OAK BROOK, Ill., June 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hub Group (NASDAQ:HUBG) announced today that it has been named 2016 Intermodal Carrier of the Year by Walmart Transportation. Hub Group was recognized for its work with Walmart stores, Sam’s Club facilities and distribution centers throughout the U.S. and was chosen based on its customer service and commitment to creating innovative solutions.
“We are honored by this recognition and view it as validation of our service strategy,” said Don Maltby, Hub Group President and Chief Operating Officer. “Our dedicated Account Management team keeps the bar set high to continue to meet Walmart’s service expectations and delivery standards.”
Hub Group has been working with Walmart since 2006, delivering value to its network through multi-modal solutions and services. Recently, Hub Group collaborated with Walmart to manage the company’s pre-note consolidation process, helping analyze load times by distribution center pairings and identifying patterns to improve efficiency. “Our consultative, solutions-driven approach and collaboration with Walmart helps us ensure a superior customer experience,” concludes Maltby.
About Hub Group
Hub Group Inc. is a transportation management company that provides multi-modal solutions throughout North America, including intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. As a publicly traded company with nearly $3.6 billion in revenue, Hub Group’s organization of over 2,500 employees delivers innovative, customer-focused solutions and industry leading service to help customers better control supply chains and their costs. For more information, visit www.hubgroup.com.
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