Pilot’s News Releases

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LIMA, Pa.—August 13, 2014—Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, has been featured on Inbound Logistics' Top 100 3PL Providers list for the 5th year in a row. The list serves as a qualitative assessment of service providers the publication feels are best equipped to meet and surpass readers’ outsourcing needs. The publication’s editors selected this year's class of Top 100 3PLs from a pool of more than 300 companies.

LIMA, Pa.—August 8, 2014—Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, announced that the company has received its 25th Quest for Quality ™ Award from Logistics Management magazine, ranking second in the Air Freight Forwarders category and first in overall value. For the past 31 years, the magazine has surveyed its readers—who consist of the industry’s most influential shippers—asking them to evaluate the providers they work with, in order to calculate the rankings.

Lima, Pa.—June 5, 2014—Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, announced today that it has received a 2013 Ryder Carrier Quality Award in the domestic freight forwarder service category. This award, which Pilot has received for the past 12 years, allows Ryder to proactively measure transportation provider performance, in order to honor those carriers that promote growth and can best deliver superior service and value to their clients.

LIMA, Pa.—May 27, 2014—Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, has been dubbed the “Official Carrier of the Freedom Bell” by The Spirit of Liberty Foundation. At the foundation’s request, Pilot has delivered the Freedom Bell from its place of honor at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, to the Indy 500 in Indianapolis for a Memorial Day salute to U.S. Armed Forces.

LIMA, Pa.—May 27, 2014—Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, announced today that its Harlingen, Texas station has relocated approximately 40 miles west to McAllen, Texas. The new station is closer to its current customer base, as well as to the Pharr Bridge, the region’s main commercial bridge for transportation between Mexico and the United States. This new location provides the newly-named Pilot McAllen with an advantage over competitors.

LIMA, Pa.—January 6, 2014—Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, announced today that its Raleigh station has moved to a new location in the heart of the Triangle region in the Globe Center complex. The new station is adjacent to the Raleigh-Durham International Airport and minutes from Research Triangle Park, which is home to more than 170 global tech companies.

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