Overseas Express Consolidators Canada Inc. (OEC Group), a global logistics and transportation provider, is pleased to announce that it has acquired Ryder CRSA Logistics in Canada and its affiliated interests in Hong Kong and Shanghai. The purchase reflects OEC Group’s corporate growth strategy and continued commitment to providing end-to-end logistics services across international markets. The joining of the two companies merges the individual strengths of both organizations, specializing in the retail vertical and fulfillment.

CRSA has over 35 years of experience in the logistics industry providing leading retail clients and consumer goods manufacturers with supply chain solutions: BCO/ NVOCC, global hubs, VAS, buyer’s consolidation, real-time visibility tools, and PO management through leading edge technology.

Marc Bibeau, President and CEO of the group welcomes CRSA, now operating under the name CRSA Global Logistics Inc., and its members stating, “This purchase represents a significant value creation opportunity for all stakeholders. We have acquired a quality portfolio of assets, which complements our existing position in the market and strengthens our specialization in the retail vertical. Our combined customer base will benefit from increased flexibility in the supply chain, product innovation and a service culture of excellence that is unparalleled in the industry.”

Founded in 1984, OEC Group has since developed a dynamic network that spans the globe. This year, OEC proudly celebrates over 30 years in the industry supporting businesses throughout North America and the world.