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  • American Cranes & Transport (ACT) - ACT Transport 50 - North America’s Largest Heavy and Specialized Transportation Companies (1st)
  • InformationWeek - 500 Most Innovative IT Users (15th consecutive year)
  • TCA/CarriersEdge - 2013 Best Overall Fleet for Owner-Operators
  • CargoNet - 2013 Best in Security, Intermediary Category, Tier 1
  • Logistics Management - 2013 Quest for Quality Award, Third Party Logistics Transportation Management Solutions
  • Logistics Management - 2013 Quest for Quality Award, Truckload Industrial & Heavy Haul Carrier
  • Logistics Management - 2013 Quest for Quality Award, Third Party Logistics Warehousing & Distribution Solutions
  • Logistics Management - 2013 Top 30 U.S. Domestic 3PLs (21st)
  • Logistics Management - 2013 Top 50 Global 3PLs (46th)
  • Inbound Logistics - 2013 Top 100 3PL Providers (11th year)
  • Inbound Logistics - 2013 Readers’ Choice Top 10 3PL Excellence Award
  • Supply Chain Management Review - 2013 Top 25 Truckload Carriers (4th)
  • Transport Topics - 2013 Top 50 Logistics Companies
  • Transport Topics - 2013 Top 25 Freight Brokerage Firms
  • Transport Topics - 2013 Top 50 Freight Transportation Firms in North America
  • Transport Topics - 2013 Top 100 For-Hire Carriers (9th)
  • Transport Topics - Flatbed/Heavy Specialized (1st)
  • Transport Topics - Truckload (5th)
  • Transport Topics - Air/Expedited (5th)
  • Transport Topics - Intermodal/Drayage (11th)
  • Commercial Carrier Journal - 2013 Top 20 General Freight Leaders (9th)
  • International Cranes & Specialized Transport - 2013 Transport 50 - World’s Largest Specialized Transport Companies (3rd)
  • Chrysler 2013 Inbound Logistics Award for Outstanding Performance in 2012
  • FL Trucking Association - Landstar Express America co-winner of the 2012 Crystal Truck Award (top safety fleet in the state)
  • IL Trucking Association Truck Driving Competition - 2013 Landstar BCO Thomas Teddy - 3rd Place 3 axle Tractor/Trailer Division
  • Safety Management Council/Council of American Trucking Association - National Truck Safety Contest Safe Fleet Award - Flatbed/Line-Haul Over 10 Million Miles

  • National Safety Council
    • Landstar BCO Michael Chambers selected as the 2013 Joseph M. Kaplan Safe Driver of the Year (Mid-Atlantic Region)
    • Defensive Driving Course - Best Performance in DDC Professional Truck Driver

  • SC&RA
    • Million Miler Award for Safety Excellence - Landstar BCOs Harold & Helen Eanes
    • 2013 Transportation Group Over 100 Million Miles Fleet Safety Award


  • InformationWeek - 500 Most Innovative IT Users (14th consecutive year)
  • Transport Topics - 2012 Top 100 For-Hire Carriers (9th)
  • Transport Topics - Flatbed/Heavy Specialized (1st)
  • Transport Topics - Truckload (5th)
  • Transport Topics - Air/Expedited (6th)
  • Transport Topics - Intermodal/Drayage (10th)
  • American Cranes &Transport (ACT) - ACT Transport 50 - North America’s Largest Heavy and Specialized Transportation Companies (2nd)
  • Logistics Management - 2012 Quest for Quality Award, Dry Freight Carrier (2nd)
  • Logistics Management - 2012 Quest for Quality Award, Industrial & Heavy Haul Carrier (5th)
  • Logistics Management - 2012 Quest for Quality Award, Third Party Logistics (3rd)
  • Logistics Management - Top 50 Global 3PLs (45th)
  • Logistics Management - Top 30 Domestic 3PLs (20th)
  • Supply Chain Management Review-Top 25 Truckload Carriers (4th)
  • Inbound Logistics - Top 100 3PL Providers (10th year)
  • Inbound Logistics - Top 10 3PL Excellence Award (5th)
  • Florida Trucking Association (FTA) Truck Driving Championships - 5-Axle - Landstar BCO Robert Phillips (2nd)
  • Illinois Professional Truck Driving Championships - Class 4 Fleet Safety Award - Landstar Express America

