TUALATIN, Ore., March 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reddaway has been selected by GlobalTranz as its 2015 Carrier of the Year-Western Region. The GlobalTranz award program recognizes suppliers for exceptional performance and quality in six key criteria: on-time pickup, on-time delivery, driver courtesy, claims and damages, billing accuracy and customer service. This award confirms Reddaway's status as a premier next-day and two-day delivery service provider in the western United States.
"It is tremendously satisfying to be singled out by our customers as being among their very best suppliers," said T.J. O'Connor, Reddaway President & CEO. "We are particularly pleased to be selected by one of the major third-party logistics companies in the country as being their top supplier in the region. My personal thanks to all of the Reddaway employees who do what it takes to never let down our customers. And on behalf of everyone at Reddaway, our thanks to GlobalTranz for this honor."
O'Connor and Dan Kling, Reddaway's CFO, received the award on behalf of the company. This is the fifth time Reddaway has been named GlobalTranz's Carrier of the Year-Western Region (2009, 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2015).
Other recent awards earned by Reddaway
include the Unishippers Global Logistics 2015 Regional LTL Carrier Partner of the Year and the Worldwide Express 2015 West Coast Regional Carrier of the Year Award.
GlobalTranz, based in Phoenix, AZ, is a third-party logistics company specializing in freight management services including LTL, full truckload, supply chain management, and domestic air/expedited shipping. It provides a one-stop-shop for its more-than 25,000 shippers and is the 14th largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S.
Reddaway, founded in Oregon City, Ore., has served the Pacific Northwest since
1919. Through its comprehensive regional service center network, Reddaway has built a long-standing tradition of reliable, next-day and two-day delivery services for less-than-truckload shipments in the western United States and Canada, including Alaska and Hawaii. Reddaway, a 22-time Quest for Quality award winner, received the recognition in 2015 from Logistics Management magazine in the Western Regional LTL Motor Carriers category. For more information, visit
reddawayregional.com. Reddaway is a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW).
SOURCE YRC Worldwide, Reddaway
Mike KelleyYRC Worldwide Inc.
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