Quik News

01.19.17 ⋅

Quik Pick Hires Jose Tobias as Director of Operations

Quik Pick Express, LLC is pleased to announce the hiring of Jose Tobias as Director of Operations for the company. In this position, Jose will support all warehouse operations for the company and oversee warehouse safety initiatives.  Jose will be based in Southern California in our Carson Of [more...]

10.01.16 ⋅

Quik Pick Installs GeoStamp Software

Quik Pick Express has added GeoStamp software to its fleet in Northern and Southern California.  GeoStamp software is a newly released business intelligence software that is being used by a growing number of motor carriers in California and other states to improve performance and reduce terminal [more...]

07.22.16 ⋅

Lois Sowers Retires From Quik Pick

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06.01.16 ⋅

Quik Pick Express Signs New Oakland CA Lease

Quik Pick Express LLC announced the signing of a new warehouse lease this week.  The new warehouse is located in Oakland California near the Port of Oakland and the Oakland Airport. The facility is located at 8707 San Leandro Street, Oakland, CA, 94621. We are excited to be able to secure thi [more...]

02.24.16 ⋅

Quik Pick Hires Human Resources Manager

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02.02.16 ⋅

Quik Pick Hires Russ Knight as Safety Fleet Mgr

Quik Pick Express, LLC is pleased to announce the rehiring of Russell “Russ” Knight as Safety, Regulatory Compliance and Fleet Manager for the company. In this position, Russ will support all safety initiatives for the company and oversee safety meetings, training and certifications. He will also [more...]

02.01.16 ⋅

Quik Pick Hires Director of Customer Service

Quik Pick Express is pleased to announce the hiring of Christine Walters-Reyes to fill the newly created position of Director of Customer Service.  In this position, Christine will oversee all facets of Customer Service for the Company and will be a part of the Executive Management team. Geo [more...]

01.05.16 ⋅

Quik Pick Expands Clean Fleet Again in 2016

Quik Pick Express increased its Tractor count this week to support increased container volume on the west coast.  Container volume has increased at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach in 2015.  This, coupled with QPE being awarded new incremental business for 2016, has driven the need for inc [more...]

10.03.15 ⋅

Quik Pick Appoints New Customer Service Manager & Customs Manager

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06.03.15 ⋅

Quik Pick Express buys additional Tractor's and Chassis'

Quik Pick Express increased its Tractor and Chassis count this week to support increased container volume on the west coast.  Container volume has increased significantly since the recent ILWU contract negotiations produced a tentative agreement with the PMA which was recently ratified.   Qui [more...]

05.09.15 ⋅

Quik Pick Expands Truck Yard Capacity

Quik Pick Express, LLC has increased its truck yard capacity in Carson to facilitate increased container volume.  Container volume has increased significantly since the recent ILWU contract negotiations produced a tentative agreement with the PMA.  As a result, Quik Pick secured yard space [more...]

05.04.15 ⋅

Quik Pick Hires Daniel Lopez as Safety/Fleet Manager

Quik Pick Express, LLC is pleased to announce the hiring of Daniel Lopez as Safety, Regulatory Compliance and Fleet Manager for the company. In this new position, Dan will be responsible for safety initiatives for the company, oversee safety meetings, DOT training and certifications. He will also [more...]

03.03.15 ⋅

New HTA President

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02.01.15 ⋅

Quik Pick Increases Carson Footprint

Quik Pick Express increased its warehouse square footage in Carson this month. The newest facility is located in the Watson Land Industrial Park adjacent to Quik Pick's other buildings. George Boyle, Quik Pick's President and CEO said "this is a perfect fit for us due to its location. It expands [more...]

01.15.15 ⋅

Quik Pick Expands Container Yard Parking

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10.29.14 ⋅

Quik Pick Receives CHP Certificate of Achievement

Quik Pick Express CHP Award Quik Pick Express recently received a Certificate of Achievement from the California Highway Patrol for achieving a third consecutive Satisfactory rating as a part of our Biannual Inspection of Terminal program.  Russ Knight, Manager of Fleet and Safety, was re [more...]

10.23.14 ⋅

Quik Pick Expands Clean Fleet Again

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07.01.14 ⋅

Quik Pick Express Renews Watson Lease

Quik Pick Express extended it's lease on it's two main facilities in Carson CA this month. The lease extension was worked on by Tom Boyle from Quik Pick and David Bales with Lee and Associates. Matthew Means represented Watson Land. George Boyle, President and CEO, stated that this extensio [more...]

03.25.14 ⋅

Quik Pick Joins HTA PAC

Quik Pick Express, LLC announces it has joined the HTA PAC.   The Harbor Trucking Association Political Action Committee meets regularly to discuss various candidates running for state or local government. George Boyle said that this process allows the executive committee the opportunity to m [more...]

