Ryder recognizes Bison Transport with top honours for the second consecutive year
Tuesday Jun 10, 2014

Tuesday June 10, 2014 - Bison Transport is proud to announce they have been recognized by Ryder as the Canadian Truckload Carrier of the Year, earning the 2013 Ryder Carrier Quality Award.

This is the fourth time Bison has earned this distinction based on transportation provider performance. Selections were based on a quantitative scorecard with metrics including; on-time service, claims performance, customer service, technology, economic value and innovation. Bison’s on-time performance for Ryder in 2013 was in excess of 99%, delivering over 5000 shipments across North America successfully.

The award was presented at Ryder’s Carrier Quality Awards and Carrier Appreciation event on June 5 in Novi, Michigan.

 “It is with great pride to be recognized by Ryder with this significant award,” says Jeff Pries, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing. “At Bison, it is not the work of one individual, but our whole team, that bears this honour. Bison looks forward to its continued growth and partnership with Ryder.”

Bison Transport is widely recognized for excellence in its industry, with a long list of awards from customers and industry associations. They are very thankful and commend their many professional and safe Drivers for their contributions to this award.

About Bison Transport

Bison Transport is one of the largest transportation companies in Canada today, offering award winning transportation & logistics solutions to the industry for 45 years.  Recognized by the TCA (Truckload Carrier’s Association) as North America’s Safest Fleet, Bison is a high-service, dependable and value creating supply chain partner.  Bison offers Truckload Service, Asset Based Logistics, Intermodal, Dedicated Fleet Operations, Yard Management and Warehousing & Distribution. Bison is an active member of Natural Resources Canada's FleetSmart Program as well as a SmartWay Transport Partner, a national and voluntary partnership of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

For more information, please contact:                                                                           

Jeff Pries,                                                                            Lionel Johnston        

Senior VP, Sales & Marketing                                     Corporate Marketing Manager

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