  • SC&RA
    • Million Miler Award for Safety Excellence - Landstar BCOs Scotty Collett and Ray Dillard
    • 2012 Transportation Group Over 100 Million Miles Fleet Safety Award
    • 2012 Transportation Group Safety Improvement Award
    • 2012 Transportation Group Safety Improvement Award – Landstar Inway
    • 2012 Transportation Group Safety Improvement Award – Landstar Express America


  • Fortune - 2011 America’s Most Admired Companies (8th consecutive year)
  • American Cranes &Transport (ACT) - ACT Transport 50 - North America’s Largest Heavy and Specialized Transportation Companies (2nd)
  • Transport Topics - 2011 Top For-Hire Carriers (8th)
  • Transport Topics - 2011 Top 50 Logistics Companies
  • Transport Topics - 2011 Flatbed/Heavy Specialized (1st)
  • Transport Topics - 2011 Truckload (5th)
  • Transport Topics - 2011 Air/Expedited (7th)
  • Transport Topics - 2011 Intermodal/Drayage (11th)
  • Transport Topics - 2011 Freight Brokerage Firm (2nd)
  • Transport Topics - 2011 Top 50 Freight Transportation Firms
  • InformationWeek - 2011 InformationWeek 500 Most Innovative IT Users (13th consecutive year)
  • National Defense Transportation Association - Corporate Distinguished Service Award
  • America Trucking Association (ATA) Safety Management Council
  • ATA Truck & Industrial Safety Contest - Miscellaneous Fleets/Line Haul Unlimited Miles (3rd)
  • ATA Truck & Industrial Safety Contest - Fleet Improvement Certificate, General Commodities/Truckload
  • International Cranes and Specialized Transport – 2011 Transport 50 – World’s Largest Specialized Transport Companies (ranked 2nd)
  • Inbound Logistics – Top100 Motor Carriers, 2011
  • Inbound Logistics - Top10 3PL Excellence Awards, 2011 (8th)
  • Inbound Logistics - Top100 3PL Providers, 2011 (9th year)
  • Logistics Management - 2011 Quest for Quality Award, Dry Freight Carrier (6th year)
  • Logistics Management - 2011 Quest for Quality Award, 3PL Provider (6th year)
  • Logistics Management - 2011 Quest for Quality Award, Industrial/Heavy Haul Carrier (7th year)
  • Florida Trucking Association (FTA) Truck Driving Champion – 5-Axle Sleeper - Landstar BCO Keith Breeding

  • SC&RA
    • 2011 Transportation Group Over 50 Million Miles Fleet Safety Award
    • 2011 Transportation Group Safety Improvements Award

  • Jacksonville Business Journal – 50 Fastest Growing Private Companies 2011 (Northeast Florida) – Landstar Agent Brian Putzke
  • Jacksonville Business Journal – Ultimate CEO (Northeast Florida) – Landstar Agent Brian Putzke


  • InformationWeek - 2010 InformationWeek 500 Most Innovative IT Users (12th consecutive year)
  • Inbound Logistics - Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards, 2010 (8th)
  • Inbound Logistics - Top 100 3PL Providers, 2010
  • Inbound Logistics - 2010 Top 100 Motor Freight Carriers
  • Transport Topics – 2010 Top 50 Logistics Companies
  • Transport Topics – 2010 Top 100 For-Hire Carriers (11th)
  • Transport Topics – 2010 Flatbed/Heavy Specialized (1st)
  • Transport Topics – 2010 Truckload (5th)
  • Transport Topics – 2010 Intermodal/Drayage (11th)
  • Transport Topics - 2010 Top 25 Freight Brokerage (2nd)
  • Transport Topics - 2010 Top 50 Freight Transportation Firms (23rd)
  • Logistics Management - Top 50 Global 3PLs (47th)
  • Logistics Management - Top 30 domestics 3PLs (22nd)
  • Logistics Management - 2010 Quest for Quality Award, Dry Freight Carrier
  • Logistics Management - 2010 Quest for Quality Award, Industrial/Heavy Haul Carrier
  • Logistics Management - 2010 Quest for Quality Award, Expedited Motor Carrier
  • Logistics Management - 2010 Quest for Quality Award, Intermodal Marketing
  • Fortune - 2010 America’s Most Admired Companies (7th consecutive year)
  • Food Logistics - Top 85 3PLs

