and Canada.
"We are currently at 36 regional branches with BTX-MFE and expanding," said Rosario Bacarella, President and CEO of BTX Global Logistics. "We pride ourselves in being nimble, available, and using technology creatively to enhance the transportation process for our branches and customers. We are very happy to have Rene, Sameer and the McAllen team onboard."
BTX's in-house team of programmers allows the company to provide customized IT solutions including Web, EDI and XML services to help further streamline the shipping, tracking and reporting process.
BTX Global Logistics is a full-service shipping and logistics organization known for providing creative and flexible solutions to its customers. BTX's services include expedited shipping, air freight, ground freight, sea freight, white glove, trade show, ecommerce and fulfillment and much more.