UTi Worldwide has acquired Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Concentrek Inc., a provider of advanced transportation management and supply chain solutions. Founded in 1999, Concentrek's logistics services include supply chain analysis and design, outsourced transportation management and advanced optimization technology for more efficient routing of shipments.
"UTi's acquisition of Concentrek marks another important milestone in our NextLeap strategy for global integrated logistics," says Roger I. MacFarlane, UTi's chief executive officer. "This acquisition will enable UTi to offer more comprehensive transportation optimization solutions for our customers, utilizing advanced transportation management and supply chain tools that complement our existing contract logistics solutions."
UTi Worldwide Inc. is an international, non-asset based global integrated logistics company providing air and ocean freight forwarding, contract logistics, customs brokerage and other supply chain management services.
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