Eclipse Advantage and Express Container Management Merge to Expand Operations Across North America
Melbourne, Florida (March 9, 2023) - Eclipse Advantage, a leading provider of customized workforce solutions that improve productivity and accountability, announced its merger with Express Container Management (ECM), a 20-year veteran in container unloading solutions with a presence in over 300 locations across Canada and the Northwestern United States.
The combined companies provide services to over 500 locations throughout the United States and Canada, positioning Eclipse Advantage to expand its footprint and container unloading solutions, as well as add ECM's cutting-edge technology platform to its services. The merger will strengthen both companies and offer clients new and improved solutions.
ECM's technology platform provides real-time visibility to both customers and workers, enhancing operational efficiency and streamlining the unloading process. The merger will also allow Eclipse Advantage to offer container unloading solutions to its customers and help to address the continued demand that has disrupted the market during Covid with the build-up of containers at the dock.
Pete Westermann, CEO of Eclipse Advantage, remarked, "The merger with ECM is an exciting opportunity for us to expand our container unloading solutions and provide even more value to our customers. We are thrilled to be able to join forces with Jeff Spiteri, Owner and President of ECM, who is a true entrepreneur and shares our values of putting customers and workers first."
Jeff Spiteri, Owner and President of ECM, said that he is excited about the merger and the potential for growth for both companies. "This merger provides a significant opportunity for us to expand our operations across North America, and we are excited to work with Eclipse Advantage's experienced sales, marketing, recruitment, IT and safety teams to continue providing excellent service to our clients," he added.
The two companies will maintain their headquarters in Melbourne, Florida, and Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, respectively. Pete Westermann will serve as CEO of the combined businesses, while Jeff Spiteri will continue as President of ECM.
About Eclipse Advantage:
Eclipse Advantage, LLC, founded in 1999, offers customized workforce solutions that increase productivity, accountability, and visibility without raising labor costs. Eclipse Advantage offers turn-key workforce solutions in three models: Cost Per Unit Productivity Pay, On-site Hourly Staffing, and a Managed Supplier Program. With a network of 20,000 associates called Industrial Athletes, Eclipse Advantage offers on-site staffing solutions to a wide range of clients across the United States and Canada. For more information, please visit https://www.eclipseadvantage.com/.
About Express Container Management:
Founded in 2002, Express Container Management is a leader in providing unloading solutions to businesses. With a presence in over 300 locations across Canada and the Northwestern United States, ECM's technology platform provides real-time visibility to customers and workers, enhancing operational efficiency and streamlining the unloading process. For more information, please visit https://www.e-c-m.ca/index.html.
This merger of Eclipse Advantage and Express Container Management will position both companies for greater success in the light industrial workforce market. With Eclipse Advantage's extensive experience in the supply chain sector and ECM's container unloading and cutting-edge technology platform, the merger will enhance the services provided to clients across North America.