Driven by superior customer service and the most advanced technology

Our Story

History

With more than 50 years of experience in logistics and supply chain innovation, Dunavant has the knowledge to ensure your company’s logistics and transportation practices are efficient and effective. 

Driven by superior customer service and a dedication to the most advanced technology, Dunavant is leading the way into the future of logistics through Dunavant Transportation Group and Dunavant Logistics Group.

Since 1987, Dunavant Trans Gulf Transportation has consistently proven to be a leader in the Intermodal transportation industry. Dunavant Trans Gulf Transportation utilizes a fleet of trucks handling local, regional and distance Intermodal/drayage service. Understanding that our customers demand the highest quality service, our competent staff which is comprised of personnel with extensive backgrounds in transportation, freight forwarding, steamship line operations and logistics industries will enable us to respect our customers need to provide them with superior customer service.

Established in 1979, Dunavant Sea Lane Express has more than 30 years of experience in transportation, shipping, container storage, drayage, port operations and logistics throughout the Southeast and along the East Coast.

With terminal operations in intermodal and port cities including Atlanta and Savannah, GA; Norfolk, VA; Charleston, SC; Charlotte and Wilmington, NC; and Nashville, TN, Dunavant Sea Lane Express has many advantages over other trucking and drayage operators. Additionally, Dunavant Sea Lane has a solid reputation of unbeatable customer service.

Mission

Dunavant builds on our family business’s history to deliver world-class, comprehensive, supply-chain solutions. We are driven to provide safe, swift, dedicated service to domestic and global customers while creating an environment that supports the commitment and enthusiasm of our associates.

Technology

Centrix

Centrix is our distinctive approach to delivering technology. Centrix enables every participant in the supply chain to improve the business process and efficiently move actionable information from party to party. This enables money, freight, and information to get where it belongs on time and without error. Our approach to technology centers on processes involving best of breed technologies, integration, experience, and the dedication to constant improvement.

WiseTech Global ediEnterprise

Dunavant uses some of the most advanced technology available to provide the highest level of service at the most competitive rates for our customers. We have implemented the ediEnterprise solution from WiseTech Global, the world’s leading International Freight Management System. Dunavant exchanges data in real time with our agents, customers, carriers, and other partners to ensure that we can make the most accurate and up-to-date information available to all. The ediEnterprise system provides a total global freight solution to manage bookings, local cartage, transport and shipping management, customs, warehousing, and more.

MercuryGate TMS

Full supply chain analysis and optimization is done through MercuryGate’s TMS & Mojo systems. MercuryGate is an information system dedicated to capturing and monitoring the activities, events, and most importantly, the money related to transportation and logistics. From this logistics “nervous system,” real-time information flows between you, Dunavant, and your supply chain partners. This gives our customers the ability to optimize, rate, execute, and monitor their businesses at any time.