Ryder Systems last week announced its selections for top carriers in its annual Ryder Carrier Quality Award, which recognizes carriers in metrics like on-time performance, claims handling, customer service, technology applications, economic value and innovation for the previous calendar year.
Ryder facilitates the move of $4.6 billion in freight annually.
Ryder’s top carriers for 2013 are:
LTL National – Con-way Freight
LTL Regional – Saia LTL Freight
LTL Regional – Standard Forwarding
International Forwarder – Hellmann Worldwide Logistics, Inc.
International Maritime Commerce – Atlantic Container Line
North American Forwarder – Pilot Freight Services
Canadian LTL – Consolidated Fastfrate
Canadian Truckload – Bison Transport Inc.
Truckload- Dry Van National – U.S. Xpress Enterprise
Truckload- Dry Van Regional – Cowan Systems
Truckload- Temperature Control – Southern Refrigerated Transport Inc.
Truckload- Flatbed- Specialized – Melton Truck Lines
Brokerage – Coyote Logistics
Commitment to Ryder Standards – Update Compliance – Southeastern Freight Lines
Automotive – OEM Truckload Dry Van National – FedEx Supply Chain Systems, Inc.
Automotive – OEM- Truckload Dry Van Regional – Doug Colemen Trucking
Automotive – OEM Truckload Spot Buy – Exclusive Transfer Enterprise Corp.
Intermodal – Alliance Shippers Inc.
Commitment to Ryder Standards – Invoicing – Central Transport