Knight Makes Acquisition
March 19, 1999
Knight Transportation, a short- to medium-haul truckload carrier headquartered in Phoenix, has acquired Action Delivery Service and its affiliated company, Action Warehouse Services.
Action is a privately held short- to medium-haul truckload carrier headquartered in Corsicana, TX. Action serves customers throughout Texas and the south central United States with a fleet of 50 tractors and 130 trailers.
Kevin Knight, chief executive officer, says this acquisition will help Knight expand its existing service in Texas and throughout the south central United States.
Knight provides truckload carrier service to the western United States from its Phoenix headquarters, in the Texas and Louisiana region through its facility in Katy, TX; and in the Midwest and on the East Coast through its facility in Indianapolis.