FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
SYNCHRONET INTERMODAL SERVICES, INC. SIGNS MULTI-YEAR SERVICE PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT WITH MATSON LOGISTICS, INC.
Virginia Beach, VA – October 10, 2012 – SynchroNet Intermodal Services, Inc. (SIS) (www.synchronet.co) today announced the Company has signed a multi-year agreement with Matson Logistics, Inc. for a service partnership. SIS and Matson Logistics have worked together since April 2005 on a transactional basis for logistics services. The new agreement will expand the relationship to include mutual commitments for logistic services and increased data integration. SIS and Matson will supply and sub-lease containers to and from each other. Matson will also provide rail line-haul services, primarily on the CSX and BNSF railroads, to SIS.
“Our agreement with Matson allows us to offer increased service capabilities to our customers through greater capacity, streamlined processes and competitive rates,” said Marc DiNapoli, managing director of SIS.
“Matson has been doing business with SIS for a number of years; we wanted to expand and enhance the relationship we have with them,” said Joe Robledo, VP of Intermodal of Matson Logistics, Inc. ”This partnership enables SIS and Matson to increase our mutual efficiencies while developing market opportunities.”
ABOUT MATSON LOGISTICS, INC.
Matson Logistics, Inc. extends the geographic reach of Matson Navigation Company’s transportation network throughout the continental U.S. Its integrated, asset-light logistics services include rail intermodal, highway brokerage and warehousing. Additional information about Matson, Inc. is available at www.Matson.com.