DALLAS, Aug. 18, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For the second consecutive year, FFE Transportation Services has been honored by Food Logistics as a leading 3PL company. The Top 85 3PL is a listing of third-party logistics providers that are helping food, beverage and CPG companies gain a competitive logistical advantage. The goal of the Top 85 3PL listing is to highlight a broad range of 3PL services targeted at the food industry, addressing the needs of companies of varying sizes that make up the food supply chain.
" Food Logistics would like to congratulate FFE on its nomination and acceptance as part of our annual Top 85 3PL listing. Your leadership as a third-party logistics provider for the food, beverage and consumer packaged goods industries has made you stand out among your peers, and we are pleased to include you in this year's Top 85 3PL issue," said Kathy Doherty, Editor-in-Chief of Food Logistics.
"I would sincerely like to thank the management team and staff that have contributed to our success in this accomplishment. It is an honor to be recognized yet again among this well-regarded group of third party logistics providers," said John Hickerson, EVP and Chief Operating Officer. "FFE Transportation Services continues to enhance our overall service offerings to customers with a combination of asset based transportation coupled with complete supply chain logistics and asset light offerings. We anticipate continued growth across all modes and will continue to invest in the future."About FFEX Frozen Food Express Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:FFEX) is one of the leading temperature-controlled truckload and less-than-truckload carriers in the United States with core operations in the transport of temperature-controlled products and perishable goods including food, health care and confectionery products. Service is offered in over-the-road and intermodal modes for temperature-controlled truckload and less-than-truckload, as well as dry truckload. We also provide brokerage/logistics and dedicated services to our customers. Additional information about Frozen Food Express Industries, Inc. can be found at http://www.ffeinc.com . To join our email alert list, please click on the following link: http://financials.ffex.net/alerts.cfm . FFE's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select market under the symbol FFEX. The Frozen Food Express Industries, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=3209
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