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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.      


Dayton Freight Awarded the CaroTrans 2019 Regional LTL Carrier of the Year

For the third time, Dayton Freight received the 2019 Regional LTL Carrier of the Year award by CaroTrans, a leading NVOCC (Non-Vessel Operation Common Carrier) and ocean freight consolidator operating in the U.S. and globally. CaroTrans measures pickup and delivery performance, customer service, claims, EDI performance, billing accuracy and sales support. Thank you CaroTrans!  


Dayton Freight Receives Quest for Quality Award for the 10th Time

For the tenth consecutive year, Dayton Freight was awarded the Logistics Management 2019 Quest for Quality Award in the Midwest/North Central Regional LTL category. The Quest for Quality awards are voted on by key transportation and supply chain decision makers, and is considered one of the most important measures of customer satisfaction and operational excellence. Thank you to our customers for trusting us with your freight! Each year, this survey…
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Dayton Freight Opens New Service Center in Wichita KS

Dayton Freight is excited to announce the opening of our Wichita Service Center! We now have three Service Centers serving Kansas for a total of 58 throughout the Midwest – all positioned to increase Dayton Freight’s fast, flexible and focused LTL service. The addition of Wichita allows us to provide direct service to additional points in the Midwest. We look forward to serving you out of our new location! Wichita…
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Dayton Freight Honored by American Group

American Group named Dayton Freight the 2018 Midwest Regional Carrier of the Year! Performance metrics are based on customer service, claims ratio, on-time service, invoice accuracy and ease of doing business. We are grateful and humbled by this award and appreciate our employees who are dedicated to providing top quality service to all of our customers! Founded in 2006, American Group is the second largest privately held 3rd party Logistics…
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Dayton Freight Recognized for the 2019 Best LTL Service by Barnes & Noble

For the first time, Barnes & Noble recognized Dayton Freight for the 2019 Best LTL Service. This honor acknowledges metrics including on-time service, claims ratio and sales support. Dayton Freight is honored to satisfy the transportation needs of this national retailer. This much-appreciated award recognizes the hard work of our employees who meet the needs of our customers. Barnes & Noble is the largest book retailer in the U.S. They…
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GEODIS Names Dayton Freight as 2018 Carrier of the Year

Dayton Freight was selected as the 2018 Carrier of the Year by GEODIS for the second year in a row. This award honors carriers that demonstrate excellence in on-time pickup, tender acceptance, claim settlement, performance trends and customer service. Dayton Freight’s strategic partner, Southeastern was also recognized as Carrier of the Year. We are grateful to receive this award, and proud to be a part of the GEODIS family. GEODIS…
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Dayton Freight Named LTL Carrier of the Year by Technicolor

Dayton Freight won the LTL Carrier of the Year from Technicolor. This award is given to one LTL carrier who excels in metrics involving on-time pickups and deliveries with preassigned arrival times, EDI capabilities and excellent customer support. This award is deeply appreciated, and is earned by the hard work of our employees. Technicolor works with creative technology leaders in content creation, distribution and consumption to seamlessly deliver digital experiences…
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Growing to Serve You Better in Topeka Kansas!

In response to our customers’ needs, we’re pleased to announce the opening of our Topeka Service Center! This Company owned facility, expands our footprint further west and allows us to offer direct service to many points throughout the Midwest. This is our 57th Service Center at Dayton Freight, bringing us closer to our customers to provide faster, more consistent LTL transportation service. We look forward to serving you out of…
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Dayton Freight Named LTL Carrier of the Year by HNI Corporation

For the second year in a row, HNI Corporation awarded Dayton Freight the LTL Carrier of the Year. This award recognizes key metrics including on-time service, low claims and customer service. Achieving these metrics are a direct reflection of the hard work and talent of our dedicated employees. HNI Corporation provides products and solutions for the office or at home. They are the leading global office furniture manufacturer and the…
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