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LRI Supports the Arts
LRI recently completed an export shipment of costumes and props for the Chicago Chamber Opera. This non-for-profit group based in Chicago has performed to stellar reviews for years, and is booked for 5 performances in the United Kingdom through August 1st.
LRI Offers 3PL & Warehouse Services
LRI offers 3PL and warehouse services in 9 locations in the USA as well as Mexico and Canada. LRI manages inventory for clients as well as offering customized packing and distribution services.
Row 4 Precious Lives
LRI is proud to provide import logistics from the United Kingdom and delivery in New Jersey of a 2 man row boat for The Row 4 Precious Lives fund raising event.
Free the Girls To Mozambique
LRI recently loaded and exported a 40 foot ocean container to Mozambique for Free the Girls, a strategic non-for-profit partner of LRI.
Kids Around the World
Kids Around the World is a long- time partner with LRI shipping playgrounds and food to some of the poorest and most isolated locations in the world.
Uganda Orphanage Relief Fund
Ugandan Orphanage Relief Fund is an organization that provides assistance to orphanages in Uganda. You can learn more about this terrific organization by visiting their website at www.UORF.org.
Cornerstone Church Sewing Machines
LRI assisted Cornerstone Church in Grafton, WI in January 2014 with a shipment of used sewing machines to El Salvador.
Madison International Trade Association
Elects LRI C.E.O., Ric Frantz, to Board of Directors
Madison International Trade Association (MITA), has announced three new members to their board of directors including LRI's, Ric Frantz.
Global Vision Initiative Scholarship
Paul Jarzombek represented LRI on May 13, 2014 as the Global Vision Scholarship was awarded to Nathan Palladino a graduating Senior at Timothy Christian High School.
LRI Launches Express Package Service
LRI now offers small package and envelope shipping services from the USA to over 200 cities worldwide.
LRI awards the 2013 Global Vision Scholarship
On May 16, 2013 LRI awarded Kyle Groters a Senior at Timothy Christian High School - Elmhurst, IL the annual Global Vision Scholarship.
Watch LR International on CNN
LRI is proud to announce our involvement with CNN's Freedom Project. On Friday, February 15, a 30 minute documentary entitled "Mozambique or Bust" will premier on CNN INTERNATIONAL.
LRI Celebrates 25 Years!
In 2013, LRI celebrates our 25th year in business! We thank all of our customers, vendors, agents and friends who have helped us reach this important milestone.
LR International Partners with Free The Girls
LR INTERNATIONAL is proud to announce our new partnership with Free the Girls, a non-for-profit organization based in Denver Colorado with offices in Maputo Mozambique.
LR International Awarded Presidential "E" Award
LR International, Inc. was awarded the Presidential "E" Award for Export Service on May 17, 2012 by U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary John Bryson at the White House in Washington, D.C.
Recently, The World Trade Center of Chicago hosted a reception for the Ambassador of Kazakhstan Mr. Erlan A. Idrissov and leading International business practitioners. Mr. Ric Frantz C.E.O. of LR INTERNATIONAL was among the invitees.
LR International Ships 1 Million Meals!!
LR International has recently provided the logistics for 1 million relief meals to be shipped to the Philippines, Haiti, India, and Jamaica.
Paul Finishes the Marathon - Over 142,000 Meals Donated!!
Paul Jarzombek â€“ Chief Operating Officer at LR INTERNATIONAL finished the Chicago Marathonon Sunday October 9 in 6 hours and 9 minutes. This was the culmination of 9 Â½ months oftraining with over 1200 miles logged since January.