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BTX Global Logistics Named Hearst Media Group's 2019 Top Workplace for 4th Consecutive Year

October 3, 2019

BTX Global Logistics was honored as a Connecticut Hearst Media Group 2019 Top Workplace at a dinner awards ceremony held at The Waterview in Monroe, Conn., last week. This is the fourth...

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Celebrate National Aviation Day with BTX’s Aerospace & Aviation Logistics Services

August 19, 2019

Did you know that there is a National Aviation Day? It falls on Aug. 19th on Orville Wright’s birthday, one of America’s aviation pioneers, every year. According to NASA’s History Office, the...

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BTX's 2019 Systems Meeting in Baltimore's Inner Harbor a Success

April 30, 2019

BTX Global Logistics gathered its executive team, branch owners and managers for a systems-wide conference focused on strategic planning, training and comradeship from April 7-10. This year’s...

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BTX Global Logistics Opens New Shipping & Logistics Branch in Detroit

March 25, 2019

Detroit, MI – BTX Global Logistics, a provider of flexible shipping and logistics solutions for heavyweight cargo around the world, is pleased to announce the opening of its Detroit, Michigan,...

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BTX Global Logistics Expands Global Footprint with Second Florida Branch

February 18, 2019

BTX Global Logistics is proud to officially announce the opening of its newest worldwide shipping and logistics center in Orlando, Florida – BTX Orlando (BTX-MCO). To celebrate its grand opening,

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BTX CFO Marty Capuano Honored for Leadership at Westfair’s C-Suite Awards

February 4, 2019

BTX Global Logistics Chief Financial Officer Marty Capuano was recently honored for exceptional leadership in an outstanding organization at Westfair’s C-Suite Awards ceremony held on Jan. 31,...

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A Year in Review with BTX Global Logistics: Highlights of 2018

January 18, 2019

2018 was an exceptional year for BTX Global Logistics, a global shipping and logistics organization headquartered in Shelton, Conn. The year was marked by exponential growth across all levels of...

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BTX Global Logistics Hosts St. Joseph High Students for Phone-a-thon

October 15, 2018
BTX Global Logistics, a global freight-forwarding and logistics company, had the opportunity to host St. Joseph High School’s annual Phone-a-thon at its Shelton, Conn., headquarters for the eighth... Read more

BTX Global Logistics CEO Recognized for Leadership by Top Workplaces

October 5, 2018

BTX Global Logistics Chief Executive Officer and President Ross Bacarella was named the winner of the 2018 Top Leadership award for small employers in Connecticut in Hearst Media’s Top...

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BTX Global Logistics Sponsors Homes for the Brave 'Step Up' Challenge

September 24, 2018
BTX Global Logistics, a global shipping and logistics company, sponsored the 4 th  Annual Step Up for the Brave challenge by Homes for the Brave that recently took place at the Webster Bank Arena... Read more

From IBM Selectrics to Blockchain Technology: A Walk Down Memory Lane

July 27, 2018

Technology plays such an important part in all of our successes. IT capabilities are considered by our clientele to be just as important as shipments arriving on time and damage-free to their...

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Freight Forwarder BTX Global Logistics Inaugurates World Headquarters

July 3, 2018

BTX Global Logisticsa global freight forwarding and logistics company, inaugurated its new world headquarters at 12 Commerce Drive, Shelton, last week. BTX Global Logistics is a full-service...

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Freight Forwarder BTX Global Logistics to Host Grand Opening Event

June 21, 2018

BTX Global Logistics, a global freight forwarding and logistics company, is pleased to announce the grand opening of its state-of-the-art world headquarters in Shelton, Conn. The celebration and...

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Ground Transportation: Be Prepared for Transit Delays June 5-7, 2018

June 5, 2018

Every year, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) conducts tens of thousands of commercial motor vehicle inspections during its annual International Roadcheck. This year’s CVSA...

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BTX Global Logistics Opens Shipping & Logistics Branch in Nashville Area

April 12, 2018

BTX Global Logistics is excited to announce the grand opening of its newest shipping and logistics service center – BTX-Nashville (BTX-BNA). Located in Old Hickory, Tenn., BTX-Nashville offers...

