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B. & L. Transport Announces Expansion of their Holmes County Operations
New facility to house corporate, administrative, and maintenance operations
Company Name: B. & L. Transport, Inc.
Site Region: Southeast
Industry Sector: Logistics and Distribution
Company Profile: Family-owned and operated since 1978, B. & L. Transport is a full-service carrier specializing in dedicated truck load and is a leader in the climate-controlled freight industry. The company’s family of businesses also operates a third-party logistics operation in Holmes County.
Type of Project: Expansion
- Jobs committed: 12
- Jobs retained: 33
Capital Investment: $4,514,110
B. & L. Transport has outgrown its current location and is in need of new a new facility.
Geographic location and a robust distribution and supply chain make Ohio a hub for logistics and transportation. In fact, CNBC named Ohio among the top 10 best states for business because of its infrastructure and logistics capabilities. The 2021 Tax Foundation “Location Matters” report has Ohio ranked #1 in effective tax rates for new distribution center firms. With a central geographic location close to customers and a multimodal statewide infrastructure, Ohio makes reliable, efficient shipping possible.
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