Vaughan, Ontario (September 13, 2018) Canadian Business and Maclean’s today ranked Mactrans Logistics No. 421 on the 30th annual Growth 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth. Growth 500 winners are profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at CanadianBusiness.com and Growth500.ca.
Mactrans Logistics made the 2018 Growth 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 131%.
“The companies on the 2018 Growth 500 are truly remarkable. Demonstrating foresight, innovation and smart management, their stories serve as a primer for how to build a successful entrepreneurial business today,” says Deborah Aarts, Growth 500 program manager. “As we celebrate 30 years of the Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that entrepreneurship is healthier than ever in this country.”
Mactrans is honoured to be on the Growth 500 ranking for a third consecutive year,” says President Joel MacKay. “This was a very exciting year for Mactrans. We moved into larger offices in both Toronto and Montreal and grew to over 20 employees and sales agents. I’d like to thank our loyal customers and carriers because without them this expansion would not have been possible.
About the Growth 500
For 30 years, the Growth 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the Growth 500—formerly known as the PROFIT 500—profiles the country’s most successful growing businesses. The Growth 500 is produced by Canadian Business. Winners are profiled in a special Growth 500 print issue of Canadian Business (packaged with the October issue of Maclean’s magazine) and online at Growth500.ca and CanadianBusiness.com. For more information on the ranking, visit Growth500.ca.
About Canadian Business
Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving and most-trusted business publication in the country. It is the country’s premier media brand for executives and senior business leaders. It fuels the success of Canada’s business elite with a focus on the things that matter most: leadership, innovation, business strategy and management tactics. Learn more at CanadianBusiness.com.
About Mactrans Logistics Inc.
Serving the Greater Toronto area from their head office in Vaughan, Ontario, Mactrans Logistics provides Third Party Logistics (3PL) services and solutions in Canada, USA and beyond. Offering road, rail, marine and air transportation services, they are a non-asset based company committed to always seeking out the best shipping methods to maximize their customer’s transportation needs.
Mactrans incorporates their unique transportation perspective into the day-to-day shipping procedures of their customers to deliver a ‘true’ full-service logistics solution. Mactrans moves general freight for several industries with a focus on automotive, e-commerce, food, home & leisure, pharmaceuticals and healthcare, retail, and specialty deliveries. Mactrans also has offices in Toronto, Ontario and Montreal, Quebec.
To learn more about Mactrans Logistics visit our website at mactrans.ca. Mactrans is also on social media: you can like us on Facebook (facebook.com/mactranslog) and follow us on twitter at @mactranslog.
Joel MacKay, Mactrans Logistics Inc.
Tel: 905.856.6800 x 222