Dynamex Inc. (NASDAQ:DDMX), the leading provider of same-day delivery and logistics services in the United States and Canada, announced the Company has been named a Tier 1 carrier for Chrysler.
As a Tier 1 carrier for Chrysler, Dynamex will provide transborder and domestic expedited premium freight transportation service in the United States and Canada. This service will be utilized by Chrysler in order to address situations like unexpected inventory shortages and/or increased production schedules creating immediate need for material from vendors to the OEM plants for fulfillment.
Dynamex will address these needs by utilizing truck capacity that is satellite technology equipped linked with a centralized North American Operations Dispatch Center. For more than 15 years, Dynamex has possessed a strong emergency freight capability, initially in Canada and then on a transborder basis and more recently for domestic services in the United States.
Dynamex is a FAST/CSA approved carrier by the US and Canadian Governments. This allows Dynamex and clients like Chrysler to have freight flowing across the border without delays utilizing Customs FAST lane thereby allowing tight production schedules to be met on-time with required material.
Dynamex has an excellent service track record for on-time delivery and is ISO 9001 certified executing consistent standard operating processes for Air Charter and Surface Expedite time critical freight primarily for the Automotive, Aerospace, Pharmaceutical and High Tech industries.
“We are very excited about this new relationship with Chrysler,” said Dynamex Chairman and CEO, Rick McClelland. “An important part of our value proposition involves providing shippers with on-demand or emergency transportation services for shipments ranging from packages to heavy cargo on a local and inter-city basis utilizing ground and air capacity. When product has to move between two points in minutes or hours, our clients can count on us to make it happen. Our team processes more than 30,000 on-demand transactions per day – more than any other service provider in North America. This relationship with Chrysler is an important next step in our pursuit of greater market penetration in what is a multibillion dollar market for same-day transportation and distribution solutions in North America.”
Dynamex is the leading provider of same-day delivery and logistics services in the United States and Canada. Additional press releases and investor relations information as well as the Company’s Internet e-commerce services package, dxNow(TM), is available at www.dynamex.com.
The Chrysler Group consists of DaimlerChrysler Motors Company LLC and its subsidiaries DaimlerChrysler Corporation, DaimlerChrysler Canada Inc., and DaimlerChrysler de Mexico S.A. de C.V., as well as other international automotive affiliates. These companies manufacture, assemble and sell cars and trucks under the brand names Chrysler, Jeep(R) and Dodge. The Chrysler Group also provides its customers with parts and accessories marketed under the Mopar(R) brand name. Headquarters: Auburn Hills, Michigan