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Bowling Green KY Service Center Doubles in Size!

The Bowling Green Service Center expansion is now complete! This facility doubled in size, for a total of 40 doors, and also includes an updated concrete parking lot, on-site fuel and renovated office space. Our Bowling Green team is excited to utilize their new additions to better serve our customers! Thank you for your continued trust in Dayton Freight, we sincerely appreciate it! 


Dayton Freight Named Regional Carrier of the Year by DHL for the First Time

For the first time, Dayton Freight was named the Regional LTL Carrier of the Year at the DHL Carrier Summit in Ft. Lauderdale! DHL selected the carriers for their superior performance in the following categories: invoice accuracy, on-time service, EDI compliance and ease of doing business. We are blessed to receive this honor and look forward to growing our partnership in the years ahead! DHL is a leading logistics provider,…
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Dayton Freight Named Regional LTL Carrier of the Year by Logistics Plus for Fourth Consecutive Year

Logistics Plus awarded Dayton Freight with the Regional LTL Carrier of the Year. This is the fourth consecutive year Dayton Freight has received this honor which recognizes carriers based on service performance, billing accuracy, customer service, account representation and business growth. Thank you Logistics Plus for our continued partnership! Logistics Plus provides freight transportation, warehousing, fulfillment, global logistics and supply chain management solutions through a worldwide network of business professionals.


Scotts Miracle-Gro Honors Dayton Freight with the Transportation Excellence Award

Dayton Freight was honored with the Transportation Excellence Award from Scotts Miracle-Gro for the ninth year. This award recognizes superior performing carriers in the less-than-truckload category. We are committed to making The Dayton Difference – Thank you Scotts! Scotts Miracle-Gro is the world’s largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products and is headquartered in Marysville OH.


Dayton Freight Receives Platinum Award from Echo Global Logistics

Dayton Freight received the Echo Global Logistics Platinum Award for Outstanding Regional LTL Carriers’ Service. Echo selected LTL carriers based on the following metrics: on-time service, claims ratio, communication and technology. Thank you Echo for this honor! Echo Global Logistics, Inc. is a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services. Echo offers freight brokerage and managed transportation solutions for all major modes.


Jackson MI Service Center Doubles in Size!

We’re excited to announce the expansion of our Jackson MI Service Center is now complete! This location doubled in size, from 23 doors to 50. This addition also includes additional parking space, a larger warm room, on site fuel and a new office. The Jackson facility was opened in 2004 and has a team of nearly 60 employees. This expansion was in response to increased customer demand, and our mission…
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Dayton Freight Receives the 2019 Midwest Regional LTL Carrier of the Year by GlobalTranz

Dayton Freight was recognized as the Midwest Regional LTL Carrier of the Year at the annual GlobalTranz awards ceremony. The honorees were selected by GlobalTranz’s extensive agent network and corporate staff. Dayton Freight was recognized for financial performance, technology innovation, collaboration, customer service, growth and overall excellence. Thank you to all of our customers for choosing Dayton Freight as your LTL carrier. GlobalTranz is a technology company that provides award-winning…
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Burlington Service Center Doubles in Size!

Construction is now complete for our expansion in Burlington IA – the home of our Burlington Service Center! We have doubled in size, adding 12 doors for a total of 24 doors! This addition provides employees with extra dock space and additional yard space for trailer/tractor parking. Increasing the size of Burlington allows us to be more efficient in our operations. Thank you for fueling our growth – We will…
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Now Open in Dalton GA

Dayton Freight is pleased to announce the opening of our 59th Service Center in Dalton GA. This location is conveniently located right off Highway I-75 and allows service to Chattanooga TN and full state coverage in TN. Additionally, we are excited to expand our quality service to the northwestern region of GA. This Company owned Service Center will operate out of a 30-door facility. We are excited to expand our…
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Mainfreight Honors Dayton Freight with the Regional LTL Carrier of the Year Award

Mainfreight names Dayton Freight the 2019 Regional LTL Carrier of the Year! This recognition is based on a set of criteria including pricing, sales support, pickup and delivery performance, claims, customer service and billing accuracy. Mainfreight is a global logistics provider who offers managed warehousing and international/domestic freight forwarding.      


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