HOLLAND, Mich., May 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In its first year of bestowing transportation supplier awards, Ravago Americas LLC chose Holland as its 2015 Less-Than-Truckload Partner of the Year. The selection process was based on a number of key supply chain metrics as well as overall superior customer service. Being chosen as the top regional carrier among the more than 70 carriers that serve Ravago Americas demonstrates the success of Holland in consistently delivering outstanding customer service as well as exceptional transportation service.
“We are honored to be Ravago Americas 2015 LTL Partner of the Year at their first carrier awards ceremony,” said Scott Ware, president of Holland. “We thank Ravago for relying on us as their most trusted LTL transportation partner. Holland appreciates Ravago’s business and we strive to earn it on a daily basis. Additionally, I thank everyone at Holland and appreciate their hard work, follow-through and dedication in providing quality Holland service.”
Jay Pickett, transportation services manager of Ravago Americas, stated the importance of Holland’s ability to understand the customer’s needs and provide solutions across all aspects of the supply chain. “Sometimes it’s important to step back, look at the year, and truly take some time to recognize and appreciate the partners that made the year such a success,” shared Pickett.
The award was presented to Jim Ferguson, Holland vice president of sales and marketing, and John Ashworth, corporate account executive, at the Ravago Carrier Awards Ceremony held at the company’s headquarters in Orlando, Fla. Ravago is a leading global manufacturer and distributor of plastics, rubber and chemicals.
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