  • SC&RA
    • 2010 Transportation Group Over 50 Million Miles Fleet Safety Award
    • 2010 Transportation Group Safety Improvements Award


  • InformationWeek - 2009 InformationWeek 500 Most Innovative IT Users (11th consecutive year)
  • NYK Logistics (Americas) - 2009 National Carrier of the Year (2nd consecutive year)
  • International Cranes & Specialized Transport – 2009 Transport 50 listing of the World’s Largest Specialized Transport Companies
  • Inbound Logistics - Top10 of the Top 100 3PL Providers, 2009
  • Inbound Logistics – 2009 Top 100 Motor Carriers
  • Transport Topics - 2009 Top 100 For-Hire Carriers (13th)
  • Transport Topics – 2009 Truckload (5th)
  • Transport Topics – 2009 Contract Logistics (10th)
  • Transport Topics – 2009 Intermodal (10th)
  • Eastman Chemical Company - 2009 Excellence Award
  • Logistics Management - 2009 Quest for Quality Award, Dry Freight Carrier
  • Logistics Management - 2009 Quest for Quality Award, Expedited Carrier
  • Logistics Management - 2009 Quest for Quality Award, Intermodal Marketing
  • Logistics Management - 2009 Quest for Quality Award, 3PL Provider
  • Logistics Management - 2009 Quest for Quality Award, Industrial/Heavy Haul Carrier
  • Fortune - 2009 America’s Most Admired Companies (6th consecutive year)
  • FedEx SCS Carrier of the Year (3rd consecutive year)


  • NYK Logistics(Americas) - 2008 National Carrier of the Year
  • American Cranes & Transport - Ranked #1 in the 2008 ACTtransport50 listings
  • Volvo Logistics North America - 2008 Silver Medal Award
  • Rheem Water Heating - 2008 Carrier of the Year
  • Forbes - 2008 Platinum 400 Best Big Companies in America (9th consecutive year)

  • Florida Trucking Association
    • 1st Place – 500K-1MM Safety Award – Landstar Express America
    • 1st Place - 1-5MM Safety Award - Landstar Gemini
    • 1-5MM Safety Award - Landstar Inway
    • 3rd Place - 1-5MM Safety Award - Landstar Ligon
    • 3rd Place - 5MM+ Safety Award - Landstar Ranger
    • Overall Performance - President’s Award - Landstar Ranger

  • Truckload Carriers Association
    • 3rdPlace - Division II: 5-14.99 Million Miles - Landstar Gemini
    • 2nd Place - Division V: 50-99.99 Million Miles - Landstar Inway

  • Transport Topics – 2008 Top 100 For-Hire Carriers, ranked 11th.
  • InformationWeek – 2008 InformationWeek 500 Most Innovative IT Users
  • Food Logistics – Top 50 3PLs
  • Inbound Logistics - 2008 Top 100 Motor Carriers
  • Inbound Logistics - Top 10 of the Top 100 3PL Providers, 2008
  • Logistics Management - 2008 Quest for Quality Award, Dry Freight Carrier
  • Logistics Management - 2008 Quest for Quality Award, Expedited Carrier
  • Logistics Management - 2008 Quest for Quality Award, Intermodal Marketing
  • Logistics Management - 2008 Quest for Quality Award, 3PL Provider
  • 2008 IBM/COMMON i5/OS System Innovation Award – Landstar System, Inc

  • SC&RA
    • 2008 Transportation Group Over 50 Million Miles Fleet Safety Award – Landstar System, Inc.
    • 2008 Transportation Group Safety Improvement Award – Landstar Inway
    • 2008 Transportation Group Safety Improvement Award – Landstar Gemini
    • 2008 Transportation Group Safety Improvement Award – Landstar Ligon
  • Fortune – 2008 America’s Most Admired Companies (5th consecutive year)
  • Computerworld – Landstar VP Recognized as a 2008 Premier 100 IT Leader


