18 Wheels Logistics was founded in 1989 and has enjoyed sustainable growth every since. In 2012, Michael Kotendzhi and Adrian Wen joined the team. Adrian focused on the 'customer first' experience to ensure that customers received exceptional service. Michael Kotendzhi created standardized processes to increase efficiency within the organization and implemented our Kaizen strategy. To date, the company has grown to provide distribution and transportation services with over 700,000 square feet of owned and operated warehouse space, 350 DCC trucks, and 550 trailers in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, and Washington.
*Kaizen - (Continuous Improvement) is a strategy where employees at all levels of a company work together proactively to achieve regular, incremental improvements to the manufacturing process. In a sense, it combines the collective talents within a company to create a powerful engine for improvement.
198918 Wheels Logistics began by providing transportation services to domestic customers in Canada and the United States.
Perry Wong opened his first warehouse facility in Vancouver, British Columbia enabling 18 Wheels Logistics to provide additional, value-added distribution services to its growing customer base.
18 Wheels Logistics expanded its distribution space at 3438 Lougheed Highway in Vancouver, British Columbia to accommodate growing customer demand.
To better serve our customers, 18 Wheels Logistics strategically moved to 525 North Skeena Street in Vancouver, British Columbia, in order to be closer to Vancouver's central district.
18 Wheels Logistics expanded its Vancouver distribution footprint to 200,000 square feet of warehouse space in Burnaby, British Columbia.
18 Wheels Logistics opened a new facility in Calgary, Alberta to provide third party logistics services to existing customers.
As 18 Wheels Logistics grew internally, we increased our warehouse footprint to 400,000 square feet with facilities in Vancouver and Delta, BC and Calgary, AB.
In 2018 the company continued sustainable growth opening a 175,000 square-foot facility in Toronto, Ontario. Helping customers further by providing a national platform.