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Layoffs at BX Solutions

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13abc has learned of layoffs today at BX Solutions, the transportation and distribution company out of Toledo Express.

The CEO says layoffs are taking place Friday at the trucking hub, but he wouldn't specify how many.

Business is slowing down at the facility. CEO Chris Marshall says it has seen an unexpected reduction in some of the volumes coming through so they've had to make adjustments in operations size.

BX Solutions opened at Toledo Express about a year and a half ago, replacing the old BAX Global facility.

BX focuses on moving cargo by trucks and has ambitions for air freight in the future.

The CEO wouldn't say how many people are employed currently, but he said 250 were employed before the hundreds of holiday seasonal hires back in November and December.

"We are in the process of rightsizing the operations to fit the existing volume coming through, while making sure we're ready to grow with opportunities positioned for the near future," says Marshall.

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