Total Quality Logistics, a freight brokerage firm headquartered in Cincinnati, recently opened a new office in Lowell, Ark., 20 miles north of the city of Fayetteville and 7 miles south of Rogers. According to a news release, the company expects to acquire 50 new hires, mostly in sales positions.

Founded in 1997, Total Quality Logistics specializes in moving truckload freight and third-party logistics. As one of the largest freight brokerage firms in the nation, the company currently employs more than 2,800 people in 27 offices in 16 states.