Union Pacific Railroad has received Toyota Logistics Services' 2015 Logistics Excellence Award in Customer Service, the Class I announced yesterday.
Toyota measures outstanding performance of all logistics suppliers, including railroads. Its Logistics Excellence Award considers communication, equipment supply, transit performance, responsiveness, collaboration, business controls and overall ease of doing business, according to a UP press release.
The 2015 honor was the eighth consecutive year UP has won the award.
"Receiving Toyota's Logistics Excellence Award in Customer Service is an honor that reflects our commitment to provide customers with exceptional service and value," said Jennifer Hamann, UP vice president and general manager-automotive. "The award recognizes our dedicated employees who strive to serve customers with impeccable service in the safest and most efficient manner."