Friday, December 14, 2012

US Road Haulage Group Collects Another Award from Logistics Customer for Full Truckload Services

Con-way Honoured for Third Successive Year
Shipping News Feature

US – Road haulage outfit Con-way Truckload, which supplies services to sister company Con-way Freight, has been named Carrier of the Year by Sonoco for the third consecutive year. This is the fourth time the Con-way Inc. subsidiary has earned a carrier award from Sonoco since it began working with the company in 2008. The award is decided by members of Sonoco’s entire logistics department and given to the carrier which excels in three categories, namely Prospector, Helping Hand and Customer Service Representative.

To earn the distinction, Con-way Truckload uncovered and developed growth opportunities, worked with Sonoco to help solve immediate needs, and demonstrated service excellence through on-time delivery, communication and offering service options. Saul Gonzalez, president, Con-way Truckload, was clearly delighted at receiving another honour from a valued customer which,is a multi-billion-dollar global manufacturer and provider of packaging services to customers in 85 countries, saying:

“We are very happy that Sonoco has recognized our efforts and superior service for the third year in a row. This relationship shows how two companies can work together to deliver high-quality solutions that produce positive results for everyone.”

Donna W. Clinton, strategic sourcing manager, Logistics, Sonoco, praised Con-way as a vaued supplier adding:

“Con-way Truckload has continued to excel in Sonoco’s three award categories. The key to Con-way’s success with Sonoco is the commitment and support that the entire company provides to our account — from the president to our customer service representative.”