LEBANON, Pa., Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: YRCW) -- New Penn has been named a Top 100 Trucker for 2012 by Inbound Logistics magazine.
New Penn was selected from more than 250 trucking companies for the magazine's annual Top 100 Motor Carriers directory. Compiled by Inbound Logistics editors, the directory is a qualitative assessment of service providers offering the operational capabilities and experience to meet the transportation, supply chain, and logistics needs of the magazine's readers.
Each year, Inbound Logistics editors evaluate submitted information, conduct personal interviews and online research, and compare that data to their readers' trucking and logistics challenges to select the best transportation providers.
"New Penn employees are focused on providing the highest levels of service available in the regional LTL marketplace. Our inclusion in the Top 100 Trucker listing affirms our commitment to meet our customers' needs for next-day morning deliveries, on-time performance, and damage-free handling," said Steve Gast, New Penn president.About Inbound LogisticsInbound Logistics is the leading trade magazine targeted toward business logistics and supply chain managers. The magazine's editorial mission is to help companies of all sizes better manage corporate resources by speeding and reducing inventory and supporting infrastructure, and better matching demand signals to supply lines. More information is available at www.inboundlogistics.com. About New PennNew Penn, a regional less-than-truckload motor carrier based in Lebanon, Pa., provides industry-leading reliability and next-day service through a network of 25 service centers in the northeastern United States, Quebec, Canada and Puerto Rico. New Penn is widely regarded as one of the most efficiently operated transportation providers and has one of the lowest claim ratios in the industry. A recipient of the Quest for Quality Awards from Logistics Management magazine for 18 years, New Penn received two performance excellence recognitions in 2012 in the categories of Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Regional LTL Carriers and Expedited Motor Carriers. For more information, visit www.newpenn.com. New Penn is a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide. Website: www.newpenn.comFollow New Penn on Facebook: http://facebook.com/newpenn Follow New Penn on Twitter: https://twitter.com/newpenn Media Contact: Suzanne DawsonLinden, Alschuler & Kaplan212-329-1420 firstname.lastname@example.org SOURCE YRC Worldwide, New Penn