TTS WORLDWIDE TO BECOME OL USA

Dec 13, 2016 | Press Release

NAME CHANGE PART OF OCEANWIDE LOGISTICS GLOBAL EXPANSION TO 140+ COUNTRIES 

 “Rebranding as OL USA is the logical next step, and sends a clear message to our clients and the industry that our NVOCC businesses are fully integrated worldwide. We leverage local knowledge, global expertise, and extraordinary technology to drive efficiency and add value.” – Alan Baer

NEW YORK, December 13th, 2016 – OL International Holdings LLC (OL International) announced today that TTS Worldwide will rebrand and change its name to OL USA. This transition grants customers access to industry leading technology across all modes of sea, air, and land transportation moves worldwide.  

Effective February 1st, 2017, the transition is the latest and most symbolic development in a strategic multi-year expansion plan for OL International’s businesses. The announcement follows on the heels of the launch of OL South Africa and OL Dubai. 

The far-reaching NVOCC network now encompasses 14 regional offices and more than 210 agents worldwide, many of which are part of the Oceanwide Logistics Global Network. This integrated structure allows OL operatives to deliver seamless door-to-door service with local expertise, inspiring OL USA’s new slogan: “Local. Around the World.”  

Alan Baer will lead OL USA and OL International business units in the role of President, a continuation of his role with TTS Worldwide. Mr. Baer draws on more than 30 years of industry experience to direct corporate strategy across entities, strengthen service offerings, and drive growth.  

“In addition to our international growth, we have grown domestically this year opening new offices serving the ports of Charleston, Cleveland, and San Francisco,” said Mr. Baer. “Rebranding as OL USA is the logical next step, and sends a clear message to our clients and the industry that our NVOCC businesses are fully integrated worldwide. We leverage local knowledge, global expertise, and extraordinary technology to drive efficiency and add value.”  

The company is known for industry-leading features like Track & Trace and EDI-fed reporting directly from carriers to keep clients updated in real-time. The process of transitioning to the new name will be seamless as all systems are tested and in place prior to the kick-off date.  

The company recently launched its new website, www.ol-usa.com. The site details the company’s service offerings and how OL USA’s contracts with leading ocean and air freight carriers enable customers to benefit from the scale and depth of those long-standing relationships.  

Shippers are encouraged to contact the OL USA to learn more about our services at +1.516.654.7200 or info@ol-usa.comRead more at Newswire  

About OL International Holdings LLC

OL International Holdings LLC is a non-asset-based international logistics company headquartered in Westbury, New York. Serving primarily as a Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC), the Company provides sophisticated ocean, land, and air freight transportation, customs brokerage, and warehouse solutions. The Company operates through a network of company offices and independent, agent-owned offices in over 140 countries worldwide. OL International is a member of the Oceanwide Logistics Global Network. 

 

Sign up for OL USA's weekly Industry Snapshot

* indicates required

How Will Changing Environmental Policies Impact Shipping and Logistics?

The reality? The logistics industry is notorious for stirring up less-than-positive environmental press. And considering a single Capesize Bulk Carrier uses 40-plus metric tons per day—and releases about 33,000 tons of CO2 in a single year—that shouldn’t come as a...

The Geopolitical Impacts on the Global Supply Chain

The global economy has gone through an awful lot of changes over the past several years, which is nothing new. We’ve all been pointing fingers at the pandemic concerning economic disruption, and for good reason—it’s disrupted trade to a degree we haven’t really seen...

Top 5 Freight Forwarding Best Practices

Whether you are a seasoned veteran or planning your first international shipment, the freight forwarding process can be challenging to navigate. Even the slightest hiccup along the way can cause significant delays, damaged goods, and higher costs. Given these high...

Five Long-Term Changes Covid Caused for Shipping and Logistics

Remember back in March and April of 2020 when nobody could find toilet paper? That was the first nationwide supply chain crisis most of the United States can remember since the Gas Shortage from the seventies. Slowly, over the past couple of years, we’ve started to...

2022 Shipping Reform Act Addresses Rail Delay Causes

Early return dates (ERDs) can give anyone the chills. For example, imagine you just successfully finished a grueling negotiation to deliver a large shipment to an overseas buyer. Your company organized a trucking company to transport goods to the port over the next...

US Port Delays: What You Need To Know Right Now

With peak shipping season fast upon us, U.S. port delays show no sign of easing up. Demand for shipping containers is up 86% over first-quarter numbers as retailers gear up for the annual rise in demand that results from a return to school and the upcoming holiday...

Port Strikes in Europe

Early return dates (ERDs) can give anyone the chills. For example, imagine you just successfully finished a grueling negotiation to deliver a large shipment to an overseas buyer. Your company organized a trucking company to transport goods to the port over the next...

The 2022 Shipping Reform Act: What It Means for Ocean Carriers

Early return dates (ERDs) can give anyone the chills. For example, imagine you just successfully finished a grueling negotiation to deliver a large shipment to an overseas buyer. Your company organized a trucking company to transport goods to the port over the next...

5 Supply Chain Consequences of the War in Ukraine

Not only has the war in Ukraine had a devastating impact on the people of the country, but it has also sent profound shockwaves through global supply chains that were already reeling from years of disruption caused by pandemic-induced lockdowns.  Famine is Stalking...

The Business of Shipping Pet Food  

Early return dates (ERDs) can give anyone the chills. For example, imagine you just successfully finished a grueling negotiation to deliver a large shipment to an overseas buyer. Your company organized a trucking company to transport goods to the port over the next...
Cookie Consent with Real Cookie Banner