During their first annual carrier recognition event in Watsonville, California, Driscoll’s announced that C.H. Robinson was named, “2014 Carrier of the Year.” During the event, Driscoll’s supply chain executives presented awards to a select group of carriers based on their ability to consistently exceed Driscoll’s expectations as well as demonstrate understanding of Driscoll’s vision, mission, and values through their daily work. C.H. Robinson was applauded for consistent execution and alignment to a strategic vision.
“Driscoll’s is proud to honor carriers, like C.H. Robinson, that go above and beyond by acknowledging our unique and often challenging business and making sure that those practices and values are implemented every day,” said Michael van Horn, director of delivered sales transportation at Driscoll’s.
Specifically, C.H. Robinson was recognized for its flexible transportation solutions that support Driscoll’s delivered sales through more than 40 shipping origins and flexible volume capacity during seasonal surges. C.H. Robinson was honored for high performance in areas like overall volume, tender acceptance, cold chain management, and on-time performance.
“The relationship between C.H. Robinson and Driscoll’s is one of collaborative understanding and open communication,” said Luke Gowdy, general manager at C.H. Robinson. “C.H. Robinson is committed to continuous process improvement in order to provide extraordinary service and help facilitate Driscoll’s mission.”
This honor follows a number of C.H. Robinson industry recognitions in 2014 including being voted the # 1 3PL by Inbound Logistics magazine for the third year in a row. C.H. Robinson continues to focus on people, process, and technology in order to ensure customers’ supply chain success.
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