C.R. England Awarded the FAC Carrier of the Year Award

Nov 10, 2011, 06:54 ET from C.R. England, Inc.

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- C.R. England, a Salt Lake City-based global transportation provider, received the FAC Mexico Carrier of the Year Award.  FAC Food Logistics is a premier food logistics provider.  The award honors a carrier based on four main criteria including customer service and business performance.  

"We are honored to receive this distinction from FAC," said Dave Akers, Vice President Mexico Division, C.R. England. "FAC sets the standard for visibility and quality in supply chain management for its customers.  We are proud to be their chosen partner for cross-border transportation in and out of Mexico"

The FAC Mexico Carrier of the Year award is based on four criteria:

  • Number of loads
  • On-time service
  • Communication and customer service at all times
  • Outstanding performance during the Yuma, Arizona freeze in early 2011

The FAC Mexico Carrier of the Year Award was presented at the FAC Carrier conference in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina in early October 2011.  The award distinguishes carriers for exceptional customer service with a strong focus on the ability to efficiently adapt to unexpected issues that arise.  

"C.R. England Mexico has grown to become a fantastic partner to FAC," said Mason Robertson, Produce Operations Manager, FAC Logistics.  "During the Yuma freeze and the floods in Mexico, C.R. England worked around the clock with FAC to ensure capacity for our increased northbound demand, while providing unmatched customer service."

About FAC Food Logistics

For nearly thirty years FAC has built its reputation as a premier supply chain logistics provider with a sole focus on the food industry. Since 2009, FAC has been recognized as one of the Top 100 3PLs by both Food Logistics and Inbound Logistics magazines.  

About C.R. England

Founded in 1920, C.R. England, Inc. corporate headquarters are located in Salt Lake City, Utah and is one of North America's largest transportation companies and the world's largest temperature-controlled carrier. C.R. England services include National, Mexico and Regional Truckload service in addition to Dedicated and Intermodal services. Additional services include Leasing, Brokerage, LTL/Parcel, Supply Chain Engineering, Special Project Engineering, Warehousing, and Global Sourcing, which has offices in Southern California and China. For more information, visit www.crengland.com.

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