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2021 Quest for Quality Award

We are happy to announce Dayton Freight won the Logistics Management 2021 Quest for Quality award in the Midwest/North Central Regional LTL category! This is the twelfth consecutive year we have been honored with this prestigious recognition, thanks to our dedicated workforce and our loyal customers.   The Quest for Quality awards are voted on by readers of Logistics Management magazine, and are considered one of the most important measures of customer satisfaction and operational excellence in the transportation industry. Each year, this survey evaluates and…
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DFL Named Carrier of the Year by GEODIS

Dayton Freight was named the 2020 and 2021 Carrier of the Year by GEODIS. This award recognizes carriers that demonstrate excellence in on-time pickup, tender acceptance, claim settlement, performance trends and customer service. We are humbled to receive this honor and celebrate the efforts of our dedicated team!   GEODIS is a top-rated, global supply chain operator recognized for a passion and commitment to helping clients overcome their logistical constraints


We’re on the Move!

To provide a higher level of service to our customers, Dayton Freight is excited to announce the relocation of our Omaha Service Center! This Service Center is conveniently located right off Highway 80 in Council Bluffs IA. This larger and more equipped facility, sits on eight acres of land with 37 dock doors, and room to expand to 67 doors. By moving our Omaha facility, it will improve transportation arrival times, and provide an opportunity to…
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Dayton Freight Receives the Carrier Achievement Award

Dayton Freight was honored with the Carrier Achievement Award from England Logistics. This was the first year England Logistics presented this award. Criteria for this award included on time performance, claims ratio, customer service, sales and support. We are honored to receive this first-time award from England Logistics and appreciate our ongoing business partnership with them!   England Logistics offers a full portfolio of 3PL transportation shipping solutions including full truckload, LTL, domestic and international parcel,…
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Dayton Freight Receives the Transportation Excellence Award

For the 10th time, Scotts Miracle-Gro Company honored Dayton Freight with the 2020 Transportation Excellence Award. This award recognizes superior performance in the regional LTL category. Dayton Freight is humbled to receive this recognition and commends their employees for their dedication to servicing Scotts!  Scotts is the world’s largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products and is headquartered in Marysville OH. 


Dayton Freight named the Scotwood Industries Regional Carrier of the Year

Dayton Freight was recently recognized as the 2020-2021 Scotwood Industries Regional Carrier of the Year by FLI Transportation and Logistics. Key points contributing to FLI’s decision include flexibility in working with multiple locations, ability to accommodate large volumes of freight – often on the same day, and operational excellence at the Chicago and St. Louis Service Centers. We are humbled by these accolades and look forward to our continued success with FLI Transportation and Logistics!  FLI…
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Dayton Freight receives the 2020 Carrier of the Year Award from NFI Industries

Dayton Freight was recently awarded the 2020 Carrier of the Year award from NFI Industries. Winners were selected by NFI for consistent pickup performance, on-time delivery, exceptional communication, collaboration with Target suppliers and the ability to adapt to new systems and procedures during the pandemic. We are humbled to receive this award and look forward to a successful future with NFI Industries!  NFI is a leading international third-party logistics provider with customers ranging from…
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Dayton Freight Receives Platinum Award from Echo Global Logistics

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. has awarded Dayton Freight a 2020 Regional LTL Carrier Platinum Award for the fourth consecutive year. This recognition, given to only a few carriers, honors superior performance in on-time service, claims ratio, and customer service metrics such as communication and technology. Although it was a difficult year, we are proud to have continued to provide consistent service to Echo and their customers. We are grateful and humbled by this award and appreciate our business partnership.  Echo Global…
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GlobalTranz Honors Dayton Freight with the 2020 Midwest Regional LTL Carrier of the Year Award

For the fifth consecutive year, Dayton Freight was honored by GlobalTranz with the 2020 Midwest Regional LTL Carrier of the Year award! The honorees were selected by GlobalTranz’s extensive agent network and corporate staff. Dayton Freight was recognized for financial performance, billing accuracy, collaboration, customer service, growth and overall excellence. We appreciate our customers for continuing to choose Dayton Freight as your LTL carrier!  GlobalTranz is a technology company that provides award-winning cloud-based multi-modal Transportation Management System (TMS) products to…
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Dayton Freight Named Regional LTL Carrier of the Year by Logistics Plus

Dayton Freight was named the Regional LTL Carrier of the Year by Logistics Plus. This is the fifth time Dayton Freight has been honored with this award. Logistics Plus evaluated service providers on criteria such as annual share of business and growth, price competitiveness, service performance, billing accuracy, customer service and account representation. We attribute this award to our hard-working employees who continue to give our customers exceptional service.  Logistics Plus provides freight…
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