LEBANON, Pa., Aug. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (NASDAQ:YRCW) – New Penn has been recognized for performance excellence in 2015 with two Quest for Quality awards from Logistics Management magazine. This win marks the 21st year that New Penn has received a Quest for Quality award. This year, New Penn was honored with awards in the Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Regional LTL Carriers and Expedited Motor Carriers categories.
"It is a great honor to receive these awards," said Don Foust, president of New Penn. "For 21 years, these awards have served as a testament to the hard work and dedication of our many outstanding New Penn employees. At New Penn, we aren't content with simply satisfying our customers. Utilizing professionalism, expertise and a passion for service, we strive to exceed expectations with each and every delivery. It's with that commitment to excellence that we are able to deliver award-winning, next-day LTL service day in and day out, year after year."
Logistics Management magazine began its Quest for Quality awards program in 1985. Since then, it has grown to be considered the most important measure of customer satisfaction and performance in the industry. Each year, thousands of transportation and logistics decision-makers from all over the country determine which carriers make up the "best of the best." Survey respondents rate providers on a number of objective service metrics such as on-time performance, value, information technology, customer service, equipment and operations. Those providers with the highest overall scores in their respective categories at the end of evaluations are selected to receive awards. To learn more about the Quest for Quality awards and Logistics Management magazine, visit them online at www.logisticsmgmt.com.
About New Penn
New Penn, a regional less-than-truckload motor carrier based in Lebanon, Pa., provides industry-leading reliability and next-day service through a network of 25 service centers in the northeastern United States, Quebec, Canada and Puerto Rico. New Penn is widely regarded as one of the most efficiently operated transportation providers and has one of the lowest claim ratios in the industry. A recipient of the Quest for Quality Awards from Logistics Management magazine for 21 years, New Penn received two performance excellence recognitions in 2015 in the categories of Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Regional LTL Carriers and Expedited Motor Carriers. For more information, visit www.newpenn.com. New Penn is a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide.
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