YRC Freight is proud to receive awards and acknowledgements from several fine retailers, including:

  • YRC Freight Recognized as NASSTRAC 2012 LTL Carrier of the Year

The National Shippers Strategic Transportation Council (NASSTRAC) presented its 2012 LTL Carrier of the Year award to YRC Freight at its annual Logistics Conference & Expo.

The annual NASSTRAC awards program recognizes carriers that have demonstrated excellence and also helps shippers identify the “best of the best” in carrier performance and value.

Through an online survey, NASSTRAC members ranked carriers in a number of categories critical to shippers. YRC freight came out on top.

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  • A.O. Smith Water Products Co. honors YRC as its National LTL Carrier of the Year

YRC Freight announced that it had received the National LTL Carrier of the Year Award from A.O. Smith Water Products Co., a leading manufacturer and marketer of residential and commercial water heaters and boilers with headquarters in Ashland City, Tenn.

The award recognizes a retail solution YRC developed and implemented for American Water Heaters, a division of A.O. Smith. It necessitated that YRC coordinate the release of more than 1,600 display cases from a production house in Elgin, Ill., to stores throughout the country, including sites in Alaska and Hawaii.

YRC orchestrated a custom solution that included state-of-the-art tracking and deck bars for shipment safety, custom pricing and the company’s Guaranteed Standard Service to exceed the client’s expectations.

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