HOLLAND, Mich., April 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Holland is proud to have been selected as one of Walmart’s “2015 Regional Carrier of the Year.” Winners were selected by Walmart's transportation executive team based on a number of factors, including outstanding service, effective communication, excellent safety standards, and innovative solutions. Walmart awards the designation each year to companies that provide support to the retailer’s Walmart stores, Sam’s Club locations and distribution centers located throughout the continental United States.
“We are grateful for every customer recognition, whether it’s a simple thank-you letter from the owner of a single store or a national award presented by the president of a large organization with locations across the country,” said Scott Ware, president of Holland. “But of course we are particularly proud and excited to be recognized by the world’s largest retailer. Credit for this honor goes to every Holland employee who played a part in providing this important customer with outstanding service and safe, reliable deliveries.”
Holland provides freight transportation services to a wide variety of clients but has a special focus on retailers. Holland Retail Service helps turn the client’s supply chain into a competitive advantage, helping to get products on the shelves damage-free, with greater speed and reliability. Whether using standard or guaranteed delivery options, Holland is the preferred transportation provider for the country’s leading retailers.
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 2015 Quest for Quality award for 30 consecutive years, was honored for performance excellence in 2015 with the South/South Central Regional LTL Carriers, Midwest/North Central Regional LTL Carriers, as well as the Expedited Motor Carriers award. For more information, visit hollandregional.com. Holland is a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:YRCW).
Media Contact: Mike Kelley YRC Worldwide Inc. 913-696-6121 Mike.Kelley@yrcw.com