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Safeway Trucking Named a Top 100 Trucker by Inbound Logistics for 2nd Straight Year

ELIZABETH, NJOctober 6, 2020 – Safeway Trucking Corporation, the trusted name in temperature-controlled truckload (TL) and less than truckload (LTL) transportation services for many of the world’s leading food and beverage brands, announced today it has been named to Inbound Logistics’ Top 100 Truckers list for 2020. This is the second year in a row Safeway has been named to this list.

“There’s no doubt this has been a challenging year, and we are pleased to be recognized as a company that was able to rise to the moment to help ensure the effective and efficient flow of essential goods,” said Ed Cole, Senior Vice President of East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, Safeway’s sister company. “We’re thrilled to be named to this list for the second year in a row, and we’re confident our long-standing partnerships with major supermarket chains, wholesale clubs and distribution centers, and our consistent Safe Quality Food certification, will continue to help us maintain our best-in-class status as we continue to work through the pandemic and beyond.”

“Given today’s complex transportation and logistics challenges and disruptions, the blended transportation solutions offered by Safeway Trucking show true leadership in the trucking sector,” said Felecia Stratton, Editor, Inbound Logistics. “For continuously providing the kinds of trucking solutions that our audience needs, we are pleased to recognize Safeway Trucking as a 2020 Top 100 Trucker.”

Inbound Logistics’ Top 100 Truckers list serves as a qualitative assessment of service providers it feels are best equipped to meet and surpass readers’ evolving motor freight transportation needs. Distilling the Top 100 is never an easy task. Each year, Inbound Logistics editors select the best transportation providers by carefully evaluating submitted information, conducting personal interviews and online research, and comparing that data to readers’ burgeoning motor freight and logistics challenges. The editors selected this year’s class of Top 100 Truckers from a pool of more than 300 companies. The service providers it selected are companies that, in the editors’ opinion, offer the diverse operational capabilities and experiences to meet readers’ unique supply chain and logistics needs.

For more information on the Inbound Logistics Top 100 Truckers list, please visit http://bit.ly/2OhYz0w.

About Safeway Trucking Corporation

For more than 60 years, Safeway Trucking Corporation has been the trusted name in temperature-controlled truckload (TL) and less than truckload (LTL) transportation services for many of the world’s leading food and beverage brands. Safeway provides fast, reliable and cost-effective TL, LTL, drayage, brokerage, transportation management and final mile delivery services regionally, with 200 drivers; and nationally, through our pool distribution network, which is one of the largest nationwide with capabilities to deliver anywhere in the U.S. For more information, please visit www.safewaytrucking.com.

About Inbound Logistics

Inbound Logistics is the leading trade magazine targeted toward business logistics and supply chain managers. The magazine’s editorial mission is to help companies of all sizes better manage corporate resources by speeding and reducing inventory and supporting infrastructure, and better matching demand signals to supply lines. More information is available at www.inboundlogistics.com/news.