WICHITA FALLS, Texas, April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ABF Logistics®, an ArcBestSM company (Nasdaq: ARCB), is pleased to announce that its moving and storage company Albert Companies has been named one of the 2016 Best Companies to Work for in Texas.
The 2016 Best Companies to Work for in Texas list is made up of 100 companies throughout the state. Albert Companies ranked fifth in the medium employer category, which features 31 companies. Last year, the company was No. 38 in the small employer category.
"We are excited to make the Texas Best Companies list again this year," said Andrew Schweizer, vice president of Albert Companies. "The positive feedback from the employee survey process is the best indicator that we're doing something right."
The awards program is a project of Texas Monthly, the Texas Association of Business, Texas SHRM and Best Companies Group. It was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Texas, benefiting the state's economy, workforce and businesses.
To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
- Have at least 15 employees working in Texas
- Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity
- Be a publicly or privately held business
- Have a facility in the state of Texas
- Be in business a minimum of 1 year
Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Companies to Work for in Texas. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, systems, philosophies, practices and demographics. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final rankings reviewed by the Best Companies Group.
The full list can be found at http://www.bestcompaniestx.com/.
ABOUT ABF LOGISTICS
ABF Logistics® provides third-party logistics services including brokerage, intermodal, and ocean transport, warehousing and household moving. We have The Skill and The Will to build and deliver seamless, customized supply chain solutions powered by advanced technology with access through a single point of contact.
ArcBest Corporation® (Nasdaq: ARCB) solves complex logistics and transportation challenges. Our companies and brands — ABF Freight®, ABF Logistics®, Panther Premium Logistics®, FleetNet America®, U-Pack® and ArcBest Technologies — apply The Skill and The Will with every shipment and supply chain solution, household move or vehicle repair. ArcBestSM finds a way.
For more information, visit arcb.com, abf.com, pantherpremium.com, fleetnetamerica.com and upack.com. ArcBest Corporation®. The Skill & The Will®.
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