  • 2007 GE Energy Carrier of the Year
  • Schneider Logistics – 2007 Carrier of the Year, Landstar Carrier Group
  • Florida Trucking Association
    • 1st Place – 500K-1MM Safety Award – Landstar Express America
    • 2nd Place – 1-5MM Safety Award – Landstar Inway
    • 3rd Place – 1-5MM Safety Award – Landstar Ligon
    • 3rd Place – 5MM+ Safety Award – Landstar Ranger
  • Schneider Logistics – 2006 Carrier of the Year for Service
  • FedEx – SCS Carrier of the Year (2nd consecutive year)
  • Best Buy – 2006 Carrier of the Year for Service, including the Highest On-Time Performance Rating
  • Unilever Award of Excellence, 2007
  • Logistics Management – 2007 Quest for Quality Award, Dry Freight Carrier
  • Logistics Management– 2007 Quest for Quality Award, Heavy Haul Carrier
  • Logistics Management – 2007 Quest for Quality Award, Intermodal Marketing
  • Logistics Management – 2007 Quest for Quality Award, Expedited
  • Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies – 100 Great Supply Chain Partners
  • Inbound Logistics – Top 10 3PL Excellence Award, 2007
  • AT&T – 2006 Supplier Quality Alliance Award – Gold Level
  • Payless Shoe Source Carrier of the Year Award, 2006
  • Sony Best Overall Carrier Award & Best On-Time Performance Award, 2006
  • Fortune – 2007 America’s Most Admired Companies (4th consecutive year)
  • Forbes – 2007 America’s Best Managed Company, Transportation
  • Forbes - 2007 Platinum 400 Best Big Companies in America (8th consecutive year)
  • Transplace – Tier 1 Platinum Carrier Award, Landstar Ranger


  • Fortune – Ranked 3rd, America's Most Admired Companies
  • Forbes – Platinum 400 List of the Best Big Companies in America (7th consecutive yr)
  • InformationWeek (Sept 12, 2006) – 2006 InformationWeek 500 (Most Innovative IT Users)
  • Logistics Management – 2006 Quest for Quality Award, Third Party Logistics (3PL) Providers
  • Logistics Management – 2006 Quest for Quality Award, Intermodal Marketing
  • Logistics Management – 2006 Quest for Quality Award, Dry Freight Carrier
  • Logistics Management– 2006 Quest for Quality Award, Heavy Haul Carrier
  • Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies – 100 Great Supply Chain Partners
  • Inbound Logistics – Top 10 3PL Excellence Award, 2006
  • ComputerWorld - CIO Recognized as a 2006 Premier 100 IT Leader
  • SC&RA, 2006
    • Fleet Safety Improvement Award, 2006
  • National Safety Council
    • Fleet Contest Division Leader Award - Landstar Ligon
    • Fleet Contest Division Leader Award - Express America
    • Fleet Contest Division Leader Award - Landstar System
    • Best Safety Performance - Landstar System
  • Florida Trucking Association
    • 3rd Place - 1-5 MM Safety Award - Landstar Ligon
    • 2nd Place - 1-5 MM Safety Award - Landstar Gemini
    • 1st Place - 500K-1 MM Safety Award - Express America


  • Logistics Management - 2005 Quest for Quality Award, Heavy Haul Carrier
  • Logistics Management – 2005 Quest for Quality Award, Dry Freight Carrier
  • Logistics Management – 2005 Quest for Quality Award, Expedited Carrier
  • Inbound Logistics– Top 10 3PL Excellence Award, 2005
  • AT&T – 2005 Supplier Quality Alliance Award – Gold Level
  • ComputerWorld - Wireless Best Practice Award 2005


  • Truckload Carriers Association – 2004 Independent Contractor of the Year Award
  • Brunswick Corporation – 10 Year’s Claim-Free Superior Service Award 2004
  • The Freeman Companies - Partner of Excellence Supplier Award
  • Inbound Logistics - Top 10 3PL Excellence Award 2004
  • Logistics Management- 2004 Quest for Quality Award, Industrial & Heavy Haul Carrier
  • Logistics Management - 2004 Quest for Quality Award, Third Party Logistics (3PL) Providers
  • Logistics Management- 2004 Quest for Quality Award, Intermodal Marketing
  • Kansas Department of Transportation - 2004 People Saving People Award
  • Southwest Bell Directory - Quality Supplier Award 2004
  • DSO Solutions – Customer of the Year Award 2004
  • Brunswick Corporation – Quality Award for nearly 10 years of superior claim-free service
  • AT&T - 2004 Supplier Quality Alliance Award - Silver Level