02.15.14 ⋅

Quik Pick Extends Commitment to Carson Community

Quik Pick Express, LLC announced a continuation of its commitment to the Carson community with the signing of a lease with Watson Land of a warehouse located on Bonita Ave.  The building is located within the Watson Center and within the Overweight Corridor for the Ports of LA/LB.  George Boy [more...]

01.09.14 ⋅

Quik Pick Adds Taylor Lift to Heavy Weight Forklift Fleet

Quik Pick Express, LLC announced the acquisition of a new 40,000 lb Taylor forklift this week for our heavyweight transloading operation. The purchase occurred as a result of increasing demand for heavy weight drayage and transloading capacity in the LA/LB heavy weight corridor and the addition o [more...]

01.06.14 ⋅

Quik Pick Adds Chassis to Heavy Haul Capacity

Quik Pick Express, LLC further expanded its heavy haul capacity in Los Angeles with the addition of more 20/40ft triaxle chassis in the drayage fleet.  The purchase occurred as a result of continuing demand for heavy weight drayage in the expanded heavy weight corridor. George Boyle, Presiden [more...]

11.23.13 ⋅

Quik Pick Joins IWLA

Quik Pick Express, LLC announced that the company is now a member of the IWLA.  The IWLA (International Warehouse Logistics Association) is the unified voice of the value-added warehousing and logistics industry and represents third-party logistics (3PL) and warehousing service providers through [more...]

11.18.13 ⋅

Quik Pick Adds to Heavy Haul Capacity in Los Angeles California

Quik Pick Express, LLC announced the expansion of its heavy haul capacity in Los Angeles with the addition of new 20/40ft tri-axle chassis in the drayage fleet.  The chassis were purchased from a local supplier and built to Quik Picks specifications.  The purchase occurred as a result of incr [more...]

07.15.13 ⋅

Quik Pick Accelerates the Roll Out of Heavy Lift Capacity in Oakland California

July 15, 2013 Quik Pick Express, LLC announced the acceleration of the roll out of heavy lift capacity at our Oakland facility.  The Oakland facility was opened in 2012, initially with drayage, warehouse and trucking available.  Since then, Quik Pick has added expanded warehouse services whic [more...]

06.01.13 ⋅

Quik Pick Expands Warehouse Space in Southern California

June 1, 2013 Quik Pick Express, LLC announced the expansion of its Southern California Warehouse space effective June 1, 2013.  The Company leased square footage in the building adjacent to Quik Pick's main office and main campus.     The effect of this change is that Quik Pick’s Southern [more...]

05.01.13 ⋅

Quik Pick Expands Chassis Fleet in Oakland, Los Angeles and Long Beach

Quik Pick Express, LLC is pleased to announce the expansion of our container chassis program.  Over the past 12 months, many Steam Ship Lines and Port Terminals have elected to exit the chassis business on the west coast.  As a result, port chassis are in short supply and Motor Carriers are being [more...]

03.15.13 ⋅

Port of LA Interviews Quik Pick & Watson Land Co Regarding Heavy Weight Corridor Expansion in Carson

Port of Los Angeles – Latitude Video - Quik Pick Express, LLC The Port of Los Angeles regularly produces informative videos that relate to the Port and the interesting things that affect the import and export community.  This episode involves the expansion of the overweight corridor to i [more...]

12.01.12 ⋅

Quik Pick Expands Clean Fleet again with the addition of Quad Axle Tractors

Quik Pick Express, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of new EPA compliant International day cab quad axle tractors to expand our clean truck fleet and add heavy haul capacity to our growing list of services.  These tractors are custom made to allow for the legal transport of heavy haul cont [more...]

11.07.12 ⋅

Quik Pick located in the Heavy Weight Corridor in Carson CA

Quik Pick Express, LLC is pleased to announce the unanimous approval by the Carson City Council of Ordinance 12-1502 on November 7, 2012.  This Ordinance approves the extension of the existing Heavy Weight Corridor from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach to now include the area boarded by Wi [more...]

09.15.12 ⋅

Quik Pick Expands Clean Fleet

Quik Pick Express, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of ten new EPA compliant Volvo day cab tractors to expand our clean truck fleet.  The Ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach and Oakland all require the use of 2007 or newer EPA compliant tractors.  Quik Pick only uses clean trucks in its opera [more...]

08.09.12 ⋅

Quik Pick Remodel Completed

Quik Pick Express, LLC is pleased to announce the completion of the recent remodel of our Carson facility.  The remodel was completed August 10, 2012 and was completed in conjunction with Watson Land Company.  Norm Wilson and Sons was the General Contractor for the project.    As a result of [more...]

08.01.12 ⋅

Quik Pick hires Chuck Lopuck as Operations Manager

Quik Pick Express, LLC is pleased to announce the hiring of Chuck Lopuck as Operation Manager of the companies new Oakland CA facility which serves the Port of Oakland.  In this new position, Chuck will support warehouse and transportation operations for the Company.  Chuck has over 30 years of i [more...]


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