HOLLAND, Mich., Feb. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Holland, the next-day leader in its territory, has been recognized with the 2017 Midwest Region LTL Carrier Partner of the Year award from Unishippers Global Logistics, LLC. The award was presented to Holland at the annual Unishippers convention by Tim Story, Executive Vice President of Freight Operations. Unishippers is a leading provider of third-party logistics services to over 50,000 small and medium-sized businesses.
"We thank Unishippers for extending this honor to us and for our long-standing partnership," stated Scott Ware, president of Holland. "Our dedicated employees work hard every day to deliver on our promise of providing quality, fast and reliable LTL next-day service. It is their commitment to excellence that provides our industry-leading services as well as our commitment to a level of customer satisfaction that is second to none."
Carrier Partner of the Year winners are chosen based on service quality, customer service, meets pickup/delivery expectations, minimal loss and damage events, and an overall commitment to the partnership.
Holland has been recognized with this award four times in the past
five years, previously winning in 2016, 2015, and 2013. This is also the second year in a row for Holland sister companies, Reddaway and YRC Freight were each chosen as a 2017 carrier partner of the year by Unishippers Global Logistics.
Holland has long been recognized for delivering the most next-day service lanes in its territory and annually records one of the lowest claim ratios in the industry. Founded in Holland, Mich., in 1929, Holland provides industry-leading, on-time
reliability for less-than-truckload shipments in the Central and Southeastern United States and in Eastern Canada. Holland has been recognized by Logistics Management magazine with its Quest for Quality award for 32 consecutive years. In 2017, Holland was honored with Quest for Quality awards in these three categories: South/South Central Regional LTL Carriers, Midwest/North Central Regional LTL Carriers and Expedited Motor Carriers. For more information, visit hollandregional.com. Holland is a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW).
Media Contact: Mike Kelley
YRC Worldwide Inc.
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