Press Releases

March 11, 2019

Estes Wins Carrier of the Year from Logistics Plus Inc.

RICHMOND, VA—Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, recently recognized Estes for superior freight transportation results and performance in 2018.

Estes was named the Logistics Plus National LTL Carrier of the Year (FedEx Freight was runner-up in the national category). “2018 was a record year for Logistics Plus, and our LTL business segment was no exception,” said Scott Frederick, vice president of marketing and LTL carrier relations for Logistics Plus. “Despite a very challenging year from a capacity and rates standpoint, Estes Express stepped up their games for Logistics Plus and our customers, and for that we are grateful. I am also thankful for the support we receive each and every day from all of our other LTL carrier partners; but for this past year, we especially thank and congratulate Estes for their excellent 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 Logistics Plus Inc.

Logistics Plus Inc. provides freight transportation, warehousing, global logistics, and supply chain management solutions through a worldwide network of talented and caring professionals. Founded in Erie, PA by local entrepreneur, Jim Berlin, over 22 years ago, Logistics Plus is a fast-growing and award-winning transportation and logistics company. With a strong passion for excellence, its 500+ employees put the PLUS in logistics by doing the big things properly, and the countless little things, that together ensure complete customer satisfaction and success. The Logistics PlusĀ® network includes over a dozen locations in the United States, and numerous other offices in more than 22 countries around the world. For more information, visit or follow @LogisticsPlus on Twitter