THOMASVILLE, N.C. (Aug. 29, 2016) - Logistics Management named Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. a top multiregional LTL carrier in its 33rd annual Quest for Quality awards for the seventh consecutive year.
In addition, Old Dominion's Expedited services took home the award for best expedited motor carrier. These honors are awarded to companies that display excellence in the logistics and transportation industry.
"Winning two categories at the 2016 Quest for Quality awards is great affirmation to all the hard work and dedication by the entire Old Dominion family," said David Congdon, vice chairman of the board and CEO of Old Dominion. "We spend every day ensuring our consumers receive the best service. These awards show that our diligence pays off."
The winners are selected by more than 7,000 Logistics Management readers casting votes for the best in service. The grading criteria includes: on-time performance, value, information technology, customer service, and equipment and operations.
According to Logistics Management, for more than three decades, the Quest for Quality award has been regarded in the transportation and logistics industry as the most important measure of customer satisfaction and performance excellence. One of the most notable elements about the Quest for Quality Awards is that it calls its readers to vote in the genre of services they actually use; in turn, they vote for the providers they feel have best delivered on quality service in specific niches.
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About Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc.
Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODFL) is a leading, less-than-truckload ("LTL"), union-free company providing premium service to all its customers. OD offers regional, inter-regional and national LTL service. In addition to its core LTL services, the company offers its customers a broad range of logistics services including ground and air expedited transportation, supply chain consulting, transportation management, truckload brokerage, container delivery and warehousing. In addition, Old Dominion offers a consumer product for household moving: OD Household Services. Through strategic partnerships, the Company also offers international freight forwarding services throughout the world. Old Dominion's claims ratio and on-time record are among the best in the industry. For more than 80 years, Old Dominion has been helping the world keep promises.
Recently, Old Dominion was recognized with the following acknowledgements for company leadership in the industry:
•For the seventh consecutive year, Logistics Management honored OD with its Quest for Quality Award.
•SupplyChainBrain named ODFL in its 2016 "100 Great Supply Chain Partners" listing.
•Inbound Logistics magazine recognized Old Dominion as a 2016 Top 100 Trucker and named the company to its 75 Green Supply Chain Partners (G75) List for the sixth consecutive year.
•NASSTRAC honored the company as 2016 Multi-Regional LTL Carrier of the Year for the fourth consecutive year.
•Forbes Magazine named Old Dominion one of America's Best Employers in 2015
•Fortune named CEO David Congdon to its 2015 Businessperson of the Year list.
•The ATA Transportation Security Council awarded OD with its 2015 Excellence in Claims and Loss Prevention Award for the third consecutive year.
•Mastio & Company ranked Old Dominion as No. 1 National LTL carrier for the sixth consecutive year.
•2015 SmartWay Excellence Award winner.
•Commercial Carrier Journal ranked OD No. 10 on the 2015 Top 250 Carriers list.
•Forbes Magazine named Old Dominion as one of America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies for three consecutive years.
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