Holland and Speedy Transport Group Celebrate 20-Year Partnership

HOLLAND, Mich., June 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Holland and Speedy Transport Group, Inc. are celebrating 20 years of successful service as one of the largest regional cross-border transportation partnerships in North America.

“Holland is proud to be a transportation partner with Speedy Transport Group,” said Holland President Scott Ware. “With more next-day shipping lanes to and from Canada than other carriers, combined with our team of quality transportation professionals, we have been able to provide better service to both Holland and Speedy’s customers while growing business for both organizations.”

The two companies first collaborated in 1996 transporting half a load of less-than-truckload (LTL) cross-border freight daily. Twenty years later, Holland and Speedy now move thousands of cross-border loads monthly to more overnight locations than any other cross-border carrier in the same coverage area.

Holland boasts more next-day and second-day lanes to and from Canada than its competitors. Holland consolidates Canadian freight in Detroit, Toledo and Buffalo for Speedy, while Speedy represents Holland in Eastern Canada and has Holland dedicated customer service representatives in Ontario and Quebec.

"Our 20-year relationship with Holland has been a true partnership, built on integrity,” said Speedy Transport CEO Jared Martin. “We work well together providing efficient and effective service for our continuously growing customer base.”

Holland, a Canadian Transportation & Logistics Shipper’s Choice Award winner, offers fast, hassle-free border crossings with the Pre-Arrival Review System (PARS). For customer convenience, online shipping forms are available anytime, including bills of lading, export declarations and commercial invoices.

Guaranteed Delivery between noon and before 3:30 p.m. and Expedited service are also available for select destinations with government approval and security certifications for the Free and Secure Trade (FAST) program and C-TPAT (Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism) which allows for faster border clearances. Learn more about our Cross-Border service at http://hollandregional.com/services/crossborder.shtml.

About Holland
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 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).

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