MILWAUKEE, Wis., Nov. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (NYSE: RRTS) today announced the official name change of Roadrunner LTL to Roadrunner Freight. Recognized by industry publications as a top 20 "less than truckload" provider, Roadrunner Freight will build on its competitive advantages as a high-service, low cost option for its customer base.
"While our rebranding is represented through our new name, it's really our tagline that says it all: Less than Truckload, More than Expected," said Grant Crawford, President of Roadrunner Freight. "The goal of the rebranding is to better position the business as the ideal cost-effective option in the industry. Our dedication and investment in Roadrunner Freight is meant as a sign to our customers that we're devoted to their business in the less-than-truckload arena. We have a rich history, dating back to the beginning of the company in the 80s, and we're looking to redefine our objectives and business strategies to exceed the expectations of our customers."
The Roadrunner Freight business model allows for expansion without traditional inefficiencies and costs, giving the company the ability to pass those costing efficiencies on to its customers. The company has benchmarked what is considered the industry standard and as a result will provide customers with increased visibility into delivery dates, better management capabilities for supply chain operations and more economical transportation costs.
"Roadrunner Freight will carry forward our quality less-than-truckload long haul offering, however we have re-engineered it to remain economical while being highly reliable. We are excited to bring this increased value proposition to our current and new customers," Crawford concluded.
About Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc.
Roadrunner is a leading asset-light transportation and logistics service provider offering a comprehensive suite of global supply chain solutions, including customized and expedited less-than-truckload, truckload logistics, intermodal solutions, freight consolidation, inventory management, expedited services, air freight, international freight forwarding, customs brokerage, and transportation management solutions. For more information, please visit Roadrunner's website, www.rrts.com.
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