WHAT WE DO
WE KEEP YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN MOVING.
Loup keeps your supply chain moving with the most effective, efficient and economical transportation and logistics solutions on the market. When you want to maximize your shipping strategy, we’re here to provide the creative solutions, innovative technology and reliable expertise to get you there.
Want to ship your products hassle free? We’ll bundle a door-to-door transportation solution — virtually any commodity, anywhere in North America.Learn More
Need visibility? Assistance shipping across the border? Total supply chain management? Low-touch or high-touch, we can customize a logistics management solution just for you.Learn More
Are specialized services the missing link in your supply chain? We can fill the gaps, from packaging to warehousing and everything in between.Learn More
What you'll get
With Loup, you’ll get a customized supply chain solution that meets your time, cost, transportation and visibility requirements. Whether you want to reach new markets, resolve supply chain glitches or simply find a better way forward, we’re here to help you achieve your goals.What's your challenge
What we ship
Everything from Raw Materials to Finished Goods
We’ve shipped more than 600 product types by truck and by train, so chances are, we can ship yours, too. These are just a handful of the types of products we can ship.
Floor tiles, boxes, parcels, shoes, clothing, toys, furniture, appliances, electronics
Lumber, pipe, metals, paper, rebar, metal coil, bricks
Packaged food, canned goods, frozen food, produce, seafood, cheese, chocolate
Beer, wine, tequila, orange juice
Ethanol, biodiesel, diesel exhaust fluid (DEF), corn syrup, petroleum, LPG
Transformers, wind turbine blades, machinery, military vehicles
Sand, plastic pellets, soda ash, flour
Cars, trucks, SUVs, auto parts
JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING ELSE
Paper, solar panels, waste, feed products, Christmas trees, paint, carpet, irrigation equipment, fibers, grains, minerals and so much more
Things we don’t ship?
Personal property, passengers, pets or other living things.
North America and Beyond
We can ship your products anywhere in the U.S. — and throughout North America, for that matter. We serve every major gateway to Mexico and interchange traffic with Canada. Factor in ocean carriers, and we can help you ship to virtually any destination worldwide.
Cold Connect Facilities
Food-grade refrigerated warehouses
Locations where containers are loaded onto and off of trucks and trains.
Loup transload facilities
Transfer sites for products moving between trucks and trains
Number of transload facilities
Economical Door-to-Door Solutions
Our goal is to find the most efficient door-to-door solution to meet your goals. Oftentimes, we’ll combine the economic advantages of shipping by rail with the flexibility of over-the-road trucking, using affordable rail shipping for the long haul and trucks for final delivery. A process called transloading — moving products seamlessly between trucks and trains and back again — allows this to be possible. We can also move intermodal containers between modes.
Why Combine Shipping Modes?
Leveraging both trucks and trains allows you to lower transportation costs and access the benefits of rail. Typically, shipping by rail is a more affordable shipping option. However, many shippers — or receivers — don’t have tracks at their door. With transloading and intermodal options, it doesn’t matter: all shippers and receivers can benefit from rail.
A SOLUTION FOR JUST ABOUT EVERY PRODUCT
Moving products between trucks and trains requires specialized equipment. Our network of more than 600 transloaders, 85+ intermodal facilities and 60+ auto ramps has the equipment to safely transfer just about anything you need to ship:
For products like lumber, paper and palletized goods
For bulk products like sand, soda ash, grains, flour and sugar
For products like plastic pellets and liquids
For large, heavy products like steel beams, rebar, pipe and wind components
For products like rock, salt and other minerals and aggregates
These same facilities can also offer additional services, like:
- Specialty cutting of metals and wood
- Steel threading