FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Logistics Plus Recognizes 2019 LTL Carriers of the Year
Estes Express, FedEx Freight, Ward Transport & Logistics, and Dayton Freight all receive honors.
ERIE, PA (February 25, 2020) – Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, recently recognized four of its less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier-partners for superior performance in 2019. The annual awards were presented to the following carriers in each of two categories:
- Estes Express and FedEx Freight were named the National LTL Carriers of the Year. It is the second consecutive year Estes has earned the honor, and the second in the past four years for FedEx Freight.
- Ward Transport & Logistics and Dayton Freight were named Regional LTL Carriers of the Year. It is second time in the past three years that Ward has earned the honors, and the fourth consecutive year for Dayton Freight.
Logistics Plus manages hundreds of thousand LTL shipments annually as a top North American freight brokerage firm that delivers LTL services through its proprietary eShipPlus™ transportation management system (TMS) – an online platform made available to all of its LTL customers and select freight agents. In additional to standard LTL services, Logistics Plus offers shippers additional truckload, expedited, international, claims management, freight audit & payment, and business intelligence solutions.
The Logistics Plus annual LTL carrier awards are based on an assessment of the following performance criteria:
- Share of Business and Growth
- Service Performance
- Price Competitiveness
- Billing Accuracy
- Customer Service
- Account Representation
“2019 was another record year for Logistics Plus, including our LTL business segment,” said Scott Frederick, vice president of marketing and LTL carrier relations for Logistics Plus. “All of the logistics specialists within our North American Division are very grateful for the ongoing support we receive from of all our carrier-partners. However, Estes, FedEx, Ward, and Dayton all stood out last year by providing exemplary performance in all aspects of our partnership.”
About Logistics Plus Inc.
Logistics Plus Inc. provides freight transportation, warehousing, fulfillment, global logistics, business intelligence technology, and supply chain management solutions through a worldwide network of talented and caring professionals. The company was founded over 23 years ago in Erie, PA by local entrepreneur, Jim Berlin. Today, Logistics Plus is a highly-regarded fast-growing and award-winning transportation and logistics company. With a strong passion for excellence, its 450 global employees put the “plus” in logistics by doing the big things properly, and the countless little things, that together ensure complete customer satisfaction and success.
The Logistics Plus® network includes offices located in Erie, PA; Akron, OH; Baltimore, MD; Birmingham, AL; Buffalo, NY; Charleston, SC; Chicago, IL; Cleveland, OH; Dallas, TX; Des Moines, IA; Detroit, MI; Fort Worth, TX; Haslet TX; Houston, TX; Laredo, TX; Lexington, NC; Los Angeles, CA; Melbourne, FL; Nashville, TN; New York, NY; Olean, NY; Ontario, CA; San Bernardino, CA; San Diego, CA; San Francisco, CA; Tampa Bay, FL; Australia; Bahrain; Belgium; Canada; China; Colombia; Czech Republic; Egypt; France; Germany; India; Indonesia; Kazakhstan; Kenya; Libya; Mexico; Netherlands; Poland; Saudi Arabia; Singapore; Taiwan; Turkey; UAE; Ukraine; Uganda; and United Kingdom; with additional agents around the world. For more information, visit logisticsplus.com or follow @LogisticsPlus on Twitter.
Scott G. Frederick
Vice President, Marketing
Logistics Plus Inc.