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ProTrans International Announces Supplier Excellence Award Recipients

Indianapolis, IN – ProTrans International, LLC, an award-winning Indianapolis based transportation and supply chain management provider that specializes in Third-Party Logistics (3PL), Freight Consolidation, Freight Management Services, and Inventory and Fulfillment Management, today announced its Supplier Excellence Award Winners. ProTrans International utilizes a diverse group of more than 5000 carriers globally and across all modes of transportation. The continued support of those carriers is vital to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers.

Carriers are nominated by the ProTrans International operations team members. Nominated carriers are then evaluated on a multitude of performance metrics that include on-time service, capacity and overall customer service performance throughout the year.

Carrier Excellence Award Winners:

President’s Award: Northfield Trucking Company Inc

LTL: Dayton Freight

Large Truckload Carrier: MVT – Mesilla Valley Transportation

Strategic Truckload Carrier: EDC Transportation LLC

Local Carrier: Lone Wolf Trucking Inc

Expedited MX Carrier 2022: Equipo Logistico JC S de RL de CV

Volume MX Carrier 2022: Transportes Alianza Real S de RL de CV

Best New MX Carrier 2022: Marcela Martinez Guerrero L and R LOGISTICS

(TOC) Partner Award: Special Service Freight Company of the Carolinas Inc.

Ground Expedite Carrier: V3 Transportation

Air Charter/NFO/HC Provider: GrandeAire

“2023 marks 30 years that ProTrans has led the LTL Consolidation market and as we’ve grown adding 3PL services and freight under management, our transportation services partners have grown with us and achieved mutual success. On behalf of ProTrans and TOC International leadership, we are honored to recognize service providers that represented the best among their core modes during 2022” said Brad Palmer, Director- Procurement of ProTrans International.

“In addition to the top providers recognized by mode, we are proud to present the first ‘President’s Award.’ This award distinguished the best of the best for a legacy service provider that has supported our customers for years and is the example we hold up for their commitment to service.”

“Northfield Trucking Co, Inc. is a women owned asset based logistics provider headquartered in Taylor, Michigan. Mrs. Leigh Ann Frederick (Owner) and the entire staff of Northfield Trucking has been an important vested partner of ProTrans for more than 20 years. Besides providing high quality and reliable services to ProTrans, Northfield Trucking has built a very strong and stable company that continues to exemplify true professionalism with a “Can-Do” attitude.  It is with great pleasure to recognize Leigh Ann Frederick and her entire Northfield Trucking Team with our First President’s Award.”  – Gary Cardenas – ProTrans President.

Each of the winners will be presented with a crystal award to commemorate their success and achievement with ProTrans and TOC International.


About ProTrans International
ProTrans, founded in 1993, is an award-winning Indianapolis based transportation and supply chain management provider that specializes in Third-Party Logistics (3PL), Freight Consolidation, Freight Management Services, and Inventory and Fulfillment Management.  We serve many vertical markets including various manufacturing industries within Canada, Mexico, and the United States. Our expertise includes innovative, best-in-class solutions that identify operational efficiency, cost-savings opportunities, and improved transit times as well as accommodate unplanned freight.

We have experienced tremendous growth in our thirty-year history evolving into a dynamic service provider of innovative and customer focused supply chain management solutions. Our creative thinking, nimble infrastructure, and customized logistics solutions will allow you to concentrate on your business.

ProTrans is committed to providing innovative logistics solutions that meet and exceeds our customers’ expectations. We encourage our business partners to support ProTrans’ corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability initiatives consisting of social, environmental, business conduct, and compliance programs integrated into ProTrans’ operational systems and corporate strategy.

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