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Ground Shipping: Deliveries Restricted, Banned in Key Areas of NYC

March 27, 2018

It all started in 2008 when New York City’s Department of Transportation (DOT) released the agency’s “Sustainable Streets” strategic plan to reduce traffic congestion and increase street safety...

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Planning to Protect Customers from Service Delays in Cargo Delivery

February 12, 2018

Last year, we saw an incredible paradigm shift in capacity with regards to global supply chains. In the United States, e-commerce traffic took our normal capacity away in November and December...

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BTX Global Logistics Collaborates with Imap Global Logistics in a Future-Facing Diversity Arm

July 21, 2017

BTX Global Logistics has teamed up with Imap Global Logistics to launch an exciting new Diversity Arm, aimed at expanding business relationships across the transportation industry.

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BTX Global Logistics Crosses the Border with BTX Toronto

July 4, 2017

BTX Global Logistics extended their footprint this month with the launch of BTX Toronto. In crossing the border, BTX emphasizes their commitment to bringing the best freight options for customers...

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BTX hosts Connecticut Governor in Aviation Supply Chain Visit

October 10, 2016

As Connecticut lawmakers approved a labor agreement in which Sikorsky Aircraft promised to retain 7,500 jobs in the state — and potentially hire as many as 1,000 more workers — BTX Global Logistics

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BTX Global Logistics wins 2016 Top Workplaces Award

September 26, 2016

BTX GLOBAL LOGISTICS, an award winning, full-service logistics company, can add a new—and very special—feather to its cap: it has recently been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by Hearst Media...

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Ocean Shipping...A Reflection on the Industry through the Years

August 10, 2016

I often hear ocean shipping referred to as being unchanged since the days of the early Phoenicians. I am happy to say I have only witnessed a small sliver of time as it relates to the history of...

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BTX honored as WCA's North American Partner of the Year

March 31, 2016

BTX Global Logistics, a domestic and international freight forwarding and logistics company, announced today they have been honored by the World Cargo Alliance ("WCA") as the recipient of the...

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What's so special about a Carnet?

March 15, 2016

Ensure your Trade Show travels duty and tax free to over 100 countries worldwide with BTX Global Logistics and ATA Carnet

BTX Global Logistics has long provided the international customs document,...

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BTX Global Logistics is awarded TRACE Certification

January 22, 2016

BTX Global Logistics, in continued commitment to transparency in international commercial transactions in the forwarding industry, is pleased to announce it is now TRACE certified.

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Trade Show Talk...Top Terms You Should Know

October 15, 2015

Every industry has its unique vocabulary specific to its own design. The language of exhibiting is no different. From pick up at your site to arrival at the show, knowing the terminology will...

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BTX SLC On The Move

June 25, 2015

BTX Global Logistics in Salt Lake City has had a busy Spring...Amidst day to day operations, tradeshows around the world and most of all making sure their customers are well taken care of, they've...

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BTX Austin Steps Up

June 4, 2015

Everyone has seen the weather unfold in the South, with Texas bearing the brunt over Memorial Day and beyond. The rain's devastating effects linger on. But adversity can bring out the best in...

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West Coast Ports update

February 6, 2015

As negotiations on the West Coast seem to have slipped sideways, a number of customers have asked what is the outlook for the congestion and delays on cargo arriving to and departing from the US...

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Falcon GlobalEdge Flies New Flag with BTX Global Logistics

January 22, 2015

For Boston-based freight forwarder Falcon GlobalEdge, a new flag will be flying this week, as they become BTX Global Logistics—Boston. Trusted and successful BTX Global Logistics specializes in...

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On Forwarders and 3PLs: A short story of ducks, swans, and 3PLs

December 4, 2014

The expression begins “if it looks like a duck, and it walks like a duck…”—is it a duck? In the case of the logistics world, freight forwarders move freight from point A to point B: by train,...

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It's National Sandwich Day...Need a container for that?

November 3, 2014

Happy National Sandwich Day!

Did you know that until the mid 1800s the Hawaiian Islands were called the Sandwich Islands—named after the same Earl of Sandwich?

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BTX attends Air Cargo 2014

April 4, 2014

Company President Ross Bacarella and COO Brian McConaghy recently attended Air Cargo 2014, arguably one of the most important trade shows of the year for our industry.

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