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Founded Year

1980

Stage

Merger | Merged

About Kuecker Logistics Group

Kuecker Logistics Group (KLG) designs, engineers, and implements logistics management solutions to businesses, large and small, in order to increase distribution efficiency. Kuecker provides material handling solutions across North America.On July 16th, 2021, Kuecker Logistics Group merged with KPI.

Kuecker Logistics Group Headquarter Location

801 W. Markey Rd.

Belton, Missouri, 64012,

United States

816-348-3100

Latest Kuecker Logistics Group News

Kuecker Logistics Group, PULSE Integration, and QC Software combine as KPI

Jul 30, 2021

Kuecker Logistics Group, PULSE Integration, and QC Software combine as KPI Kuecker Pulse Integration (KPI) is the newly formed company, whose solutions span warehouse automation, integrated materials handling solutions, and software Kuecker Pulse Integration KPI in the News By MMH Staff · July 30, 2021 Leading integration firms Kuecker Logistics Group, Pulse Integration, and QC Software recently announced that they have combined to form a new company, Kuecker Pulse Integration (KPI) . In conjunction with this combination, funds managed by the Private Equity Group of Ares Management Corporation have acquired a majority interest in the Company with the existing owners of all three businesses retaining significant equity stakes. Larry Strayhorn, CEO of Pulse, will lead KPI, and he will be joined on the leadership team by executives from each of Pulse, Kuecker, and QC. “Pulse, Kuecker, and QC all hold the same core values of honesty, integrity, and transparency. We are thrilled about the opportunities ahead to combine our companies and extend our track record of value creation, innovation, and success as a larger operator,” said Strayhorn. Jim Kuecker, President of Kuecker, noted “This is an exciting time for our companies. This combination will enhance our capabilities and scale, and we look forward to working together to deliver even greater value to our customers and suppliers in the future.” “We have worked closely with Larry and Jim and their respective companies over the years, and we are excited to be combining with them in this next chapter of our evolution” said Kevin Tedford, CEO of QC. Kuecker is a leading innovative material handling solutions provider, with a track record of more than 40 years. Using a customized approach, they work to design, engineer, and implement logistics management solutions to increase distribution efficiency. PULSE is a systems integrator that has over 50 years of experience serving customers throughout North America. QC is recognized as an industry leader in providing innovative software solutions for order fulfillment and distribution centers. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, they have been providing software solutions to customers in North America and Europe to streamline their warehouse operations. “As a pure-play technology and solutions integrator, KPI is well positioned to serve the requirements of the fast-growing warehouse automation space,” said Brian Klos, Partner in Ares’ Private Equity Group. “This combination will provide KPI with significant scale and expanded capabilities to better serve its customers and drive the next phase of the Company’s growth, both organically and through strategic acquisitions. We are excited to have the opportunity to partner with Larry, Jim, Kevin, as well as the other members of the management team. We believe this combination brings together a group of uniquely talented and motivated leaders.” Mr. Strayhorn continued, “Our vision is to build a full-service integrator platform with an industry leading software offering. We believe Ares is the right partner to help us expand our Company and deliver on these important objectives.” July 30, 2021

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