Industry organizations spotlight the company’s focus on environmental initiatives
Chattanooga, Tenn. – (Dec. 10, 2020) – Chattanooga-based U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: USX) today announced its environmental and sustainability efforts were recently recognized by two industry groups. Supply & Demand Chain Executive honored the company with its 2020 Green Supply Chain Award and the Tennessee Trucking Association awarded U.S. Xpress with its 2020 Clean Diesel Leadership Award.
“We’ve worked hard to implement a wide range of sustainability initiatives across our fleet, in our offices and terminals, and in partnership with our shippers,” said Shaun Sadler, SVP of Equipment for U.S. Xpress. “We’re proud of our commitment to sustainability and are honored to be recognized for our work in this space.”
Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the only magazine in the supply chain industry covering the entire global supply chain. The Green Supply Chain Award recognizes companies making green or sustainability a core part of their supply chain strategy and are working to achieve measurable sustainability goals within their own operations and supply chains. The award also recognizes providers of supply chain solutions and services assisting their customers in achieving measurable sustainability goals.
The 2020 Tennessee Trucking Association Clean Diesel Leadership Awards raise awareness and recognize organizations that have made significant, measurable improvements in air quality through the development and/or implementation of clean diesel actions (i.e., retrofits, idle reduction, alternative fuels, driver education, APU’s, fuel efficiency, etc.) The Clean Diesel Initiative is a collaborative effort to reduce emissions from on-road diesel vehicles in Tennessee. The award signifies the recipient’s commitment to air quality improvement and clean diesel actions.
U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc.
Through its subsidiaries, U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: USX), offers customers over-the-road, dedicated, and brokerage services. Founded in 1985, the Company utilizes a combination of smart technology, a modern fleet of tractors and a network of highly trained, professional drivers to efficiently move freight for a wide variety of customers. U.S. Xpress implements a range of digital initiatives and technology to drive innovation in the industry, streamline the value chain for customers and improve the overall driver experience. For more, visit www.usxpress.com.
# # #
Source: U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc.
Brad Carmony, PR Director