July 2, 2018

BNSF Logistics acquires regional 3PL Unlimited Freight

Move strengthens 3PL's service offering for flatbed movements across North America, BNSF Logistics says.

By DC Velocity Staff

BNSF Logistics LLC, the third-party logistics (3PL) provider unit of BNSF Railway, said today that it has acquired regional 3PL Unlimited Freight LLC in a move to strengthen its service offering for flatbed movements across North America.

Flower Mound, Texas-based BNSF Logistics said the deal adds experienced employees and new customers to the organization, while increasing the firm's geographic footprint, according to a statement by BNSF Logistics President Dan Curtis.

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The deal is already complete, with a notice on the BNSF Logistics website informing customers that all invoices for loads picked up on or after July 1 will be sent from BNSF Logistics, not from New Braunfels, Texas-based Unlimited Freight. Likewise, both current and new carriers were asked to submit invoices and expect checks from a BNSF office.

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