C.R. England Inc.,
an 85-year-old refrigerated trucking company, recently strengthened its
logistics division by buying Carson Transport Inc., a third-party logistics
company specializing in refrigerated less-than-truckload service for perishable
“This is an ideal
company to help us launch our LTL service,” said Sean Snow, C.R. England vice
president, in a press release.
England did not offer shipping for partial loads. Now, the company will offer
coast-to-coast delivery of refrigerated LTL loads within five business days.
acquired northern California-based Carson Transport’s ongoing operations and
selected assets, though terms of the sale were not disclosed. Carson Transport
has operated for more than five years in the refrigerated load-consolidation