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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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We’re on the Move in Milwaukee WI!

To provide a higher level of service to our Wisconsin customers, Dayton Freight is excited to announce the relocation of our Milwaukee Service Center. The new state of the art facility has an additional 61 doors, for a total of 131 doors! This increases our capacity, allowing us to offer faster and more consistent LTL transportation service. Other additions include four truck bays and a wash bay in the Maintenance…
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Echo Global Logistics Honors Dayton Freight as a Platinum Award Winner

For the second consecutive time, Echo Global Logistics, Inc. has awarded Dayton Freight the Regional LTL Carrier Platinum Award. This recognition honors superior performance in on-time service, claims ratio, and customer service metrics such as communication and technology. We are grateful and humbled by this award, and appreciate our business partnership with Echo. Thank you to our employees for providing consistent service to Echo, and showing them The Dayton Difference.…
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BNSF Logistics Names Dayton Freight Regional LTL Carrier of the Year

For the first time, Dayton Freight was named Regional LTL Carrier of the Year by BNSF Logistics. This award is based on year over year growth, transit time, technology and customer service. We are honored to receive this award from BNSF and are grateful for our partnership. Thank you to BNSF and to our dedicated employees who make The Dayton Difference. BNSF Logistics works with a network of more than…
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Indianapolis Service Center Adds More Than 130 Doors

Construction is now complete for the expansion of our Indianapolis Service Center. This is the largest Service Center at Dayton Freight, and has nearly doubled in size by adding 136 doors for a total of 280 doors! This addition also includes a truck scale, 12 new truck bays and a wash bay in the Maintenance Shop. This saves time for our Drivers and increases our ability to service more Dayton…
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Dayton Freight Named Regional LTL Carrier of the Year

Dayton Freight was named the Regional LTL Carrier of the Year by Logistics Plus! This is the third 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. Dayton Freight attributes this recognition to their dedicated employees. Logistics Plus provides freight transportation, warehousing, fulfillment, global…
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