Aerostar Global Logistics Expands to Greater Los Angeles
Company increases its warehousing and fulfillment to support growing consumer demand in L.A.
CHICAGO, IL – May 19, 2017 – Aerostar Global Logistics, a leader in international freight forwarding and domestic shipping solutions for the aerospace supply chain, announced the acquisition of Tatum Logistics and its approximately 100,000 square feet of warehouse space in greater Los Angeles, California. The new facility, strategically located near the ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach and LAX international airport, will support Aerostar’s aerospace and other specialty cargo customers.
Aerostar is expanding to Los Angeles to facilitate growth at a time when the company is seeing increasing demand from aerospace customers in the greater Los Angeles market, as well as increased need for services from customers utilizing the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. The expansion and configuration of Aerostar’s new facility enables the company to more effectively service its growing customer base by handling ocean import/export, air import/export, drayage, storage, order fulfillment, kitting, and full-service supply chain management on the West Coast.
The company is committed to delivering premier service and resources to the global aerospace supply chain. Strategically co-located near airports and major origin/destination points for their customers, Aerostar provides a variety of storage, warehousing and distribution services to handle each stage of fulfillment for customers’ cargo – regardless of whether the ultimate destination is in U.S., Europe or anywhere else in the world.
“Our customers have been asking for Aerostar’s special brand of hands-on, customized solutions in Southern California for some time,” said Tom Gioia, Aerostar’s chief executive officer. “This new location in Los Angeles puts us right where our customers need us, in a new facility equipped to handle all of our customers’ needs.”
About Aerostar Global Logistics
Aerostar Global Logistics is a comprehensive logistics service provider offering a full suite of international freight forwarding and domestic shipping services, global warehousing solutions, quality assurance programs and& fulfillment platforms for the global aerospace supply chain. In addition to our core aerospace vertical, Aerostar provides value-added services to other end-markets – such as heavy industrial products, healthcare/medical devices, sporting ammunition and other hard-to-ship products – where the customers require Aerostar’s unique brand of customized solutions and high-touch customer service. www.aerostarglobal.com