DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (November 30, 2012) — Hub Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HUBG) announced today it has been named a 2012 Intermodal Carrier of the Year by The Home Depot company.
The award is based on service excellence across five categories: on time pick up, on time delivery, load tender acceptance, transit compliance and EDI timeliness.
“Winning the Intermodal Carrier of the Year Award from The Home Depot is a tremendous honor for our company,” said Mark Yeager, Hub Group Vice Chairman, President and Chief Operating Officer. “Beginning with a single Intermodal load tender in December of 2001 our relationship with The Home Depot has since grown to become the most diverse in Hub Group customer history, encompassing all of our divisions: Intermodal, Highway, Drayage and Unyson engagements. We are pleased to make such a significant contribution to The Home Depot’s complex and ever evolving supply chain.”
The Home Depot operates a total of 2,250 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. The Company employs more than 300,000 associates. The Home Depot’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HD) and is included in the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 index.
About Hub Group
Hub Group is a $2.8 billion asset light freight transportation management company providing comprehensive intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. The Company operates through a network of offices throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. For more information, visit www.hubgroup.com.