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The shipping industry has been struck hard!

25 February 2020|News|

You have guessed it, Chinese logistics operations are undergoing major changes due to the Coronavirus  Chinese officials are claiming container ships have left some of their major port facilities filled with only 10% of their capacities. Several vessel departures and arrivals have been cancelled and rerouted until this situation gets completely [...]

Ending the year with our AP Share activity!

2 January 2020|News|

As part of our 2019 AP Share activity, our team prepared and distributed healthy meals for the homeless. More than 50 meals were handed out in the Ville-Marie area in Montreal. Special thanks to the Quartier des Générations for letting us use your kitchen facility!  We are already looking forward to the next [...]

Back to school!

3 December 2019|News|

Our team has been taking Spanish classes since September. As we collaborate more with Mexico & Latin America, we believe it is important to be able to serve our community so that it feels comfortable and in good hands. We believe that this language learning experience will represent an important value-added [...]

Another year of great results for AP International!

1 November 2019|News|

  September 30th marked AP’s 24th anniversary and the results are very positive. Despite an economic slowdown during the 4th quarter, all our performance indicators have increased in comparison to 2018.  Our management team wishes to acknowledge the excellent work of our three operational departments : our North American land transportation division under the supervision of Eric Bienvenue, our international division under the management of Francis Martel and our newest fresh products division under the leadership of Pierre Bélanger.  According to Mr. Richard Martel, CEO of AP International :  ‘’Our results are driven by several factors, including global economic performance, our team’s determination in fulfilling the company’s mission of simplifying the logistics work of our clients [...]

AP welcomes the next generation!

1 October 2019|News|

We are very pleased to announce the addition of two new interns to our team. First, Myriame Carignan joined the team in September to complete her internship to allow her to receive her logistics college degree. She works with the operations team and customer service department to ensure the smooth running [...]

The AP Team is growing again!

3 September 2019|News|

Our team is pleased to announce the arrival of three new members since July. Delfim Maia, international logistics assistant director, will provide additional support to our international division in order to serve our customers well. Delfim has many years of experience in air and sea transport and will also be able [...]

2019 roadcheck is here

31 May 2019|News, Non classifié(e)|

The largest enforcement blitz is coming. Roadcheck 2019 will take place from June 4th to June 6th throughout North America. Be prepared, severals inspections will be performed during those three days. Normally, roadcheck inspectors pay extra close attention to a single aspect of truck safety. According to the Commercial Vehicle Safety [...]

AP is opened on Victoria Day!

16 May 2019|News|

Most canadian companies will be closed on Monday May 20th. Our team will be available and ready to assist you with your logistics needs. 1-866-977-9343 Happy Victoria Day to all!!!

The team’s additions

27 February 2019|News|

 Since the beginning of 2019, already 4 new colleagues have joined the AP team:   Fernando Fonseca and Varinder Sharma, logistics coordinators, will ensure greater availability to help our current and future customers in their logistical challenges. Given the ever-changing diversification of our clientele, these two employees are also adding the [...]

A new member has joined the AP TEAM

6 December 2018|News|

It is with great pleasure that AP International announces the addition of Mr. Pierre Bélanger as part of its logistics team. Pierre joins us in the role of Manager of our fresh produce division. Counting more than 30 years of experience in the import and distribution of fruits and vegetables, Pierre's [...]

AP sets foot in Quebec!!!

7 November 2018|News|

AP opens its first office in Quebec city Bring out drums and trumpets!!! AP announces the opening of an office in the beautiful city of Quebec! Benoit Allard will assume the role of Director of the Old Capital Branch! The latter joined AP on October 9 and will bring to the [...]

AP announces excellent results for Q3-2018 which ended June 30th

1 August 2018|News|

The business announces exceptional revenue growth of close to 30% compared to Q3 of 2017. All performance indicators have improved in comparaison to the third quarter of 2017 which demonstrates exceptional financial and operational health. According to AP's CEO, Mr. Richard Martel : ''The results are driven by [...]

The AP Team keeps growing!

1 June 2018|News|

We are very pleased to announce the addition of two new members to our team. Having started as an intern with our team in February, Olivier officially joined our team as a logistics coordinator within our operations department. His role will be to meet our customers' needs and ensure the smooth [...]

Produce season is on its way!

1 May 2018|News|

What does this mean? The demand for trucks and shipping costs should normally be on the rise. Produce shippers are in high demand of trucks because they need to ship their product as quickly and efficiently as possible, causing trucks and driver shortages in the industry. What do we suggest you [...]

Thaw season in Quebec – Official dates

1 May 2018|News|

The Quebec Ministry of Transportation reminds heavy road vehicle operators and businesses that ship merchandise that the authorized load limits are reduced during the thaw season on all Quebec roads. During this period, the roads are between 30 and 70% softer than usual. It is therefore inevitable that heavy transportation equipment [...]

LES BEAUX 4H 2018 – Fondation Martin-Matte

19 March 2018|AP Share|

As part of our “AP Share” program, our team is committed to helping our community become a better place to live, work and grow! On February 3, 2018, the SKI TEAM AP, composed of Éric, Francis, Marc-Alexandre and Richard, participated in the 3rd edition of the charity activity LES BEAUX 4H [...]

Our team keeps moving forward!

10 January 2018|News|

AP International announces excellent results for the quarter ended December 31, 2017 and maintains the successful pace established in recent years! AP International announces exceptional revenue growth by more than 40% compared to the same quarter last year. In addition, the company is proud to announce that all its performance indicators [...]

Growth in 2017!

20 October 2017|News|

September 30th marked the end of the 5th year (21st since its incorporation in 1996) since the acquisition of AP International by Mr. Richard Martel in October 2012. Last year was a tremendous success and the company announced once again record results propelled by a convincing growth of its customer demands [...]

Produce season is on its way!

1 April 2017|News|

The demand for trucks and shipping costs are on the rise! Produce shippers are in high demand of trucks because they need to ship their produce as quickly and efficiently as possible, causing trucks and driver shortages in the industry. Keep in mind! The key to staying on track during this [...]

STIQ membership!

22 March 2017|News|

It is with great pleasure that AP International announces its membership with the STIQ, a multi-industry association of Quebec-based manufacturers whose mission is to improve the competitiveness of manufacturing supply chains in order to promote the development of our economy! According to our president, Mr. Richard Martel, '' We wish to [...]

Thaw season 2017

5 February 2017|News|

AP reminds all heavy load shippers that authorized load limits are reduced during the thaw season. This will be important to consider before shipping out your freight! The authorized load limits are reduced during the thaw season because of the weaker load bearing capacity of the roads in Quebec. This year, [...]

AP is looking for experienced dispatchers

27 January 2017|News|

AP INTERNATIONAL is looking to add new resources to its team. AP INTERNATIONAL, an important logistics intermediary specialized in national and international transportation is looking to add new members to its experienced operations team. AP has grown considerably during the past few years and all indicators seem to demonstrate that we [...]

The AP TEAM continues to expand!

11 November 2016|News|

It is with great pleasure that we announce the addition of two new resources to our team. Ms. Andrée Veilleux has joined our team as a Coordinator, responsible of the administrative functions of AP International under the supervision of the Administrative Manager. Ms. Johanne Lapointe has also joined our team as [...]