Search company, investor...

Founded Year

1979

Stage

Acquired | Acquired

Total Raised

$132.54M

About Velocity Express

Velocity Express is a provider of same-day regional package delivery services offering a range of services in delivering packages of any size. The company operates a network of locations across the United States and Western Canada.

Headquarters Location

One Morningside Drive North Building B Suite 300

Westport, Connecticut, 06880,

United States

203-349-4160

Loading...

Loading...

Latest Velocity Express News

TransForce to acquire Velocity Express

Dec 29, 2016

Share | North American logistics expert, TransForce, has announced the acquisition of US transport business, Velocity Express, and all its subsidiaries. Headquartered in Stafford, Texas, Velocity operates a network of more than 80 locations across the United States and Western Canada, employing a combined total of approximately 2,600 staff and independent contractors. Velocity is specialised in customised, same-day regional delivery solutions, offering an extended range of services in delivering packages of any size. “The acquisition of Velocity further enhances TransForce’s density in the same-day North American package and courier market and reflects our disciplined and selective approach in building our network. A trusted provider of customised, sameday regional delivery services in the United States for nearly 20 years, and a well-established player in Western Canada,” said Alain Bédard, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of TransForce. The transaction is expected to generate annual revenues of approximately $160 million for TransForce and should close by the end of this month. Shares in the Montreal-based company rose the most in almost six months after the deal was announced. Global Trailer Newsletter Sign up now to Global Trailer's newsletter and keep up to date. Email Address

Velocity Express Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Velocity Express founded?

    Velocity Express was founded in 1979.

  • Where is Velocity Express's headquarters?

    Velocity Express's headquarters is located at One Morningside Drive North, Westport.

  • What is Velocity Express's latest funding round?

    Velocity Express's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • How much did Velocity Express raise?

    Velocity Express raised a total of $132.54M.

  • Who are the investors of Velocity Express?

    Investors of Velocity Express include TFI International, Comvest Partners, TH Lee Putnam Ventures, Scorpion Capital Partners, Crestview Capital Funds and 23 more.

Loading...

Loading...

CBI websites generally use certain cookies to enable better interactions with our sites and services. Use of these cookies, which may be stored on your device, permits us to improve and customize your experience. You can read more about your cookie choices at our privacy policy here. By continuing to use this site you are consenting to these choices.