June 22nd, 2016
Perot’s North Fort Worth Development Taps PICKUP to Provide Valuable Service to Master-Planned Community
DALLAS/FORT WORTH (June 22, 2016) – PICKUP®, the Instant Delivery™ service, today announces the company is teaming up with Hillwood’s AllianceTexas® to provide reliable delivery services to the 18,000-acre master planned community, located in north Fort Worth.
With business booming in the new development, retailers and consumers alike need a convenient way to move items or deliver merchandise without delay. PICKUP will transport anything that fits safely in the back of a pickup truck.
“We are very excited that PICKUP was chosen as a trusted logistics partner for the AllianceTexas community,” said Brenda Stoner, chief good guy, PICKUP. “The integrated community Hillwood is continuing to develop at AllianceTexas is incredible. Where there is such strong economic growth, there are many opportunities to help consumers and businesses instantly move items. Our partnership will help facilitate this economic growth.”
“As we continue to grow, we look for new ways to make life easier and simpler for the people that live and work here,” said Mike Berry, President, Hillwood Properties. “We all want the option to have things delivered as soon as possible when we buy them or need them moved. PICKUP gives the AllianceTexas community a great solution for the last fast mile deliveries.”
PICKUP’s Good Guys are military veterans, off-duty firefighters and other dependable guys who have been thoroughly vetted and trust verified. Good Guys regularly move everything from furniture and mattresses, to appliances, home improvement supplies, landscaping materials and more. The company makes regular runs with boxes to and from storage facilities for customers. The app-enabled Instant Delivery™ service also provides brick and mortar retailers with a fast and secure last-mile solution to increase revenue by maintaining a competitive edge.
Developed and managed by Hillwood Properties, a Perot Company, AllianceTexas is the company’s flagship mixed-use community. The award winning development is recognized as one of the most successful public-private partnerships in the nation with approximately $60 billion in economic impact. The community is home to more than 400 companies and houses, and has created an impressive 45,000 jobs so far.
Items transported by PICKUP are insured for up to $20,000 and deliveries start at $45. A PICKUP can be scheduled on the web, by downloading the app on iTunes and Google play, or by calling 800-560-2168.
About PICKUP LLC
PICKUP® is an Instant DeliveryÔ service featuring Good Guys and their pickup trucks. No more renting trucks for moving or hauling large items, or asking to borrow a friend’s pickup truck. PICKUP brings this experience directly to your mobile device. PICKUP Good Guys are trust verified and up to $20,000 of cargo is insured. Most Good Guys are off-duty firemen, military and veterans. For more information please visit www.pickupnow.com or follow us on Twitter or Facebook.
Hillwood, a Perot company, is a full service real estate developer, investor and advisor of high quality real estate properties. With more than 110-million square feet of industrial development and acquisitions to date, our dedicated team is committed to bringing long term value to our customers, partners and the communities that we serve. Today, Hillwood is actively involved in development, acquisitions, construction, leasing, property management and asset management of high quality, well located, flexible and functional industrial properties located throughout North America and Europe. For additional information, visit www.hillwood.com.