  • Inbound Logistics- Top 10 3PL Excellence Award, 2003
  • Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies - 100 Great Supply Chain Partners
  • Logistics Management - 2003 Quest for Quality Award, Industrial & Heavy Haul Carrier (2)
  • Logistics Management- 2003 Quest for Quality Award, Third Party Logistics (3PL) Providers
  • Florida Trucking Association – Safety Professional of the Year Award, 2003
  • Florida Trucking Association – Driver of the Year 2003
  • Florida Trucking Association – Safety Awards 500,000 – 1 million mile category
  • Florida Trucking Association – Safety Awards 1 – 1.5 million mile category
  • AT&T - 2003 Supplier Quality Alliance Award - Silver Level
  • Verizon - Supplier of Excellence, 2003

  • Commonwealth Aluminum - 2002 Supplier of the Year
  • Kraton Polymers - 2002 Quality Carrier of the Year
  • Logistics Management & Distribution Report - 2002 Quest for Quality Award
  • The Gift Wrap Company - Provider of The Year Award, 2002
  • Verizon - Supplier of Excellence, 2002
  • AT&T - 2002 Supplier Quality Alliance Award - Silver Level
  • Inbound Logistics - Top 10 3PL Excellence Award, 2002

  • Commonwealth Aluminum - 2001 Supplier of the Year
  • Florida Trucking Association - Most Improved Safety Award, 2001 (4)
  • Kraton Polymers - 2001 Quality Carrier of the Year
  • Logistics Management & Distribution Report - 2001 Quest for Quality Award, Industrial & Heavy Haul Carrier
  • Moen Incorporated - 2001 Exceptional Performance Award
  • Sony Logistics of America - 2001 Quality Award for Outstanding Service
  • SPI Polyols - 2001 Domestic Carrier of the Year Award
  • U.S. Military Traffic Management Command - 2001 Quality Award
  • CONTECH Construction - 2001 Carrier of the Year
  • Logistics Management & Distribution Report - 2001 Quest for Quality Award, Intermodal Marketing
  • Florida Trucking Association - President's Award, 2001
  • Florida Trucking Association - Most Improved Safety Award, 2001
  • Verizon - 2001 Supplier of Excellence

  • Bethlehem Steel Corporation - Vendor of the Year, 2000
  • Commonwealth Aluminum - 2000 Supplier of the Year
  • Overdrive Magazine - 2000 Trucker of the Year, Ray Barnes
  • Florida Trucking Association - 2000 Most Improved Safety Award
  • Florida Trucking Association - 2000 Trailmobile Award, Best Accident Frequency
  • M.D. Express - Surface Carrier of the Year, 2000
  • Kraton Polymers - 2000 Quality Carrier of the Year
  • Lowes Corporation - 2000 On Time Delivery Award
  • Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association - 2000 Transportation Safety Contest, more than 100 Million Miles
  • Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association - 2000 Fleet Safety Improvement Award, more than 100 Million Miles
  • U.S. Military Transportation Management Command - 2000 Quality Award
  • CONTECH Construction - 2000 Carrier of the Year
  • Verizon - 2000 Supplier of Excellence

  • GTE Directories - Shipper of the Year, 1999
  • GTE Directories - Supplier of Excellence Quality Award, 1999
  • Commonwealth Aluminum - 1999 Supplier of the Year
  • Logan Aluminum - 1999 Outstanding Service Award
  • Logistics Management & Distribution Report - Carrier of the Year Award, 1999
  • Bethlehem Steel Corporation - 1999 Premier Supplier
  • NDTA - Distinguished Award, 1999
  • Shell Chemical Company - Quality Carrier of the Year Award, Elastomers Division, 1999
  • Shell Chemical Company - Four Star Carrier Award, 1999
  • Tennessee Trucking Association - Maintenance Professional, 1999

  • American Trucking Association - National Fleet Safety Award, 1998
  • Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association - Annual Fleet Safety Award, 1998
  • Trailmobile - Fleet Safety Improvement Award, 1998
  • Logistics Management & Distribution Report - 1998 Quest for Quality Award, Industrial & Heavy Haul Carrier
  • U.S. Department of Defense - No-Zone Participation Award, 1998
  • Shell Chemical Company - Four Star Carrier Award, 1998
  • Shell Chemical Company - Quality Carrier of the Year Award, 1998
  • Shell Chemical Company - Carrier Performance Award, 1998
  • Ohio Stamping & Machine - Vendor of the Year Award, 1998
  • GTE Directories - Supplier of the Year, Service Category, 1998
  • Beverage Air - Truckload Carrier of the Year, 1998