CHICAGO, Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Van Lines Inc., one of the world's largest moving companies and a subsidiary of SIRVA Worldwide, Inc., was awarded with Logistics Management's 2013 Quest for Quality award in the Household Goods category. The company ranked first for on-time performance and customer service among household & high value goods carriers.
This marks the 20th time that Logistics Management has honored Allied with a Quest for Quality award.
Allied was selected as one of the 30th annual Quest for Quality award winners by qualified buyers of logistics and transportation services, based on five key criteria: On-time Performance, Value, Information Technology, Customer Service and Equipment & Operations.
"We strive everyday to earn our customers' trust and loyalty by delivering the highest quality and customer satisfaction," said Lesli Bertoli, vice president and general manager of Allied Van Lines. "Being recognized with a Quest for Quality award for the twentieth time is a testament to our commitment to improve the moving experience for our customers."
For three decades, Logistics Management's Quest for Quality Survey has been regarded in the transportation and logistics industry as the most important measure of customer satisfaction and performance excellence. It's the only survey of its kind in the market that rates carriers, third-party logistics service providers and U.S. port operators strictly on the basis of service quality.
About Allied Van Lines
Established in 1928, Allied Van Lines, with more than 400 agent locations in North America, is an experienced leader in household goods moving and specialized transportation services. Allied is one of the world's largest moving companies and one of the established global brands of SIRVA Worldwide, Inc., a leader in providing relocation services to corporations, consumers and governments around the world. For more information about Allied Van Lines, visit www.allied.com. Allied Van Lines, Inc., U.S. DOT No. 076235
A leading worldwide provider of relocation and moving solutions, SIRVA Worldwide, Inc. (www.sirva.com) provides more than 230,000 relocations per year to corporations, government employees, and individual consumers through its family of companies. The Company delivers the best mobility experience at the lowest total cost to relocate through complete management of the global supply chain, the world's leading global operations, industry-leading risk management processes, and full accountability and transparency of costs. SIRVA's family of companies includes Allied, Allied International, Allied Pickfords, DJK Residential, Global, northAmerican, northAmerican International, SIRVA Mortgage, SIRVA Relocation, SIRVA Move Management, SIRVA Global Relocation, Inc. and SIRVA Settlement.
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