Freight News, Logistics

Werner Enterprises Selected as 2017 Carrier of the Year

[ November 1, 2017   //   ]

Werner Enterprises is announces its selection as The Hershey Company’s 2017
Carrier of the Year for the company’s one-way temperature-controlled
unit services.

“We are honored to be selected for this outstanding award and we
appreciate The Hershey Company’s team whose consistent efforts made
this partnership a success,” said President and Chief Executive
Officer Derek Leathers.

The award recognizes Werner’s one-way temperature-controlled unit
services as well as the exemplary levels of customer service, capacity
support and collaboration with multiple cross-border operations among
Canada, Mexico and the U.S. This achievement was made possible through a
team effort that required significant time, collaboration, attention to
detail and superior execution.

Werner Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is a premier
transportation and logistics company, with coverage throughout North
America, Asia, Europe, South America, Africa and Australia. Werner
maintains its global headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska and maintains
offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China and Australia.
Werner is among the five largest truckload carriers in the United
States, with a diversified portfolio of transportation services that
includes dedicated; medium-to-long-haul, regional and expedited van; and
temperature-controlled. The Werner Logistics portfolio includes truck
brokerage, freight management, intermodal, international and final mile
services. International services are provided through Werner’s
domestic and global subsidiary companies and include ocean, air and
ground transportation; freight forwarding; and customs brokerage.