LEXINGTON, S.C. (Oct. 21, 2016) Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, has received the 2015 Supplier Excellence Award from diversified industrial manufacturer, Eaton.
The Supplier Excellence Award is presented annually to suppliers based on quality, productivity, cost reduction, innovation and technological advances. Southeastern was selected for providing exceptional quality and on-time performance. In addition, Southeastern was also recognized for its contribution to cost and inventory management, increased capacity for shorter lead times, increased factory productivity, customer service, contingency planning, electronic commerce and waste reduction.
Eaton presented the award to Southeastern at the 2016 Eaton Supplier Conference in Cleveland, Ohio.
"As one of 74,000 suppliers globally, being recognized to receive this award from Eaton is a true testament to our commitment to deliver "best in class service" to our customers," said Tommy Keeton, national account manager, Southeastern Freight Lines. "We have a great partner in Eaton and look forward to continuing our work with them for many years to come."
The Supplier Excellence Award reflects Southeastern's excellence in the industry and its goal to maintain a "quality without question" culture.
About Southeastern Freight Lines
Southeastern Freight Lines, a privately-owned regional less-than-truckload transportation services provider founded in 1950, specializes in next-day service in the Southeast and Southwest and operates 88 service centers in 14 states, Canada and Puerto Rico. Southeastern has a network of service partners to ensure transportation services in the remaining 36 states, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Mexico. Southeastern Freight Lines provides more than 99.35% on-time service in next day lanes. A dedication to service quality and a continuous quality improvement process that began in 1985 has been recognized by more than 400 quality awards received from customers and associations. Southeastern Freight Lines subsidiary, Southeastern Logistics Solutions, provides expedited service and multi-modal transportation services across the nation through strategic capacity partnerships. For more information, please visit www.sefl.com and www.facebook.com/SoutheasternFreight.
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