Overnite Transportation was acquired by United Parcel Service on August 8, 2005

Transportation Company

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, transportation ranked 22 in number of deals in 2005. The largest transportation acquisition in 2005 was Overnite Transportation - which was acquired by United Parcel Service for $1.3B.

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Overnite Transportation Co.

1000 Semmes Avenue,
Richmond, Virginia 23218
United States,
(804) 231-8000
www.overnite.com

Overnite Transportation Co., is a provider of less-than-truckload transportation services. UPS Ground Freight offers regional, inter-regional and long-haul trucking services and provides direct service to 45,000 cities in the USA, Canada, Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Mexico.


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