OVERLAND PARK, Kan., May 26, 2010 Reddaway, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc. (Nasdaq: YRCW) has been named 2009 Regional Carrier of the Year by GlobalTranz, a logistics management firm specializing in carrier, supply chain, and warehouse management.
To determine rankings, GlobalTranz agents and representatives nationwide rated its suppliers based on six key criteria: on-time pickup, on-time delivery, driver courtesy, claims and damages, billing accuracy and customer service.
"An award of this caliber is the highest compliment," said T.J. O¹Connor, president Reddaway. "GlobalTranz is a valued partner and this honor is a direct reflection of our continued commitment to exceptional customer service each and every day."
Founded in 2003, GlobalTranz is a leading provider of supply chain management technology, available at www.carrierrate.com, which optimizes the flow and storage of merchandise as goods and materials move within the supply chain.
This is the second time this quarter that Reddaway has received an award for exceptional performance and quality. In April, the company was honored for its outstanding safety record at the California Trucking Association.
Reddaway, a YRC Worldwide subsidiary based in Clackamas, Ore., provides standard and expedited regional transportation services throughout the Western United States and British Columbia. Reddaway is a leader in next-day delivery, on-time performance and quality handling within its region. Please visit www.reddawayregional.com for more information.
About YRC Worldwide
YRC Worldwide Inc., a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., is one of the largest transportation and logistics service providers in the world and the holding company for a portfolio of brands including YRC, YRC Reimer , YRC Glen Moore, YRC Logistics, New Penn , Holland and Reddaway . YRC Worldwide has the largest, most comprehensive network in North America with local, regional, national and international capabilities. Through its team of experienced service professionals, YRC Worldwide offers industry-leading expertise in heavyweight shipments and flexible supply chain solutions, ensuring customers can ship industrial, commercial and retail goods with confidence. Please visit www.yrcw.com for more information.
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