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.

DOOR-TO-DOOR SHIPPING

Want to ship your products hassle free? We’ll bundle a door-to-door transportation solution — virtually any commodity, anywhere in North America.

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LOGISTICS

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.

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SPECIALIZED SERVICES

Are specialized services the missing link in your supply chain? We can fill the gaps, from packaging to warehousing and everything in between.

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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.

  • Household Goods

    Household Goods

    Floor tiles, boxes, parcels, shoes, clothing, toys, furniture, appliances, electronics

  • Building Materials

    BUILDING MATERIALS

    Lumber, pipe, metals, paper, rebar, metal coil, bricks

  • Food

    FOOD

    Packaged food, canned goods, frozen food, produce, seafood, cheese, chocolate

  • Beverages

    BEVERAGES

    Beer, wine, tequila, orange juice

  • Liquids

    LIQUIDS

    Ethanol, biodiesel, diesel exhaust fluid (DEF), corn syrup, petroleum, LPG

  • Oversized Items

    OVERSIZED ITEMS

    Transformers, wind turbine blades, machinery, military vehicles

  • Small Items

    SMALL ITEMS

    Sand, plastic pellets, soda ash, flour

  • Vehicles

    VEHICLES

    Cars, trucks, SUVs, auto parts

  • Just about everything else

    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

Intermodal Ramps

Locations where containers are loaded onto and off of trucks and trains.

Railport Location

Loup transload facilities

Transload Facilities

Transfer sites for products moving between trucks and trains

Number of transload facilities

  • 1-5
  • 6-10
  • 11-20
  • 21-30
  • 30+

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:

  • Forklift

    Forklift

    For products like lumber, paper and palletized goods

  • Conveyor

    CONVEYOR

    For bulk products like sand, soda ash, grains, flour and sugar

  • Pump/Pneumatic Transfer

    PUMP/PNEUMATIC TRANSFER

    For products like plastic pellets and liquids

  • Crane

    CRANE

    For large, heavy products like steel beams, rebar, pipe and wind components

  • Frontend Loader

    FRONT-END LOADER

    For products like rock, salt and other minerals and aggregates

VALUE-ADDED SERVICES

These same facilities can also offer additional services, like:

  • Storage
  • Repackaging
  • Specialty cutting of metals and wood
  • Steaming
  • Steel threading