TrueBlue Acquires The Work Connection
TrueBlue (NYSE: TBI) announced today it has acquired substantially
all of the assets of The Work Connection (TWC), a light industrial
staffing provider founded in 1986 with 37 branches located predominantly
in the Midwest.
TrueBlue CEO Steve Cooper said that TWC's operations will be merged with
those of Spartan Staffing during the fourth quarter of this year to
expand TrueBlue's light industrial service line, adding that it's a good
fit because both companies share a commitment to service, they serve
many of the same industries and there is minimal overlap in offices.
“We are excited about the addition of TWC's talented employees and
expertise to TrueBlue,” said Cooper. Cooper also noted that TWC