Taggart International, Ltd. has acquired international freight consultancy company Freight Quest Logistics, LLC. Taggart plans to build its already increasing volume of less than container load and full container load international transportation offerings by adopting several of the strong overseas partnerships and corporate knowledge within the Freight Quest Logistics organization.
As a part of the acquisition, Freight Quest Logistics Founder & CEO, Kyle Morris, will fill the newly created role of Executive Vice President of International Transportation within Taggart. Kyle will be responsible for the development and growth of international cargo, through sales & marketing, strategic agent development and the continual improvement of operational procedures. Kyle will also focus on the continued expansion of relationships within the global freight community and will be based out of the Kansas City office.
“We are delighted to welcome Kyle aboard at Taggart. He brings a wealth of experience developing key relationships with clients, vendors and agents from around the world and in all facets of the transportation arena. In particular, he brings tremendous knowledge about international consolidations and we look forward to rapidly expanding our services in that market in particular,” says Elizabeth Scarbrough, Taggart President & Co-Founder. “I am very excited to a part of the Taggart organization. The company has an excellent reputation as a customs broker and export forwarder already. My focus will be to see that we are even better known as an international forwarder and consolidator in the near future”, stated Kyle Morris.
Taggart International, Ltd. is a woman-owned, transportation and trade management company that brings a unique approach to the marketplace. This approach stems from our values and principles that focus on having open book relationships with our clients and providing them the best solution for their challenges. This relationship is based upon a straightforward commitment to improve our clients’ bottom-lines. We tailor solutions that efficiently, effectively and compliantly meet your needs and those of your customers.
For more information please visit www.taggart-intl.com.