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February 26, 2019

American Group Chooses Estes as Its 2018 Partner Carrier of the Year

RICHMOND, VA—Estes Express Lines has won the American Group’s 2018 Partner Carrier of the Year Award. Founded in 2006, American Group is a privately held, third party logistics (3PL) provider based in Arizona.

The recognition was presented at American Group’s Chandler, AZ, headquarters on February 14. It’s based on a variety of performance metrics and other criteria including on-time service, claims ratio, invoicing accuracy, customer service, and ease of doing business.

“Receiving this award from American Group is a significant honor,” said Estes’ President and CEO Rob Estes. “We’re privileged to serve their customers, and we look forward to having more opportunities to deliver high levels of service and performance.”

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 American Group

American Group is a 3rd party Logistics Solutions Provider with 15 employees and more than 30 independent sales contractors, serving over 3,500 customers via our carrier partnerships which number more than 4,800+ asset-based carriers and owner operators. Still privately held (revenue numbers available upon request), we are a Certified Small Business entity with big company capabilities.