Alcon Laboratories Honors KLLM Transport/FFE as Global Partner of the Year
Jun 22, 2015, 08:40 ET
JACKSON, Miss., June 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- KLLM Transport Services, a Jackson, MS-based temperature-controlled truckload carrier, has been selected as the Alcon Global Transportation 2014 Partner of the Year by Alcon Laboratories.
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Curt Metzler, Alcon's senior manager of global transportation, presented the award to KLLM President and CEO Jim Richards and Travis McCain of KLLM Transport Services/Frozen Food Express (FFE).
KLLM/FFE was selected for the prestigious award based five factors, including: service quality and performance, loss and damage events, customer service, claims resolution and overall commitment to partnership.
Each year Alcon recognizes and honors carriers that have consistently exceeded the transportation and logistics demands set forth by the pharmaceutical manufacturer.
KLLM, based in Jackson, MS, offers over-the-road, regional and dedicated temperature-controlled services throughout the United States and Mexico. KLLM has been transporting perishable commodities for satisfied customers throughout the country for 50 years.
Alcon has a nearly 70-year heritage built on trust. Founded in 1945, Alcon has grown from a small ophthalmic shop to the second-largest division of Novartis, one of the most successful and respected healthcare companies in the world. Our long history of delivering innovative and high-quality products that enhance people's lives and vision has helped Alcon become the global leader in eye care, and has helped establish our strong reputation throughout the global eye care community.
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