ARLINGTON, Va., July 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations unveiled the 2015 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week logo and announced it has opened a new online store for NTDAW merchandise.
"National Truck Driver Appreciation Week is a tremendous tradition, one that ATA is proud to carry on each year," said ATA President and CEO Bill Graves. "We value the men and women who safely deliver our nation's goods, and keep America moving forward, and we encourage fleets and shippers to honor their drivers for their hard work and commitment to the industry during this week and every week."
National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, which ATA began celebrating in 1988, will be September 13-19. During that time, America takes the time to honor all professional truck drivers for their hard work and commitment in tackling one of our economy's most demanding and important jobs. These 3.4 million professional men and women deliver our goods safely, securely and on time.
The official NTDAW online store features affordable merchandise in a wide range of products and colors. The official NTDAW banner, which companies and organizations display during the week long festivities, is available in the online store. Orders must be placed by August 19.
"This year's NTDAW logo incorporates the Trucking Moves America Forward insignia, the banner of our industrywide image movement," said ATA Chairman Duane Long, chairman of Longistics, Raleigh, N.C. "It underscores how much we appreciate the effort our drivers make to move our nation and our economy forward."
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight. Follow ATA on Twitter or on Facebook. Trucking Moves America Forward.
SOURCE American Trucking Associations