MINNEAPOLIS, October 14, 2016—Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal named Logistics Planning Services (LPS) to its 2016 List of 50 Fastest Growing Private Companies. LPS ranked 27 on the list with a 77% percent growth rate over 2013–2015. Each company was named and recognized at a special award’s event the evening of October 13.
CEO Kirsten Hall accepted the award for LPS. “On behalf of every employee at LPS, we’re thrilled to be honored along with these other successful companies in the Twin Cities. We attribute our success to numerous factors, but it’s our people and a customer-focused culture that leads the list.”
The family-owned business is investing more in technology and hiring experts in a range of specialties, including data analytics and business development to help it meet customer demands. The company has operations in Minneapolis and Woodbury, Minn., with 123 employees.
About Logistics Planning Services (LPS)
As one of the Nation’s fastest growing logistics companies, LPS provides end-to-end transportation management and logistics services for customers in numerous industries throughout the U.S. and overseas. Its range of services includes LTL (less than truckload), TL (truckload), intermodal, expedite, air cargo and projects. With dedicated logisticians and home-grown software to streamline operations, the company’s mission is to simplify the shipping process while providing meaningful cost reduction, time savings and complete visibility to cargo and data throughout the supply-chain. To learn more about LPS, visit the company’s website at http://www.shiplps.com.