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Ring in the New Year with King’s Q4 industry report

We are well into the holiday season, Christmas and New Years are right around the corner and the logistics industry is booming. Trucking industry volumes are expected to grow 4.2% for 2018, and the economy is showing very strong signs of continued expansion. While GDP growth is expected to slow down from the +4% growth […]

Picks, pallets and teddy bears: highlights from our first 100 days in Chicago

On July 14th, 2018, we officially announced the addition of a new warehousing and fulfillment operation in Chicago. Our new facility features 143,000 sq. ft. of warehousing space and is staffed by 22 employees who execute a range of logistics services that include:   Fulfillment   USPS destination entry services Warehousing   Cross docking   De-vanning   LTL/TL and partial-load shipping   The opening of this […]

King chooses “Minneapolis and Chicago history” for $1000, Alex

By Alex Robertson, Business Development at King Solutions

Have you heard the news? King Solutions has opened a new facility in Chicago! To celebrate our company linking these two great cities, we are diving into a bit of the history, founding, and logistics facts about Minneapolis and Chicago. Minneapolis: the literally-named city What’s in a name? For Minneapolis, it’s quite literal. The name, […]

The four guiding principles that shaped our logo

When viewed as a whole, the King logo is the crown that many have come to associate with our company. While the crown is a royal symbol that invokes our company’s name, there’s a lot more to the entire logo, and it represents everything we stand for as a company. Collaboration: the key to success […]

MaKING a Difference, one hour at a time

“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” – Aesop A perfect inspirational quote for the volunteers and charitable organizations that selflessly give their time, energy and resources to those in need. But these acts of kindness are not “small” by any stretch. Rather, organizations in our community are devoted to doing […]