In the 1970s, Mr. Alvarez’s sons and son-in-law, the 2nd Generation, began to receive their Customs Broker Licenses and joined the business. In 1981, J.O. Alvarez Co. became known as J.O. Alvarez, Inc. During this time Mr. Alvarez, his sons, and son-in-law continued to advance the company in the direction that it set out towards in 1957.
- Roberto Garza-Gongora (1979)
- Jose Oscar Alvarez, Jr. (1981)
- Sergio Alvarez (1987)
- Eduardo Alvarez (1987)
J.O. Alvarez, Inc. moved to a larger facility that was completed in 1982. Since then J. O. Alvarez, Inc. has expanded to include 9 locations along the U.S. / Mexico border, with 3 locations in Mexico, along with an extra 140,000 sq. ft. of additional warehouse storage.
Mr. Alvarez passed away in April 2000 at the age of 76. The passing of Mr. Alvarez left a large void in the company, but his sons and son-in-law were determined to continue the trail of success left by Mr. Alvarez – and that they did. With technological progress and customer satisfaction J.O. Alvarez, Inc. stayed at the cutting edge in the brokerage industry, always providing their customers with an unwavering level of personal attention and service. Over the years, with the 2nd Generation leading, the company grew and new branches offices were opened in Arizona, California and throughout Mexico.
Today, J.O. Alvarez, Inc. is led by Mr. Alvarez’s grandchildren, 3rd Generation, J.O. Alvarez, Inc. continues to be an essential partner to their clients and the international trade community by providing expert customs brokerage, distribution, freight forwarding and global logistics services through excellent customer service and innovative supply chain systems. At the helm, the 3rd Generation looks forward to continuing the legacy that was set forth by Mr. Alvarez 65+ years ago.
Why J.O. Alvarez, Inc.?
- proficient staff with over 65+ years of experience
- closely monitoring and relaying information concerning your shipments
- accommodates open channels of communication
- going beyond what is expected
- doing the job right, the first time
- responsible and personal attention
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