JOPLIN, Mo., Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Truckload, a full-truckload carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced it has won the 2012 Carrier of the Year Award from Expeditors International. Con-way Truckload received the honor based on its superior shipping performance for Mexico cross-border operations. This is the second time the company has earned the distinction from the global logistics freight forwarding company.
"We continuously rely on Con-way Truckload's local expertise, tracking service and deep knowledge of cross-border shipping in and out of Mexico," said Jesus Ojeda, Regional Manager Southern Border and Mexico, from Expeditors. "Their steadfast commitment to excellence sets the bar high and we're pleased to recognize them for their performance."
Con-way Truckload's expertise in cross-border shipping is a reflection of its decades of experience shipping to and from Mexico, its strong relationships with a vast network of Mexican carriers and large percentage of bilingual staff."This recognition is a direct result of the hard work, experience and commitment of our entire team in providing the most thorough and highest quality cross-border shipping service in the industry since 1985," said Saul Gonzalez, president of Con-way Truckload. "We are proud of their diligence and we thank Expeditors for the continued opportunity to support their business." Follow the company on Twitter: http://twitter.com/True2BlueJobs Con-way equipment images are available at https://www.con-way.com/brand_standards About Con-way Truckload Joplin, Mo.-based Con-way Truckload is an operating company of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) and a leading provider of expedited, time-definite full-truckload transportation services across North America. Formerly Contract Freighters, Inc. (CFI), Con-way Truckload today employs over 3,000 drivers with a fleet of more than 2,700 tractors and 8,000 trailers operating throughout the United States as well as internationally in Mexico and Canada. The company provides full-truckload transportation serving the transcontinental shipping needs of commercial and industrial businesses as well as sister company Con-way Freight. For more about Con-way Truckload, visit us on the Web at www.con-way.com/truckload or call (800) 641-4747. Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) is a $5.6 billion diversified freight transportation and global logistics company. SOURCE Con-way Truckload