FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 25th, 2016

Kluane Freight Lines Ltd Announces New Shipping Agreement with G-P Distributing Inc.

 KFL_G-P Photo Aug 2016_Credit Alistair Maitland Photography

Left to Right: Len Williams, Kyle Doll

Credit: Alistair Maitland Photography

Kluane Freight Lines Ltd (Kluane Freight) is pleased to announce the creation of a new shipping agreement with G-P Distributing Inc. This agreement will facilitate shipping services between food wholesaler G-P Distributing, and Whitehorse based shipping company Kluane Freight over the next 5 years. Kluane Freight Lines is part of the Chief Isaac Group of Companies, the Development Corporation for the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in First Nation.

“I am delighted to announce this new expansion in our services”, says Kluane Freight Manager, Len Williams. “This partnership gives our company the opportunity to expand services to Edmonton, Alberta, as well as to Fort St. John in British Columbia. G-P Distributing is a successful Yukon-based company with a reputation for professionalism and efficiency, and we believe our partnership will only increase our standing as strong local businesses who take great care in contributing to and helping to grow our local economy.”

“There is an ever increasing demand on our food distributing services in Yukon, and we are pleased to partner with Kluane Freight, to provide efficient and cost-effective services to Yukoners”, says Kyle Doll, President of G-P Distributing. “This is an exciting opportunity to invest locally while also allowing two long standing Yukon-based businesses to grow and expand their services. I look forward to working with Kluane Freight for years to come.”

Kluane Freight Lines has over 30 years’ experience in providing Yukon with timely and dependable transport services. Based in Whitehorse, Yukon, Kluane Freight can haul anything and everything while serving a range of industries including food distribution, mining, oil & gas and tourism. Kluane Fright is First-Nation owned and part of the Chief Isaac Group of Companies. Chief Isaac Group of Companies was established in 1984 to own and operate the business interests of the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in, which is a self-governing Yukon First Nation serving the Han people located in Dawson City. The mandate of the Chief Isaac Group of Companies is to operate a for-profit corporation to create sustainable wealth for the First Nation.

 G-P Distributing has been in operation in the Yukon for the past 20 years. They specialize in food and equipment supply, and are committed to providing outstanding customer service and support. They offer a huge range of products, ranging from baked goods, to frozen and fresh foods, to large and small appliances.

For more information, please contact:

 

Len Williams                                                                          Kyle Doll

Manager                                                                                  President

Kluane Freight Lines Ltd                                                         G-P Distributing Inc.

867-667-7447                                                                          867-667-4500

E: lwilliams@kluanefreight.ca                                                  E: kyle.foodservice@northwestel.net