Three cheers. Schneider National has been honored by its partner, Wal-Mart, as the retailer's Truckload Carrier of the Year and Intermodal Carrier of the Year for 2003. Wal-Mart presented the awards at its annual Core Carrier Conference held recently at Wal-Mart's headquarters in Bentonville, Ark. Schneider, which is headquartered in Green Bay, Wis., provides premium truckload and intermodal transportation and logistics solutions.
Safety on the long black ribbon. TNT Logistics has won Entergy Corp.'s annual Safety Leadership Award. Entergy is an electric power production company based in the Southwest. In 2003, TNT trucks logged more than 850,000 accident- free miles traveling between centralized warehouses on Entergy's behalf. The record of no vehicular accidents or lost workdays has also continued into 2004.