COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Averitt Express has received the 2019 Carrier of the Year Award from nVent Electric plc. The electrical connection and protection manufacturer honored Averitt with the award for consistently exceeding expectations to deliver the company’s products to its customers.
In addition to providing less-than-truckload services from nVent’s locations throughout the South, Averitt performs pool distribution for the manufacturer in Dallas, TX and Nashville, TN.
In receiving the award, Averitt met several operational performance criteria, including high on-time service, low exception and claims ratios, and accurate billing.
“We are honored to be recognized by our partner nVent for our team’s ability to continually meet the goals that help to ensure that its supply chain keeps moving forward,” said Wayne Spain, Averitt’s president and chief operating officer. “The award is a testament to the close relationship that our teams have built over the years which is centered around open communication.”
About Averitt Express
Averitt Express is a leading provider of freight transportation and supply chain management with international reach to more than 100 countries. Averitt specializes in delivering customized transportation solutions that include cross-border, dedicated, expedited ground/air, intermodal COFC/TOFC, international ocean/air, local customization, less-than-truckload, PortSide®, retail solutions, temperature-controlled, transportation management, truckload (dry van, flatbed, brokerage) and warehousing services. Averitt's technology offerings include a full suite of web-based shipping tools, electronic data interchange (EDI), warehouse management systems (WMS), and transportation and operations management systems. Together, these services and technology solutions provide “The Power of One” to shippers, allowing them access to multiple transportation solutions from a single provider. For more information, call 1-800-AVERITT (283-7488) or visit AverittExpress.com.