HOLLAND, Mich., Feb. 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Unishippers Global Logistics, the country's first and one of its largest resellers of shipping services, recently honored Holland with its 2013 Regional LTL Carrier Partner of the Year award. The award was given at the Unishippers Annual Convention held January 16, 2014 in Rancho Bernardo, Calif.
Holland was selected based on service quality and performance, loss and damage events, customer service, claims resolution and overall commitment to partnership.
"We are extremely proud and grateful to receive this recognition from our valued partners at Unishippers Global Logistics," said Scott Ware, Holland President. "The bottom line for our company is performance. By continuously working towards improvement in all aspects of our service, we have been able to cultivate and maintain a standard of excellence that is second-to-none in this industry. This level of excellence comes from the tireless dedication and hard work of our highly skilled employees. We would like to thank them for making this award possible and also to thank Unishippers for their continued partnership in providing industry-leading LTL service."
"Sustained partnerships with such nationally renowned, outstanding carriers are a considerable contributing factor to Unishippers' ongoing success," said Kevin Lathrop, President of Unishippers. "This year's winners are such crucial pieces to the puzzle and we're so appreciative of their collaboration that helped make 2013 our most successful year yet. We congratulate the winners and look forward to working with these fine carriers for many years to come."
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, recognized by Logistics Management magazine with its 2013 Quest for Quality award for 28 consecutive years, was honored for performance excellence in 2013 with the Midwest/Mid-Atlantic Regional LTL Motor Carriers award and the South/South Central Regional LTL Motor Carriers award, as well as the Expedited Motor Carriers award. For more information, visit hollandregional.com. Holland is a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide, Inc.
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