SOURCE: Echo Global Logistics

Echo Global Logistics

July 13, 2015 15:01 ET

Echo Global Logistics Ranks #2 on Inbound Logistics' Top 10 3PL List

Readers Name Echo to Prestigious List Five Years in a Row

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Jul 13, 2015) - Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO), a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services, announced today that the company ranked #2 in the 2015 Inbound Logistics' Readers' Choice Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards. Echo will be listed among the winners in the magazine's July issue.

This marks the fifth year in a row Echo has appeared on the Top 10 3PL list. The company earned second place this year, up from the fourth spot in 2014 and eighth in 2013.

"As a company founded only 10 years ago, we're proud of our quick ascent up the Top 10 3PL list," said Douglas R. Waggoner, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors at Echo. "It's a true honor to know this recognition of Echo comes from executives and supply chain professionals across a wide range of industries, who trust our commitment to outstanding service, our expertise in multimodal freight brokerage solutions and our proprietary technology to take the 'complicated' out of transportation management."

Echo was ranked the #2 3PL by logistics industry publication Inbound Logistics, which conducts an annual readers' survey to determine the Top 10 3PL list. Participants in the voting represent all types of organizations, ranging from small businesses to global enterprises. They come from a variety of job functions, including corporate management, supply chain purchasing and management, transportation and traffic management, and logistics/distribution. 

About Echo Global Logistics

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO) is a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services. Headquartered in Chicago with more than 30 offices around the country, Echo offers freight brokerage and Managed Transportation solutions for all major modes, including truckload, partial truckload, LTL, intermodal, and expedited. Echo maintains a proprietary, web-based technology platform that compiles and analyzes data from its network of over 30,000 transportation providers to serve clients across a wide range of industries and simplify the critical tasks involved in transportation management. For more information on Echo Global Logistics, visit: www.echo.com.

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Contact Information

  • INVESTOR RELATIONS CONTACT:
    Zach Jecklin
    Director of Finance
    Echo Global Logistics
    312-784-2046

    MEDIA CONTACTS:
    Christopher Clemmensen
    SVP of Marketing
    Echo Global Logistics
    312-784-2132

    Hanni Itah
    Director, Client Relations
    SSPR
    847-415-9324