Outstanding Operations and Customer Service Support Earns Company 2011 Lowe’s Gold Carrier Award
JOPLIN, Mo. – June 12, 2012 – Con-way Truckload, a full truckload carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW), today announced it was recently honored with the 2011 Lowe’s Gold Carrier Award for excellent operating performance, on-time service and reliability.
The carrier was presented with the award at the 2012 Lowe’s Global Transportation Conference in North Wilkesboro, N.C. Each year, Lowe’s holds the conference to recognize and honor carriers that have consistently exceeded the demands of Lowe’s transportation needs over the previous year.
Criteria for the customer award include superior performance in the categories of on-time service, load acceptance and EDI shipment status compliance. Con-way Truckload achieved a compliance record of 99.5 percent for the past year to earn the Gold Carrier Award.
Con-way Truckload provides inbound and outbound transportation services for the customer’s extensive network of vendors, regional distribution centers and stores throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada. The carrier has received multiple customer awards from Lowe’s throughout their seven-year relationship for consistently attaining high performance levels.
“We are proud and grateful to be recognized by Lowe’s for the hard work and talent that our people bring to this winning business relationship,” said Saul Gonzalez, chief operating officer, Con-way Truckload. “The Gold Carrier Award is a high honor and a testament to the excellence in operations and customer service we strive to deliver to Lowe’s with every shipment.”
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About Con-way Truckload
Joplin, Mo.-based Con-way Truckload is an operating company of Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW) and a leading provider of expedited, time-definite full-truckload transportation services across North America. Formerly Contract Freighters, Inc. (CFI), Con-way Truckload today employs over 3,000 drivers with a fleet of more than 2,700 tractors and 8,000 trailers operating throughout the United States as well as internationally in Mexico and Canada. The company provides full-truckload transportation serving the transcontinental shipping needs of commercial and industrial businesses as well as sister company Con-way Freight. For more about Con-way Truckload, visit us on the Web at www.con-way.com/truckload or call (800) 641-4747.
Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW) is a $5.3 billion diversified freight transportation and global logistics company.
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