HICKORY, N.C. – Two important specialised furnishings carriers got here collectively Wednesday when Brooks Furnishings Xpress closed on the acquisition of Mississippi Furnishings Xpress. Phrases of the transaction weren’t disclosed.
The acquisition brings collectively two longstanding truck carriers specializing within the cargo of furnishings and marks one other territory enlargement for BFX. A couple of years in the past, BFX primarily shipped to Georgia and Florida, and it had expanded that since to incorporate Missouri, Kansas, Colorado and Utah. The MFX acquisition grows the BFX service space within the Southeast to incorporate Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee in addition to Oklahoma.
Greg Skoog, CEO and proprietor of MFX, will keep on indefinitely to help with the transition. Brooks can even preserve 95% of the MFX employees, working them into the roles they carried out at MFX. All enterprise ahead will function beneath the Brooks Furnishings Xpress title.
BFX President and Proprietor Anthony Brooks views the acquisition as a possibility to mix like-minded corporations with appropriate household atmospheres and repair approaches.
As well as, BFX will supply extra know-how and visibility to its new buyer base than earlier than. The corporate has labored to include applied sciences which are