KLLM Transport Services announced this week the addition of a Logistics Services division to the company. KLLM is a 45-year-old asset based carrier headquartered in Jackson, MS.
With its backing and stability, parent company KLLM is pleased to offer another service to their customers. Jim Richards, president & chief executive officer of KLLM explained that this division is, “A further commitment to our excellent customer service. Our goal is to supply shippers and carriers with a service alternative that will result in a competitive edge for their company. We want to help them gain efficiencies in their operation and add to their bottom line.”
KLLM Logistics Services will offer 24-hour customer service and dispatch availability with the support of KLLM’s fleet of 1,350 tractors and 1,800 trailers.
Kirk Blankenship, a 20-year KLLM veteran with 26 years in the industry, will serve as director of the division. Blankenship attended Pearl River Community College and The University of Southern Mississippi. “Kirk’s 26 years of experience in this industry is another benefit our customers will receive through KLLM’s Logistics Services,” said Richards.