CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 08/07/14 --
Echo Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO), a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services, announced today its selection by Inbound Logistics magazine as a 2014 Readers' Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Award winner. The winners appear in the magazine's July issue.
The selection marks the fourth consecutive appearance on the list for Echo Logistics. The company tied for the fourth spot on the influential 2014 list, a significant jump from its eighth place position in the readers' poll of 2013.
"The annual Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards are a reflection of the sentiments of knowledgeable transportation and logistics professionals across many industries," said Douglas R. Waggoner, Chief Executive Officer of Echo Logistics. "As an organization founded in 2005, we are very pleased to make this important list for the fourth consecutive year. It is indeed an honor to be recognized among this group of industry leaders. We believe the move up four spots from last year's list is a reflection of our commitment to excellent client service and our unwavering focus on 'uncomplicating' transportation management for our clients and carriers."
Inbound Logistics conducts an annual readers' survey to determine the Top 10 3PL list. Respondents come from various job functions including corporate management, supply chain purchasing and management, transportation and traffic management, and logistics/distribution.
About Echo Logistics
Echo Logistics, based in Chicago, is a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services. Echo maintains a proprietary web-based technology platform that compiles and analyzes data from its network of over 30,000 transportation providers to serve its clients' transportation and supply chain management needs. Echo services clients across a wide range of industries, such as manufacturing, construction, consumer products and retail. For more information on Echo, visit: www.echo.com.
Source: Echo Global Logistics
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