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Averitt Honored For Sustainability Initiatives Targeting Food Industry

June 22, 2021

Food Logistics, an industry trade publication, has named Averitt to its 2021 Top Green Providers lists.

The 2020 Top Green Providers list recognizes companies that offer products or services that illustrate exemplary environmental stewardship in promoting sustainability.

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Topics: Environment, Supply Chain, Awards

Averitt marks 50th anniversary by celebrating associate milestones

June 14, 2021

“Over 20 Team” projected to reach 1,390 associates, 17% of Averitt’s total workforce in 2021

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Averitt Express, a Tennessee-based provider of freight transportation and supply chain management, is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2021. One way the company is marking its golden anniversary is by celebrating milestones achieved by members of its “Over 20 Team.”

Averitt’s Over 20 Team is a special group of associates who have been part of Averitt for at least 20 years. This team and its members represent all facets of Averitt – from customer service specialists to service center leadership to local and regional drivers. Every associate role is represented in the Over 20 Team.

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Topics: over 20 team, 50th anniversary

Averitt Announces Pay Increase for Regional Truckload Dry Van and Flatbed Drivers

June 4, 2021

June 7, 2021 – COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – As part of its continued 50th anniversary celebration in 2021, Averitt Express has announced another pay enhancement this year for drivers.

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Topics: Careers, Drivers, 50th anniversary

June 2021 Associate Service & Safety Milestones

June 1, 2021

Each month, more and more Averitt associates are making major career milestones. From joining the ranks of our Over 20 Team to meeting safe driving accomplishments, these associates have played a major role in driving our company forward. 

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Topics: Associates, Safety

Averitt Opens New 400,000 Sq. Ft Distribution Center Near Dallas

May 24, 2021

Averitt Express has opened a new distribution and fulfillment center near Dallas, TX. Located less than one mile from the company’s service center in Grand Prairie, the facility features 400,000 sq. ft of enclosed space to handle the flow and distribution of domestic and international freight and cargo.

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Topics: Supply Chain, Warehousing

Averitt Raises Pay for Local & Shuttle Drivers, Mechanics & Dock Associates

May 19, 2021

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — As part of its 50th Anniversary celebration in 2021, Averitt Express has recently announced pay enhancements for associates in its network of 85 LTL service centers.

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Topics: Associates, 50th anniversary

May 2021 Associate Service & Safety Milestones

May 4, 2021

Each month, more and more Averitt associates are making major career milestones. From joining the ranks of our Over 20 Team to meeting safe driving accomplishments, these associates have played a major role in driving our company forward. 

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Topics: Associates, Safety

April 2021 Associate Service & Safety Milestones

April 2, 2021

Each month, more and more Averitt associates are making major career milestones. From joining the ranks of our Over 20 Team to meeting safe driving accomplishments, these associates have played a major role in driving our company forward. 

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Topics: Associates, Safety

Averitt Receives ‘Outstanding Logistics Partner Award’ For Port of Mobile Services

March 23, 2021

The Topocean Group, a global freight forwarding and logistics service provider, recently honored Averitt with the “Outstanding Logistics Partner Award.”

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Topics: Awards, Trucking

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