January 25, 2013 10:50 AM, EST
Fidelitone Logistics Merges with Va. 3PL

Fidelitone Logistics said it has merged with Virginia-based third-party logistics firm Purnell Furniture Services to expand its delivery services to furniture retailers in the eastern part of the country.

Manassas, Va.-based Purnell and its subsidiary, Advanced Delivery Systems, provide home delivery, warranty and warehousing services for furniture manufacturers, interior designers and furniture retailers in 17 states.

The deal boosts Fidelitone’s delivery footprint to include nearly 80% of the U.S. population, company officials said.

Fidelitone, Wauconda, Ill., is ranked No. 29 on the Transport Topics Logistics 50 listing of North American logistics companies.