Grant Group Buys Empire Transport

The Grant Group of Companies (GGC) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Empire Transport effective September 1st, 2020.

Empire was built in 1961 on family values, started by Sam Kingma and carried forward by his children John, Paul and Joann, and those values are what have made Empire the company it is today. They are the same values shared by the Grant Group of Companies, also a family owned business. John, Paul and Joann will continue to operate Empire Transport now as part of our family.

Bradley Grant president of the Grant Group stated that the core values set by Sam and continued through his children are what have made Empire so successful and so attractive to us as they are the same values shared by the Grant Group, also a family owned business

We look forward to working with Empire’s customers and we all warmly welcome Empire’s drivers, management group and support staff.

The Grant Group of Companies includes John Grant Haulage, Hutton Transport, Active Transport, Active Logistics (Buffalo), Hurdman Bros., Movin’ Freight and BJG Warehousing & Distribution (Milton/Montreal) and Empire Transportation.

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