A technology-powered freight brokerage working with shipper and carrier partners, Arrive Logistics will expand its operations in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
The logistics company will invest approximately $3.6 million into the region and create 500 new jobs in Hamilton County.
According to state officials, Arrive Logistics plans on expanding its Chattanooga location to keep up with the company’s continued steady growth due to the strong logistics industry presence in the Southeastern United States and in Chattanooga. With this expansion, Arrive Logistics will grow its footprint in Tennessee exponentially and will nearly double its total global employment.
“Arrive Logistics has grown at an unprecedented pace since our inception in 2014. We opened our third domestic office in Chattanooga in November 2018, and we have big plans for its growth. This market has unbelievable talent. Being located in the center of Freight Alley was a top priority for us, and we are privileged to have an experienced pool of talent right here in Tennessee that will be instrumental in building our team,” said Arrive Logistics CEO Matt Pyatt.
“Arrive Logistics’ decision to create 500 new jobs in Chattanooga is great news for our state. This announcement underscores that Tennessee continues to be a place where companies can thrive,” said Governor Bill Lee.
“The logistics sector in Tennessee continues to be one of our strongest, with more than 275,000 Tennesseans employed by distributions and logistics establishments. I appreciate Arrive Logistics for choosing to expand in Tennessee and contributing an additional 500 jobs to the state’s thriving logistics industry.” said Bob Rolfe, Commissioner of TNECD.
“Chattanooga’s logistics sector is booming and I’m glad to see Arrive Logistics creating jobs amidst transportation industry growth and related innovations happening in Chattanooga.” Mayor Andy Berke noted.