COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (Oct. 24, 2012) — For the second straight year, Averitt Express was named LTL Carrier of the Year by Parker Hannifin, a manufacturer of motion and control technologies based in Cleveland, Ohio. The award is based on carrier performance, as well as results of a survey completed by Parker Hannifin’s 250 North America shipping locations.

“We’ve had a strong relationship with Parker Hannifin for a number of years, and we’re honored to earn this award,” said Rogers Luna, vice president of sales for Averitt. “It shows how carriers and shippers can work together in partnership to deliver high-quality solutions that produce win-win situations for everyone.”

Parker Hannifin awarded the Carrier of the Year recognition to Averitt based on several critical success factors. The full-service transportation provider met or exceeded Parker Hannifin’s on-time performance and cargo claims goals, while also earning high marks in continuous improvement and customer service.



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