2005-01-14 - Western Canada Express Honoured by The Home Depot Canada
Western Canada Express was recently honoured by The Home Depot Canada as the recipient of the 2004 'Partner of the Year' award, presented at The Home Depot annual Logistics Reception held in Atlanta, GA. Bruce Levitin, VP Transportation and Delivery and Mark Heinecke, Transportation Manager for Canada, presented the award. Accepting for Western Canada Express were Tom Santaguida Vice President, Operations Ontario and Quebec and Brian Sagert Vice President, Operations Western Region.
This award is based on an achieving excellence in a combination of elements, including on-time performance, service flexibility, e-commerce capabilities and execution, administration and operational quality.
"The Home Depot's quality standards are among the most rigorous in the Transportation field today", states Elmer Schwarz, President and General Manager of Western Canada Express. These measurements continually focus our efforts on improving our service levels for The Home Depot and for all of our customers.
At Western Canada Express we wish to thank The Home Depot Canada for this recognition as we continue to strive for leadership in freight distribution through developing and delivering solutions that best meet our customer's needs.
About Western Canada Express:
Western Canada Express. is a full service carrier specializing in serving the Western Canada region. Together with Apex Motor Express we provide comprehensive transportation services to meet the needs of our Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic Region customers. Western Canada Express is in the process of extending its service to include import freight services from China through our Fraser River Terminal, slated for completion in June 2005. More information is available on our website at www.westerncanadaexpress.com. We deliver confidence.™ We care.
About The Home Depot:
Founded in 1978, The Home Depot® is the world's largest home improvement specialty retailer and the second largest retailer in the United States, with fiscal 2003 sales of $64.8 billion. The company employs approximately 315,000 associates, including 24,000 Canadians and has 1,857 stores including 115 in nine Canadian provinces. Its stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HD) and is included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average and Standard & Poor's 500 Index. HDE
Western Canada Express
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