CH Robinson claims Walmart’s 3PL Carrier of the Year Award for second year

Global multimodal logistics provider CH Robinson has won Walmart’s Third Party Logistics (3PL) Carrier of the Year Award for the second year in a row.

Announcing the decision, Walmart stated that it takes great pride in cultivating relationships with exceptional carriers. The award, designated to companies who provide support to Walmart stores, Sam’s Club locations, and distribution centres located throughout the US, recognised CH Robinson for its for outstanding service and solutions provided in 2015.

Michael Gore, Key Account Manager at CH Robinson, said: “Our dynamic relationship with Walmart dates back a quarter of a century and our value is always an evolving function of our alignment to Walmart’s vision. We focus on hearing their organisational initiatives and being adaptable to ensure our efforts are exceeding their expectations in the competitive retail landscape.”

Walmart executives will present the award to CH Robinson leadership this summer. During the visit, they will learn about CH Robinson employees who helped to bring transportation and logistics solutions to the retailer.

Rob Kinsella, Strategic Account Manager at CH Robinson, said: “In 2015, Walmart challenged their carrier partners to raise the bar on service and innovation. We heard the challenge and recognised our ability to leverage our people, our processes, and our technology to continue to help Walmart meet its goals.”