Military salute. APL Logistics has received the Logistics Best Valued Partner Award for 2008 from the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES). APL Logistics provides AAFES with origin consolidation services as well as air and ocean transportation in conjunction with its container shipping affiliate, APL.
Brokers' choice. Peter Keller, president of NYK Line, was selected as the 2009 Person of the Year by the New York/New Jersey Foreign Freight Forwarders and Brokers Association. The award recognizes Keller's contribution to the global trade community and his leadership in the international transportation industry.
Good delivery. Intelligrated has won a World Class Team Award, presented as part of Northrop Grumman's Corporate Socio-Economic Business Recognition Award program. Intelligrated was nominated for the award by the Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems Division for outstanding support as a postal automation supplier for the past four years.
Cream of the crop. The Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute has presented Charles "Shorty" Whittington with its first-ever Agricultural Transportation Leadership Award. The award recognizes Whittington's 30 years of commitment to the agricultural and trucking industries. Whittington is president and CEO of Grammer Industries and also serves as chairman of the American Trucking Associations.