Schenker of Canada

Schenker of Canada

May 02, 2011 09:00 ET

Schenker of Canada wins 2011 Brampton Outstanding Business Achievement Award

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 2, 2011) - Schenker of Canada Limited has been awarded the 2011 Brampton Outstanding Business Achievement Award in the Logistics Category.

Winners were announced the evening of April 27th at an award ceremony held at the Rose Theatre in Brampton. Accepting the award for Schenker of Canada was Mike Gilmartin, National Director of Health and Safety.

The Brampton Outstanding Business Achievement Awards publicly recognize and honour local businesses that have demonstrated a passion for excellence. Schenker of Canada was one of two finalists in the Logistics Category. Companies are judged on a number of criteria, including product innovation and technological achievement, excellence in business leadership and entrepreneurship, demonstration of measurement of customer service and reliability and community involvement and contribution, as well as others. Winning firms will now be submitted to the Ontario Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Business Achievement Awards by the Brampton Board of Trade.

"We are delighted to be recognized as one of the best of Brampton's business community in the Logistics Category," said Eric Dewey, CEO of Schenker of Canada Limited, "We are proud of our high standards of business management, customer service and commitment to the Brampton community."

About Schenker of Canada

Schenker of Canada Limited is the 2nd largest Integrated Logistics Service Provider in Canada, operating from over 40 sites across the country. The company spans a coast-to-coast network that extends to all major harbors, airports and border crossings. In just over half a century, the business has grown to include 1,700 employees. Schenker of Canada Limited has a portfolio of supply chain services in Canada that include: Contract Warehousing/SCM, North America Domestic Transportation, Ocean and Air Freight, Courier, Land, Customs Brokerage and Consulting, and services for Sports Events.

About the Brampton Outstanding Business Achievement Awards

In 1997, the City of Brampton and the Brampton Board of Trade founded the Brampton Outstanding Business Achievement Awards to advance responsible business leadership and harmony within the community. Since its inception, many noteworthy and accomplished companies have been recognized and honoured with this prestigious award.

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