Thomasville, NC—Oct. 13, 2015—Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (OD) announced that it is entering into a strategic alliance with Mallory Alexander International Logistics, LLC to enhance its ocean-forwarding offering.
Under the new alliance, Mallory Alexander—a duly licensed ocean transportation intermediary (OTI)—will perform all ocean freight forwarding back-office and operational services, and Old Dominion will serve as sales agent for Mallory Alexander.
"We are very excited about our alliance with Mallory Alexander," said Wayne Bersch, vice president of Old Dominion Global. "The global brand is recognized for quality in the international freight forwarding community. Their reputation, culture of excellence and first-rate technology align very well with OD's brand of ‘Helping the World Keep Promises.’
"At OD, we constantly look for ways to provide greater value to our customers. This strategic alliance will greatly enhance our ocean freight forwarding offering, enabling our customers to access Mallory Alexander's extensive suite of services, including their state-of-the-art technology and operational systems.”
"This partnership allows us to expand our service offering across a wider horizon with the premier LTL carrier in the industry. We expect it will be mutually beneficial, expanding each of our businesses and enabling us to provide our best-in-class services to even more customers across the globe," said Neely Mallory, president of Mallory Alexander.