Both companies are family owned businesses. The alliance with Bunch Transport will combine with G&P’s inventory to total 700 power units and nearly 2200 trailers.
Parker says the alliance will allow for continued growth and easier operations and will offer customers many benefits including international shipping, new technology, trailer tracking, and multiple locations for more flexibility.
“Some carriers make tons of promises and deliver on none,” said Clifton Parker. “Both of our companies were built on very strong relationships with our customers and a commitment to taking care of the employees that serve our customer base. Both G&P Trucking and Bunch Transport have experienced years of success following those two core values Our combined years of experience will benefit both our customers and our drivers.”
“We are pleased to join in a strategic alliance with G&P Trucking” said Rich Bundschuh. The strength of our companies coupled with the level of dedication and commitment to our staff and customers, is a win-win for everyone”.
Bunch Transport was founded in 1985, and G&P Trucking’s history dates back to 1936. The backbone of G&P trucking is its truckload freight; the company also specializes in intermodal shipping (hauling import and export cargo from ports such as Charleston), dedicated routes, warehousing, transloading, third party logistics and brokerage. The company provides services across the United States, and offers a borderless service called seamlessly simple service for business clients in Mexico. Bunch Transport currently provides transportation services to the 48 contiguous states, and has grown in the past 25 years from one to more than 250 trailers.
G&P Trucking Company is headquartered in Gaston, SC. The company recently celebrated its 75th anniversary. For more information, visit www.gptruck.com.