Mode Transportation Honored With DuPont Outstanding Service Award

Nov 13, 2013, 14:05 ET from Mode Transportation

DALLAS, Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mode Transportation, an asset-light third party logistics company and wholly owned subsidiary of Hub Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HUBG), is proud to announce it has received the Outstanding Service Award from DuPont Titanium Technologies for the second time. The award recognizes Mode Transportation for its superior performance in managing the transportation of DuPont products to its customers.

Mode Transportation handles intermodal shipments for DuPont Titanium Technologies and its Cyanide and Reactive Metals divisions. "This relationship continues to grow stronger every year. We are pleased that we have earned this recognition again," said Ted Kuriger, General Manager of the Chalfont, PA agency for Mode Transportation. "Our operations staff keeps everything rolling smoothly for DuPont and we are very proud of their efforts."

Todd Thompson, Senior Vice President at Mode Transportation said, "Mode Transportation and the Chalfont, PA agency have worked with DuPont for a number of years and have found creative ways to handle their specific transportation challenges. The operations staff of Mode Transportation and the Chalfont, PA agency work closely with DuPont and stay abreast of all their changing needs.  We take great pride in their collaborative work, which continues to delight this customer. "

Leslie Ann Muir, Executive Buyer - DuPont Sourcing and Logistics, presented the award to Steven Stumpo, Account Manager and Frank Whalen, Operations Manager, of Mode Transportation's Chalfont, PA agency on August 27, 2013 at the DuPont Hotel in Wilmington, DE. 

ABOUT DUPONT TITANIUM TECHNOLOGIES: DuPont Titanium Technologies is the world's largest manufacturer of titanium dioxide, serving customers globally in the coatings, paper, plastics and laminates industries. The company operates plants at DeLisle, Miss.; New Johnsonville, Tenn.; Edge Moor, Del.; Altamira, Mexico; and Kuan Yin, Taiwan; all of which use the chloride manufacturing process. The company also operates a mine in Starke, Fla. Technical service centers are located in Paulinia, Brazil; Mexico City, Mexico; Mechelen, Belgium; Dzerzhinskiy, Russia; Kuan Yin, Taiwan; Ichon, Korea; Shanghai, China; Hyderabad, India; and Wilmington, Del., to serve the Latin American, European, Middle Eastern, Asian and North American markets.  

ABOUT MODE TRANSPORTATION: Mode Transportation is an asset-light third-party logistics company focused on delivering truck brokerage, less-than-truckload, intermodal and international services. Mode Transportation encompasses a vast network of operation centers across North America to meet customer needs.  Mode Transportation is headquartered in Dallas and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hub Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HUBG). For more information, visit

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