2GO transports relief goods to Odette-hit areas for free

Published December 24, 2021, 2:57 PM

by Emmie V. Abadilla

2GO Group, Inc.’s business arm, 2GO Sea Solutions, is transporting donations and relief goods port-to-port, for free in typhoon-stricken areas, from Manila to Cebu, Bohol, Bacolod, Butuan (for Siargao and Surigao City), Cagayan De Oro, Dumaguete (for Bais City), Iloilo and Puerto Princesa.

2GO Ship Meralco

As of December 20, 2021, the domestic freight transport firm was moving essential goods such as food, water, medicines, gen sets, including basket trucks to restore power in Cebu and Bohol as part of the One Meralco Foundation initiative.

2Go also released emergency funds, provided food, medicines and accommodation for its affected employees, in partnership with SM Foundation.

“2GO is one with the nation and the Filipino people in keeping the Bayanihan spirit alive in the face of adversities,” assistant vice president for Marketing Blessie Cruz stated.

“As we navigate through these challenging times, we remain true to our mission to transport our passengers reliably, comfortably, and safely, and to deliver goods consistently and in their best condition,” she added.

Firthermore, all vessels of 2GO Travel are operating to guarantee same-day sailing schedules for ferrying passengers back home for the holidays.

2GO Group, Inc. is the Philippines’ largest integrated transportation and logistics provider with 148 years of expertise in its field.

Its five business units include 2GO Sea Solutions, 2GO Special Containers, 2GO Logistics, 2GO Express, and 2GO Distribution.

2GO is a subsidiary of SM Investments Corporation, one of the largest conglomerates in the country.

It offers multi-modal transportation, warehousing and inventory management, distribution, special containers, and project logistics as well as e-commerce logistics, including last-mile deliveries, and express courier deliveries.

2GO also provides sea travel, plus a wide range of peripheral logistics, such as freight forwarding, import and export processing, and customs brokerage.