Press Releases

February 8, 2019

Estes Named GlobalTranz’s 2018 Carrier of the Year

RICHMOND, VA—GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., last month named Estes as its 2018 Carrier of the Year during the GlobalTranz Freight Agent Conference in Phoenix. Based in Scottsdale, AZ, GlobalTranz is a leading technology-driven third-party logistics (3PL) solutions provider.

Estes’ Vice President of Transportation Intermediaries Mark Watson accepted the award during the conference’s annual awards dinner and ceremony. The recognition reflects Estes’ commitment to excellence in 2018 in the areas of customer service, price competitiveness and flexibility, strategic partnerships and market leadership, technology innovation, and new service offerings.

“Working with GlobalTranz is both a privilege and a pleasure, and being named their 2018 Carrier of the Year is particularly significant,” said Estes’ President and CEO Rob Estes. “We greatly appreciate this recognition.”

About Estes Express Lines

The nation’s largest privately owned freight transportation carrier, Estes is a go-to provider of end-to-end transportation and custom logistics services. Through a vast regional, national, international, and global footprint, Estes’ comprehensive solutions include Less Than Truckload, Volume LTL, Truckload, Time-Critical Guaranteed, and Final Mile. Backed by nearly 90 years of industry expertise and financial stability, Estes delivers a better customer experience through flexibility and improved technology to best meet rapidly changing freight transportation needs. The Richmond, VA-based fourth-generation company operates one of the newest fleets in the industry, and understands that its nationwide team of over 18,000 employees is one of its strongest assets.

About GlobalTranz

GlobalTranz is a technology company providing award-winning cloud-based multi-modal Transportation Management System (TMS) products to shippers, carriers, 3PLs and brokers. GlobalTranz is leading the logistics software and services market in innovative technology that optimizes the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in real-time. Leveraging its extensive independent agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 1 million product users and 25,000 shippers. In 2018, Transport Topics named GlobalTranz a Top 10 largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S.